United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 6 days ABQ to Moab,4 Corners, Mesa Verde doable?
  2. 2 Coffee in Boston?
  3. 3 Nashville Never Been
  4. 4 Interracial couples traveling south
  5. 5 New England Road Trip Itinerary
  6. 6 Any Estero Island/Ft Myers experts?
  7. 7 Best route to tour most of Michigan-Help!
  8. 8 Sheraton Vistana Resort Villas
  9. 9 sight seeing Las Vegas to Palm Springs to Sante Fe
  10. 10 Traveling in winter
  11. 11 San Diego to Oregon road trip itinerary
  12. 12 CAJUN region, plus NEW ORLEANS
  13. 13 HELP! Solo road trip - the Deep south - Hints & Tips needed!
  14. 14 Oregon Trip March 2017
  15. 15 Charleston & Savannah Lodging
  16. 16 Camping in or near Big Bend National Park
  17. 17 Spring Break National Park Visit
  18. 18 New orleans recs for family
  19. 19 Ideas for February Road Trip from San Francisco?
  20. 20 Later Winter around Mobile
  21. 21 10 days in California. What should I hit?
  22. 22 2 days in Vermont, Green Mountain area
  23. 23 USA Trip in 4 Weeks
  24. 24 Uber boston
  25. 25 Florida keys trip
View next 25 » Back to the top

Hiking alone in Black Hills/Badlands/Devil's Tower?

Jump to last reply

I'm spending 4 days in South Dakota next month to see Mt. Rushmore, Custer State Park, the Badlands and Devil's Tower (WY). It looks like it will be a solo trip. I was wondering if mid-June will be busy enough that it will be safe to do some hikes alone, that there will be enough people out and about, that I won't really be alone. I'm not worried about wild animals, but rather, creeps who might get bad ideas seeing a woman hiking alone.

When I was in Austria years ago, there was a hike to a castle ruin that I wanted to take, but there were two unsavory guys that clearly took note of me and I erred on the side of caution and aborted the hike before it even began since it didn't to be a well trafficked hike.

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement