White River Valley Overlook, Badlands National Park

4.9
#5 of 9 in Nature in Badlands National Park
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · National Park
White River Valley Overlook is located in Badlands National Park. Plan your White River Valley Overlook visit and explore what else you can see and do in Badlands National Park using our Badlands National Park day trip website.
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  • you can see the typical Badlands features, the hills with red horizontal strips, there is a short boardwalk leading to a viewing platform. It's the first stop of the scenic drive. Worth to stop by...  more »
  • Spectacular views. This was one of my favorites stops of the many overlooks along the Badlands Loop Road. Make sure to walk out onto the rocks for an even better experience.  more »
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  • White River Vally Overlook is the Badlands and. TheBlack Hills of WY. Was a very interesting place to visit. The rock looks like mud that has been peturfied. And the Black Hills are very black. Most of the hills do not have trees on them, all weeds or grass. Great place to visit! It's very dry and looks a lot like California rolling hills.i
  • Breathtaking! They're weren't any handrails, so it's best to be aware of how close to the edge you get, especially since the ground in the Badlands is really soft and breaks easily. Despite the obvious danger of falling, it didn't feel dangerous or scary, probably due to such a great view. If you visit the Badlands, make sure to stop at this overlook!

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