Loop Road, Badlands National Park

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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  • Beautiful Country and was amazed at the rugged terrain. Was fun cruising with a Corvette caravan to Bowling Green, KY..  more »
  • This is the most convenient park access I have seen for some time.get off the interstate, drive and stop at locations for views and historical info. There is a giftshop and small museum on site as...  more »

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