The Scenic Drives in the North and South Units may be closed due to winter weather conditions. For current road status, click on the link below: More »
North Unit Road Closure
The North Unit Scenic Drive will be closed at the Caprock Coulee parking area while repairs are in progress. Repairs may be delayed because of weather conditions, but are expected to be completed by May 15.
Dakota Nights Friday Events
Friday, September 27, 2013
7:00 PM: Traditional Stories Under the Heavens by Dakota Goodhouse at the Cottonwood Campground Amphitheater
(Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Lawn chairs are welcome.)
Did You Know?
The Little Missouri River began to carve the badlands about 600,000 years ago during the Pleistocene Epoch. The river formerly ran to Hudson Bay, but the glaciers diverted it into the Missouri River. More...