Passes can be purchased year-round at
- self-service stations at the trailheads
From May 1 - September 28 of each year, the following businesses sell Mickelson Trail passes.
Heart of the Hills Gas Station
Heart of the West Gas Station
Newton Fork Ranch
Black Hills Inn and Suites
Black Hills Trails Office
Black Hills Visitors Center
Wildlife Regional Office
From October 1-April 30, the following locations sell Mickelson Trail passes.
Black Hills Trails Office in Lead
Wildlife Regional Office in Rapid City