Decent snowpack in the Black Hills makes for great riding - KOTA Territory News

Decent snowpack in the Black Hills makes for great riding

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Relatively good snow pack is making for some winter fun.

Spearfish Canyon Lodge is home to year round outdoor events ranging from leaf-peeping in the fall to snowmobiling in the winter.

According to sports center manager David Oyen, this winter has been generous to snowmobiles with the trail snow pack ranging from a foot and a half to two feet! He calls 2014 the best year in four to five years.

"Snow pack is good up in the northern part of the Black Hills especially, but the trail system is set up really nice this year again" said Oyen.

Spearfish Canyon has more than 350 miles of trials.

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