HIKING MOUNT ROOSEVELT
Mt. Roosevelt is the closest Forest Service-managed trail to the Lead/Deadwood area. The hike is only about a half-mile round-trip to the tower but offers some of the most spectacular views in the Northern Hills. Mt. Roosevelt road, parking area and trail are not maintained during winter conditions.
Beautiful fall colors
½ mile trail with spectacular views of Bear Butte, Terry Peak and surrounding area
Historical lookout tower that is open to the public
More information about Mount Roosevelt along with trail information can be found at the US Forest Service site here.