Roof Trail | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Explore the relationship between the surface and subsurface resources of Jewel Cave National Monument by walking this self-guided tour.

The trail begins at the covered patio area outside the visitor center lobby and returns to the north end of the visitor center.

An overlook, located approximately 100 yards (91 m) from the visitor center, provides a magnificent view of the forest and canyons.

Hiking Time
~ 30-45 minutes

Terrain
~ Moderate inclines. Not accessible for wheelchairs or strollers.