Sights & Attractions in Badlands National Park

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Affordable Adventures Badlands Tour
Take a seven-hour narrated tour through the park...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Ancient Hunters Overlook
Perched above a dense fossil bed, this overhang,...
Viewpoints Badlands National Park
 
Badlands Loop Road
The simplest drive is on two-lane Badlands Loop...
Scenic Drives Badlands National Park
 
Badlands Wilderness Area
Covering about a quarter of the park, this...
Nature Preserves Badlands National Park
 
Ben Reifel Visitor Center
Open year-round, this is the park's main...
Information Centers Badlands National Park
 
Big Badlands Overlook
From this spot just south of the park's northeast...
Viewpoints Badlands National Park
 
Big Foot Pass Overlook
See where Sioux chief Big Foot and his band...
Viewpoints Badlands National Park
 
Big Pig Dig
Until August 2008, paleontologists dug for...
Archaeological Sites Badlands National Park
 
Bigfoot Pass Overlook
There is only a handful of tables here and no...
Restaurants Badlands National Park
 
Conata Picnic Area
A half-dozen or so covered picnic tables are...
Restaurants Badlands National Park
 
Evening Program
Watch a 40-minute outdoor audiovisual...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Fossil Talk
What were the badlands like many years ago? This...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Geology Walk
Learn the geologic story of the White River...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Golden Circle Tours
This company gives a seven- to nine-hour narrated...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Gray Line of the Black Hills
This outfit offers bus tours from Rapid City to...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Junior Ranger Program
Children ages 5–12 can join in this 45-minute...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Main Street Square
Since opening in 2011, this attractive plaza in...
Squares Outside the Park
 
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
One of the nation's most iconic attractions, the...
Memorials / Monuments Outside the Park
 
Mount Rushmore Tours
Beginning at Fort Hayes on the Dances with Wolves...
Tours Badlands National Park
 
Outdoor Campus West
A project of South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks,...
Information Centers Outside the Park
 
Red Cloud Indian School Heritage Art Museum
Changing exhibits highlight works by artists...
Museums / Galleries Outside the Park
 
Roberts Prairie Dog Town
Once a homestead, the site today contains one of...
Nature Preserves Badlands National Park
 
Sage Creek Rim Drive
This unpaved route near the Pinnacles entrance...
Scenic Drives Badlands National Park
 
Stronghold Unit
With few paved roads and no campgrounds, the...
Parks, Historic Districts / Sites Badlands National Park
 
Wall Drug Store
This South Dakota original got its start in...
Stores / Malls Outside the Park
 
White River Visitor Center
Open in summer, this small center serves almost...
Information Centers Badlands National Park
 
White River Visitor Center
Directly behind this visitor center are four...
Restaurants Badlands National Park
 
Wounded Knee Historical Site
A solitary stone obelisk commemorates the site of...
Native American Sites Outside the Park
 
Wounded Knee: The Museum
This modern facility interprets the history of...
Museums / Galleries Outside the Park
 
Yellow Mounds Overlook
Contrasting sharply with the whites, grays, and...
Viewpoints Badlands National Park

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