Hiking & Biking Trails

The Meridian Trails System

The Meridian Trails System offers over 40 miles of trails filled with scenic beauty and several historic sites. All trails in the city are paved and lighted. Trails leading to the lake area and throughout the campgrounds are all paved and some sections are lighted. Trail maps are available at the Yankton Chamber and Visitors Center. The following are locations and descriptions of the trails:

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Trailhead to Riverside Park Trail

Hiking & Biking Trails Outdoor Recreation

1.5 miles, 10’ wide concrete from the Trailhead near Yankton Chamber and Visitors Center to Riverside Park and 8’ wide asphalt in park, flat grade. This […]

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Toe Road/Lake Yankton Prairie Trail

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2.5 miles, on-road and off-road paved, flat grade. Travel on this on-road trail portion from the Lewis & Clark Lake Trail, past Pierson Ranch Recreation […]

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South Shore Trail

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3.5 miles, 10’ wide primitive dirt surface, varied grade with moderate inclines. This nature trail in the South Shore area of the Nebraska Lewis & Clark […]

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Nebraska Primitive Trail

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1 mile, 8’ wide primitive dirt surface, mostly flat grade with a few steep inclines. This nature hiking/biking trail is located on the south side of […]

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Nebraska Meridian Trail

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1.2 miles, 10′ wide asphalt, flat to moderate grades. This begins east of Gavins Point Dam and runs along the Missouri River and Highway 121 to […]

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Miller Creek Trail

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75 miles, 10’ wide primitive dirt surface, varied grade to moderate inclines. This nature hiking trail located in the Miller Creek area of the Nebraska Lewis […]

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Meridian Bridge Trail

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5 miles each level, 12′ concrete, no slope on lower level, steep slope on upper level entry ramps. This trail is the historic double-deck Meridian […]

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