Badlands National Park

#1 of 8 trails in Badlands National Park
Badlands National Park is a moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Pine Ridge, SD that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

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dogs on leash kid friendly birding hiking nature trips scenic driving walking views wild flowers
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Mimi Crawford
21 days ago

3 Completed0 Reviews

a Saturday hike through the Badlands is awesome!!! great trails unlike any other I'm at awe. South Dakota is a wonderland!!!

Christina Nauman
6 months ago

14 Completed13 Reviews

Beautiful scenery

Verlicia Perez
8 months ago

41 Completed13 Reviews

Kimberly Powell
8 months ago

34 Completed21 Reviews

Nice trail and gorgeous views, but very hot.

Anna Ball
9 months ago

4 Completed5 Reviews

So fun for the kids to climb

Anna Ball
9 months ago

4 Completed5 Reviews

Fun for the kids to climb

Shannon H.
9 months ago

Amazing views! Definitely a bucket list must

Adam Lund
1 year ago

491 Completed220 Reviews

Scenery unlike anyplace else I've been. We were lucky (sort of) to be there during a thunderstorm, and boy did the sky and the landscape light up.

Courtney Chivon
1 year ago

42 Completed11 Reviews


Tatiana Smith
2 years ago

74 Completed58 Reviews

One of the most unique and beautiful places that I have ever seeing. You can't really describe it, you have to see it. Definitely a bucket list place!

Tim Todd
2 years ago

1066 Completed142 Reviews

I really wish I had given myself more time to visit the Badlands. It's high on my list to come back.

Jack Tatsch
3 years ago

372 Completed363 Reviews

Great landscapes to enjoy. Magnificent colors in the eroded terrain. Lots of wild animals.

Jodie Jones
3 years ago

20 Completed4 Reviews

Absolutely beautiful.

Terry X.
4 years ago

We didn't get a chance to stay too long and hike the trails, but this place rockstruly a unique experience. Between the Badlands and the Black Hills I was thoroughly amazed with the South Dakota landscape and I hope to return soon!

Ryan Farrell
4 years ago

7 Completed8 Reviews

Love the badlands have gone there every 5 years. I like going off the man trails a bit so its always different each time a go

Frank Clampitt
4 years ago

7 Completed7 Reviews

Like the Grand Canyon, but in reverse. Get out and walk on the trails. You'll have pictures unlike any others.

Scott Martz
4 years ago

11 Completed11 Reviews

Tons of things to see and do! Some fo the views are just amazing. Definately a must see. So many trails to just go off and explore on.

Larry Amati
4 years ago

32 Completed13 Reviews

Jason Izumi
5 years ago

22 Completed36 Reviews

Greatly enjoyed driving westward through this park on way to Mt Rushmore, Striking landscape!