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My first National Grassland Visitor Center!

The National Grassland Visitor Center in Wall was the first I've ever visited. I didn't even know... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Raintree_Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
Nice break in a long day

Stopped by for a break in a long day of driving after a visit to Wall Drug. Nice center... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joferer
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Kona, Hawaii
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The National Grassland Visitor Center in Wall was the first I've ever visited. I didn't even know that National Grasslands had visitor centers! Kudos to the Forest Service for a very nice job with this center. Lots of good interpretative exhibits and information. I'll be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by for a break in a long day of driving after a visit to Wall Drug. Nice center, interesting video and displays and super friendly & helpful staff. Filled water bottles, clean bathroom break and back on the road.

Thank joferer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came upon this place by accident, I must say of all the National Parks we have stopped at, these rangers who are with the Forestry Service were hands down the friendliest! They approached YOU, talking up their work & what you could see at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are stopping at Wall Drug, walk a block up the street to the National Grasslands Visitor Center. Who knew you could have so much fun at a Visitor Center on Grasslands? The people working here love what they do and love sharing it...More

Thank LauraG050
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

South Dakota's greatest attraction is Mount Rushmore. But the state also consists of sweeping grasslands, eroded land, barren buttes, sharpened pinnacles, fossil beds and magnificent landscapes. You just have to stop and view the scenery. Like Buffalo Gap National Grassland, all 595,715 acres of it....More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would recommend you stop here, really good information about the national grasslands, across the country. staff was helpful and knowledgeable. Well worth a stop.

Thank 1818Dee1818
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped just to see what this visitor center was about. We discovered that this is the headquarters of grassland areas that are found in states from Texas to the Canadian border. They have some really nice exhibits and a super wildflower garden. You can...More

Thank CKT808
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in early on our way out of town. They have an informative 20 minute movie about grasslands and how they were acquired and some educational displays. I was outside wandering through the flower gardens and a forest service ranger came out. She told...More

Thank rileyfergie
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Do not miss this fascinating, mysterious area. Great hiking. Great views. Wonderful drive, just fabulous

Thank Jacki K
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Stopped in here on way back from Wall Drug. The rangers showed us the area maps and covered things to do in the grasslands. Talked about everything and explained so we could understand.

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