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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

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Medora, ND 58645
+1 701-623-4466
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Bison Traffic Jam

Theodore Roosevelt National Park has a scenic driving loop, hiking trails, wild horses, bison that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AAHolt
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United States
A Few Tips About T.R. National Park

It would have been easy to have just driven by this National Park located off of I-94. We did stop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marty B
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Jensen Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prairie dogs” (441 reviews)
“the loop” (121 reviews)
“wild horses” (426 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Medora, ND 58645
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+1 701-623-4466
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Theodore Roosevelt National Park has a scenic driving loop, hiking trails, wild horses, bison that know they own the road, and lots of prairie dogs. If hiking is not your thing or if you have mobility issues, take the scenic driving loop. You can see...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It would have been easy to have just driven by this National Park located off of I-94. We did stop at the eastern end at the Painted Canyon Visitor’s center off of exit 32. A National Park Service guide informed us what we really needed...More

8  Thank Marty B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 hours during the south scenic loop. We saw lots of wildlife. There was just small pockets of snow to accent to the landscape.

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here several time but never when there was snow on the ground. We couldn’t hike, butvthe scenery was beautiful and we saw three herds of bison. Stopped by the visitor center and the staff was very friendly. Also be sure to check out...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

This park is gorgeous and the amount of wildlife a person gets to see is awesome as well. My favorite was the wild horses!

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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Visiting Teddy Roosevelt NP was a surprising, and enlightening experience. We spent nearly an entire afternoon traversing the 36 mile scenic loop of the South Unit, located adjacent to Medora, ND. The Badlands topography is unique and attractive for travelers who love new places. The...More

8  Thank Robert V
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

We have been at the Theodore Roosevelt National Park many times. We often see wild horses, buffalo, hawks, eagles, and prairie dog. We have also seen coyotes and elk. Visitors will want to "Park at this Park" so they can get out and walk some...More

5  Thank Thor1412
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

I have been 3 years and have never been disappointed in all the wildlife I've seen. The views are absolutely gorgeous.

1  Thank Sandy S
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Stopped in on our way to Glacier. I was expecting something like Badlands National Park. And it was, but somehow more spectacular. We rolled in our first night, set up camp, ate dinner, and then I went to watch a sunset with my oldest son...More

6  Thank mikebickerson
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited the park in the summer had a great time. Decided to come back and see what park looked like with snow. I think it was even more beautiful only got to go in about 15 miles but saw lots of Buffalo some elk and...More

1  Thank Don W
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Ann D
June 9, 2017|
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Response from silverfoxrambler | Reviewed this property |
If I had to pick I would do the South Dakota Badlands and Devils tower. Plus if you go to South Dakota Badlands you are just an hour or two from Mt Rushmore, Custer park, Spearfish Canyon, various caves if interested... More
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larkenRidgefield_CT
May 26, 2017|
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Response from SherryRR | Reviewed this property |
We stayed the first night in Dickinson and the second in Williston because we were going to continue north and it seemed silly to backtrack. As I recall, there a couple of hotels in each and someplace decent enough to eat... More
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May 26, 2017|
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Response from angelina t | Reviewed this property |
2 days is enough. I stayed at the Badlands Motel. This was just recently redone. It ended up being the favorite place we stayed for both my dad and uncle on our entire roadtrip. It is right down the street from the Medora... More
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