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Top things to do in Badlands National Park

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Ranked #1 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Nature and Parks
Owner description: A ridge that goes through the park, and is the site of incredible rock formations, which are being eroded, and therefore... more » Owner description: A ridge that goes through the park, and is the site of incredible rock formations, which are being eroded, and therefore slowly change over time. « less
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Ranked #2 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Scenic Drives
Main route through Badlands National Park.
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Ranked #3 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Hiking Trails
Scenic hiking trail that takes about an hour.
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Trails; Outdoor Activities
Trail along dry, cracked earth.
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Ranked #5 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #6 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
Owner description: Area of Badlands National Park with unusual scenery and wildlife such as bighorn sheep, buffalo, black-footed ferrets and... more » Owner description: Area of Badlands National Park with unusual scenery and wildlife such as bighorn sheep, buffalo, black-footed ferrets and prairie dogs. « less
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Ranked #7 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
Visitor center with exhibits as well as nearby shop and restaurant facilities.
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Ranked #8 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Hiking Trails
Hiking trail that leads through the Badlands Wall and takes about a hour.
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Ranked #9 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Trails; Outdoor Activities
Ranked #10 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Hiking Trails
Hiking trail that leads through prairie and Badlands country, and takes about two hours.
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Ranked #11 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Trails; Outdoor Activities
Quarter-mile trail with remnants of fossils.
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Ranked #12 of 12 attractions in Badlands National Park
Category: Shops; Shopping
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