Badlands National Park

Good Times at the Badlands

Badlands National Park

The Badlands are a collection of pinnacles, buttes and spires. It has the world's richest fossil beds from the Oligocene epoch. There is wildlife including bison, bighorn sheep, black-footed ferrets.


Things to do or see at the Badlands National Park

Their is a ridge that goes through the park and is the site of incredible rock formations. Their are hiking trails and their is a Scenic hiking trail that takes about an hour. Their is also a quarter-mile trail with remnants of fossils. Finally their is a hiking trail that leads through the Badlands Wall and takes about a hour to go through.