Badlands National Park Trails

To find trails in Badlands National Park, South Dakota select a region or trail below.

Badlands National Park: Sage Creek Basin :: Wall, SD

This backcountry route weaves through pinnacled formations, serpentine washes, and expansive grasslands in Badlands National Park’s Sage Creek Wilderness Area. Pioneers crossing America’s sea of grass must have felt despair when they encountered th

The Door, Window, and Notch Trails :: Rapid City, SD

Easy journeys to view some of the park's most rugged rock formations. At the Fossil Exhibit, Badlands National Park has created replicas of fossils indigenous to the Badlands, and they are exhibited along this trail in glass-covered bins. The trail