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Loop Road, Badlands National Park

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Must see · Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
Drive the scenic Loop Road to explore the beauties of Badlands National Park. Approximately 64 km (40 mi) long, the road winds through the park, following the contours of nature. Stop at some of the many overlooks with parking areas to admire the scenery and take photos. Many of these spots offer hiking trails, too. Throughout the park, you may see bighorn sheep, prairie dogs, bison, and more animals. Because the road is inside a national park, an admission fee is charged at the road's entrance. A visit to Loop Road represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Badlands National Park trip website to plot your vacation.
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  • If you’re driving on I90, this park is worth the drive through. (Especially if you like national Parks). It can easily be a drive though right back up to I90. Not the most impressive NP, but very...  more »
  • Fantastic loop trail takes you all through the park to enjoy lots of different vistas and viewpoints as well as wildlife.  more »

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