About the BHSU Jacket Ride

The Jacket Ride is a motorcycle ride though the Northern Black Hills of South Dakota that takes place during the Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. The ride is hosted by Black Hills State University and the proceeds benefit student veterans.


The 2017 Jacket Ride will be held Monday, August 7 with registration beginning at 10 a.m. We will have lunch at 11 a.m. and kickstands up at 12 p.m.

The Jacket Ride will start for the Joy Center on the BHSU campus.

Past event photos

2017 Route

Contact Us:


1200 University Unit 9506

Spearfish, SD 57799-9506

Phone: 605-642-6335

Fax: 605-642-6845