Welcome to the Badlands National Park. We arrived early in the morning and it was a pleasant 65 degrees. We entered through the Pinnacles Entrance just 14 miles from Wall SD. There is a loop road and we decided this will be our route for the day.
Sage Creek Basin Overlook Area
Roberts Prairie Dog Town Area
Yellow Mounds Overlook Area
Burns Basin Overlook Area
Fossil Exhibit Trail Area
Castle Trail - look hard to see it.
Our favorite sign - because we were not pulling our fifth wheel.
Big Badlands Overlook Area
1) Stop by the Ben Reifel Visitor Center
2) Do not eat at the Cedar Pass Lodge restaurant.
3) No dogs on walkways or trails. However, our dogs loved looking at the prairie dogs, goats and cows from the truck. They were allowed out of the car in the parking lot of the visitor center.