2 days in Badlands National Park Itinerary

2 days in Badlands National Park Itinerary

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Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Badlands National Park and then take a memorable drive along Loop Road. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Yellow Mounds Overlook, take in the dramatic natural features at Badlands Wall, explore and take pictures at Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, then explore the striking landscape at Big Badlands Overlook, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Wall Drug.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Badlands National Park trip itinerary planner.

In August, daytime highs in Badlands National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Wall Drug, Badlands National Park, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
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