Cabins in the Badlands National Park, South Dakota

Cabins in the Badlands National Park, South Dakota
Cabins in South Dakota's Badlands National Park area can provide rustic or modern accommodations for outdoor getaways, romantic weekends or family reunions. Cabins offer all the amenities of home or sparse, primitive lodging, making sure to offer each camper a memorable experience.

Badlands Ranch Resort and Trail

Located on the perimeter of South Dakota's Badlands National Park, the Badlands Ranch Resort and Trail offers seven cabins with satellite television, microwave ovens, refrigerators, linens, maid service, cooking utensils, heat and air-conditioning and full bathrooms. Cabins offer the option of a full kitchen with two bedrooms and five beds (queen, full, twin and bunk beds); two rooms and three beds (full and bunk beds); one room and four beds (double, twin and bunk beds); one room and two beds (full and twin), and one room with one king-sized bed. Other facilities include a bed and breakfast, motel units, RV hookups, campsites and group accommodations. Camp extras include horseback trail rides, fishing in two stocked ponds, a swimming pool and playground, and great views of the South Dakota Badlands National Park.

Badlands Ranch Resort and Trail
20910 Craven Road
Interior, SD 57750
(605) 433-5599

Cedar Pass Lodge Cabins

Located in the Badlands National Park near the Buffalo Gap National Grassland, the Cedar Pass Lodge has been open for business since 1928, which predates the park. Cabins are only offered with the essentials: heat and air-conditioning, bathroom and coffee pot. Cabins are available as single-bedroom cabins, two-bedroom adjoining cabins with connecting baths, and cottage formats. Dining is available at the Cedar Pass Restaurant. The lodge and cabins are open from April 17 to Oct. 16.

Cedar Pass Lodge
1 Cedar St. (Box 5)
Interior, SD 57750
(605) 433-5460

Frontier Cabins

Six miles from the entrance of the Badlands National Park, Frontier Cabins provides 33 non-smoking cabins that are equipped with refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, heat and air conditioning, linens and towels, ceiling fans, cable television with DVD player and free wireless Internet. Four styles of cabins are offered. A free continental breakfast is offered with cabin rental, children younger than 12 stay free, and a picnic area, guest laundry facility and gift shop are located on site.

Frontier Cabins
1101 S. Glenn St.
Wall, SD 57790
(605) 279-2619

Article Written By Leah Waldron

Leah Waldron is the head writer and editor of, a global gay and lesbian news site. She writes for Curve Magazine, LOTL Magazine, and other publications. As a travel, entertainment and home/garden writer, Waldron has written for the "Houston Chronicle" and the "Sun Sentinel." Waldron has a bachelor's and master's degree in creative writing from Florida State University.

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