Deadwood Trailhead | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota
  • Deadwood Trailhead
    Deadwood Trailhead

    Deadwood was named for the burned trees the miners found in this area when they came in search of gold. The town was a prosperous placer camp in 1876.

Deadwood was named for the burned trees the miners found in this area when they came in search of gold. The town was a prosperous placer camp in 1876. It is the final resting place of Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane.

Mile Post: 108.8

Directions

Near the old railroad depot on Sherman Street in Deadwood.