4 days in Badlands National Park Itinerary

4 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Badlands National Park: Murdo (South Dakota's Original 1880 Town & Pioneer Auto Museum) and Cathedral Spires Hiking Trail (in Custer). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Badlands National Park, stroll through Notch Trail, explore the striking landscape at Big Badlands Overlook, and get great views at Yellow Mounds Overlook.

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October in Badlands National Park sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Murdo, Wall, Badlands National Park, Cathedral Spires Hiking Trail, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
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