Badlands National Park publishes a series of brochures and flyers about park destinations, resources and other topics of interest.
2013 Park Newspaper
2013 Ranger-guided Programs
Learn More About the Badlands
Did You Know?
To the Lakota, this harsh and desolate landscape was known as "mako sica," meaning “land bad." Early French trappers similarly described the area as “bad lands to travel across." Today, geologists consider all the places in the world with similar topography and formation badlands.