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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

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Medora, ND 58645
+1 701-623-4466
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Stunning!!!

One of the most beautiful national parks I've been to. A lot of hiking trails. Diverse scenery... read more

Reviewed yesterday
pepe574
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Metro Minneapolis-saint Paul, Minnesota
Great drive through

Very nice break from a long road trip. Visitors center was a quick stop to get some basic history... read more

Reviewed yesterday
hmbkessler
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LaPorte, Indiana
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Travelers talk about
“prairie dogs” (447 reviews)
“the loop” (121 reviews)
“wild horses” (430 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Medora, ND 58645
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+1 701-623-4466
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the most beautiful national parks I've been to. A lot of hiking trails. Diverse scenery. Can tent or RV in this park. Great campsites. Picnic areas are wonderful. You may bring your own charcoal & grill what you'd like--grills are in public picnic...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Very nice break from a long road trip. Visitors center was a quick stop to get some basic history. Amazing up close shots of wild horses and a bison. He was chilling by the side of the road and we just stopped beside him and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This small 36 mile loop road is a good drive through local natural Vistas and terrains. There are plenty of prairie dogs, a few buffalo herds and badland type mountain formations to see. The only draw back was there were very few turnouts so if...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove and hiked the loop roads in both North and South Units and really enjoyed the sites. Great place for taking photos and taking in the amazing sites. We took the ranger led hike of Painted Canyon (1 hour hike down to floor of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful country with plenty of wildlife to see. The drive through Theodore Roosevelt National Park was spectacular! Well worth the time. The town of Medora is quaint and very tourist friendly.

Thank Cheryl D
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I think Teddy would be happy to know such a fantastic place was named for him. I happened to be passing through the area on my way to Montana, and found out this Park was on my way. I'd never even heard of it, and...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful scenery! Badlands, trails, Bison. You can drive and also walk the trails. Some of the trails can be challenging. We went on the Caprock Trail, thinking it would be like many of the other trails. You are really climbing on the rocks at places,...More

Thank Jon S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We drive through the park and along with the Buffalo, Prairie dogs, Wild horses, Wild Turkey’s, we also loved the unique landscape.

Thank Bingtap
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Since we really enjoy our National Park experience everywhere, this was just another delightful day. It is very close to downtown and has a nice visitor's center.

Thank peanutsNewYork
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stunning. Bison a plenty and a encounter with wild horses. Breathtaking. Scenery more diverse than South Dakota’s badlands

Thank joe262
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cindyMidMN
May 28, 2018|
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Response from nataliebrandt2018 | Reviewed this property |
I don't ride but did see many motorcycles out when I did visit. Just be smart about coming across buffalo on the road. We seen buffalo on the roads 2-3 times while in the park. Have Fun!
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Karen W
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Marty B | Reviewed this property |
sruHello Karen, Sorry for the lateness of this response. We are currently exploring Capri, Italy. As for TRNP we were there but 3 Hours. I know we could have filled several days. TR spent months in that area on three... More
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Scot D
May 14, 2018|
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Response from Gaynor h | Reviewed this property |
There are many places to stay in Medora, but I am not a fan, so we would stay down the road in Belfield at Trappers. Yes, you will see animals. We saw bison last week, though no calves, and were very close to some of the... More
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