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Badlands Wall

Badlands National Park, SD
+1 605-433-5361
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Holy cats this is awesome

The 1st time I was in the area I was denied the opportunity to see this but I wouldn't let it pass... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Casey D
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Unique and worth the visit

Going through South Dakota we decided to take an hour loop off interstate 90 on our way back from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
cobaltgirl44
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Victoria Harbour
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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.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Badlands National Park, SD
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The 1st time I was in the area I was denied the opportunity to see this but I wouldn't let it pass my by a 2nd. Oh, man is this amazing. It's like being on another planet. Completely different than anything else I have ever...More

Thank Casey D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Going through South Dakota we decided to take an hour loop off interstate 90 on our way back from Alberta. It is 31 miles long and cost $20 US for the par to enter the park. There are about 10 places to stop and view...More

Thank cobaltgirl44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Put Badlands National Park on your bucket list if it isn't there already -stunningly beautiful scenery!

Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was amazing place . The view was amazing. So pretty. And it is very hot . But you see big horn sheep . And other birds and snakes. And other thing too.

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a stunning scenic drive through a very well managed region of South Dakota – there are plenty of places to stop and view the amazing colours in the mountain range. Each stopping point will give a different aspect. It’s not hard to see...More

1  Thank Fraser P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice views of some small mountains. Definatly worth pulling over to take a look. Would have liked it if there were hiking paths thru here versus just looking at them.

1  Thank wacotom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is a great experience. Park staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and roads were well marked. The gift shop was ver average, the visitor center really good, and tge park itself was awe inspiring. I would like to camp out there at night to...More

1  Thank kiwisheila55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Badlands are absolutely amazing. We drove through three different times. We also enjoyed picnicking in the park. You just can't describe the beauty.

1  Thank lisapH2381RZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Badlands was such a cool thing to see! You can drive from one end to the other, with multiples viewing stops from start to finish. Many of the stops have pathways that take you higher or lower for different views and provide great photo...More

2  Thank Kari A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is a great place to visit. It is amazing to see the different formations. You can spend a lot of time here. There are many overlooks with good parking and many trails. The trails are of differing lengths and difficulty, but something for...More

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Michael M
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Ivette R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how easy that would be, some of the roads are windy and narrow.
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cantrillo
August 13, 2016|
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Response from TnOakTree | Reviewed this property |
The drive from Hill City South Dakota to Wall, South Dakota which is the one of the main entrances is about an hour and a half. The drive through the Badlands National Park will depend on how many stops you make along the... More
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sherriel56
March 31, 2016|
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Response from Wolfgang S |
We took I-90 to Wall and than took the scenic loop 244 which gets you automatically back to I-90. Took us about 1.5 to 2 hrs with many stops. Very beautiful scenic tour!
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