Roughlock Falls Nature Area, Savoy

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State Park · Nature / Park
Spearfish Canyon Nature Area is a nature area in Lawrence County, South Dakota in the United States. It is located in Spearfish Canyon, near Little Spearfish Creek, just before the creek joins Spearfish Creek, within the Black Hills National Forest. The area is managed by the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish, and Parks. Birdwatching, fishing, hiking, and snowmobiling are popular activities within this area. The area is about 15 miles southwest of Spearfish or about 14.5 miles west of Lead, just west of Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway (U.S. 14A).

Wildlife found in the area include: Elk, Bald eagle, White-tailed deer, Mule deer, Coyote, Beaver, Bighorn sheep, Mountain goat, and Mountain lion.
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  • The falls are small but pretty. Go away from the falls and hit the hike trail. Flat and simple. But a nice walk. Crowds in June.  more »
  • Nice falls during a time where we were the first to park. The benefits I guess of getting up a at daybreak. There is a parking spot close to the falls and overlooks where you can get good pictures...  more »

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