December 10, 2013
Theodore Roosevelt National Park Photo Contest Winner Announced
The National Park Service and the Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association announced the win ner of the second Annual “Picture Yourself in Theodore Roosevelt National Park” Photo Contest on Saturday.
December 02, 2013
Photo Contest Winner to be Announced
The National Park Service and the Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association are pleased to announce that the winning photo has been selected for the annual “Picture Yourself in Theodore Roosevelt National Park” photo contest. The winner will be announced during Medora’s 18th Annual Old Fashioned Cowboy Christmas festivities on Saturday, December 7 at 2:00 p.m. MST in the park’s South Unit Visitor Center.
October 31, 2013
Park Announces Winter Visitor Center Hours
Winter visitor center hours will be in effect at Theodore Roosevelt National Park beginning on Friday, November 1, 2013.
October 31, 2013
2013 Elk Population Maintenance Program Requires Mid-Week Backcountry Closures
The National Park Service will resume the maintenance phase of the Elk Management Plan in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. A limited number of elk will be removed by park staff from November 5 through December 5. Volunteers will not be necessary during this phase.
September 19, 2013
2013 Horse Auction
Feral horses from Theodore Roosevelt National Park are scheduled to be sold at public auction at Wishek Livestock Market inWishek, North Dakota on Saturday, September 28 at 11 am CDT. Approximately 105-110 horses will be sold to reduce the horse population in the national park to about 100 animals.
September 10, 2013
Dakota Nights-An Astronomy Festival
Theodore Roosevelt National Park invites curious minds of all ages to spend a crisp autumn weekend exploring our universe. Astronomers, park rangers, historians, and explorers of all kinds will gather for the first Dakota Nights: An Astronomy Festival Friday, September 27 through Sunday, September 29.
August 19, 2013
Founders Day 2013
The National Park Service will celebrate its 97th birthday on Sunday, August 25. Entrance fees will be waived at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, giving visitors a chance to enjoy a late summer day in the park free of charge.
August 02, 2013
Badlands Star Party 2013
The dark night sky of Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s North Unit is the perfect setting for the annual North Dakota Badlands Star Party on August 9 and 10.
July 09, 2013
North Unit Visitor Center Closure
The visitor center in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park will be closed this month, and visitor contact functions will be moved to the campground. Unprecedented rains in recent years have caused unstable badlands soils to shift and caused the building to move.
May 03, 2013
Road Construction to Begin in South Unit
Road construction on the Scenic Drive in Theodore Roosevelt National Park will resume on Monday, May 6. The construction crew will work on the East River Road from Wind Canyon to Beef Corral Bottom. Visitors will encounter single-lane traffic and delays of up to 30 minutes.
April 04, 2013
2013 Prescribed Fires
The National Park Service plans to implement prescribed fire projects in Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North and South Units between April 1 and June 15, 2013.
January 14, 2013
MLK Day Fee Free
Start the new year with a visit to your local national park. Theodore Roosevelt National Park will waive both entrance and camping fees for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on January 21.