Visitor Center Open / Road Construction
Park roads and parking lots are under construction. Expect occasional 10 - 15 minute road construction delays along Hwy 240 Loop Road. There is limited parking at the Ben Reifel Visitor Center. Please follow the signs to park in designate areas.
Additional Online Resources
Badlands Twitter Feed
Follow the Badlands Twitter feed, @BadlandsNPS, to stay in touch with what is going on at the park and learn interesting facts.
Badlands National Park Facebook Site
This is a place where fans of Badlands National Park are free to share information and experiences with one another. Follow us.
Did You Know?
The 1928 bill originally proposing a park in the South Dakota badlands used the name -Teton National Park - in the hopes of avoiding the negative-sounding name of Badlands. Teton was a title later applied to Grand Teton National Park.