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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Medora, ND 58645
+1 701-623-4466
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Thank you Mr President

We spent two days exploring the Park VERY early as well as evening. we encountered beautiful... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Brenda C
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Nashville, Tennessee
via mobile
Beautiful views & wildlife!

We saw buffalo up close & personal, bands of wild horses, antelope, prairie dogs & deer, just by... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“prairie dogs” (388 reviews)
“wild horses” (380 reviews)
“the loop” (97 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Medora, ND 58645
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent two days exploring the Park VERY early as well as evening. we encountered beautiful sunrises and stunning sunsets, (be adventurous walk the trails go down the not so traveled roads) Buffalo, Mustangs,Elk, Phesants, Grouse, Turkey, and a Bald Eagle. Witnessed a Fire in...More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We saw buffalo up close & personal, bands of wild horses, antelope, prairie dogs & deer, just by driving on the road. Very nice national park!

Thank Peggy Ann S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The park is open 24 hours daily. The visitor center at the South entrance offers a short informative film and a small museum dealing with Teddy Roosevelt and the nature in the park. It makes a good starting point for your visit. From the visitor's...More

Thank PAboyinFL
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the south unit multiple times throughout our weekend in Medora! We never saw the same thing twice and enjoyed every minute of it!

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did some great hiking in the south unit. Saw a lot of bison, some deer and a fox along with some beautiful vistas.

1  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went one evening around 6, after recommendations that we might see more animals. With our four boys, we traveled the entire loop. A highlight of the trip occured when we came around a corner in the park and saw a group of about 20...More

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was heading west to Montana for some bicycle road riding over a few mountain passes. This was not our first trip west together. This park has become a must stop and do. The 35 mile loop road on a bicycle is a fantastic way to...More

Thank normk437
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited both North and South Park, saw best wildlife in the South. Stayed at Cottenwood campground which had great host couple who found us a place to stay with a reservation on a busy day.

1  Thank Rudder H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great experience! The rock formations and canyon" look of this national Park which really breathtaking. We encountered prairie dogs in several locations and Buffalo roaming freely, even across the road.

1  Thank Brian E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very pleasant drive, saw several herds of buffalo and prairie dog villages. Would be great for Hiking

Thank Rebecca H
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Ann D
8 June 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
25 May 2017|
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Response from Robw04 | Reviewed this property |
Hey there. I literally just came back from there. The AmericInn is a nice spot. I posted reviews on it and a local restaurant called Little Mo. Feel free to check them out. If all you're doing is driving through these... More
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larkenRidgefield_CT
25 May 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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