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.
2012 Photo Contest Winner
Contact: Eileen Andes, 701-623-4466
Theodore Roosevelt National Park Photo Contest Winner Announced
The National Park Service and the Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association
Kim Wehner of Kennewick, WA won the Grand Prize with her scenic photo entitiled, "Little
Sandra Swanson of Inver Grove Heights won First Prize with "Painted Canyon Overlook,"
"Congratulations to Kim Wehner and the rest of the prize winners," said Superintendent Valerie Naylor. "We would also like to thank everyone who participated in the photo contest. We sincerely appreciate Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association's partnership in the contest and look forward to another one next year."
The 2013 Theodore Roosevelt National Park Annual Pass, which is good for one year from the month of purchase, will be on sale starting January 1. The cost is $20.00.
For information about events and activities in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, please visit the park's website at www.nps.gov/thro. You can also follow us on Twitter @TRooseveltNPS and "like" us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheodoreRooseveltNationalPark.
Did You Know?
When thieves stole Theodore Roosevelt's boat in 1886, he and his ranch hands built a new boat and chased them downriver. After apprehending the three men, Roosevelt singlehandedly marched them overland to Dickinson and collected a $50 reward while his ranch hands floated downstream to Mandan. More...