Visitors to the South Unit may experience up to 30 minute delays and rough road conditions due to road construction along East River Road. Construction is expected to be complete by October 1. Check back for updates Updated 08/13/2014 5:16 pm MT
Weekend Programs to Introduce Families to Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Contact: Eileen Andes, 701-623-4466
Birds, geology, mammals, and more!Theodore Roosevelt National Park invites kids and their families for fun activities on Saturdays and Sundays. Play games, take a hike, and discover the many facets of the North Dakota badlands in these activity filled programs for the whole family.Programs will be offered in the North and South Units of the park.
"Many people are moving into the area with their families," said Superintendent Valerie Naylor. "The park is the perfect place for everyone to enjoy time together while having fun outdoors. We welcome the opportunity to introduce them to the park through these family programs.This is a great way to learn about the park that is right in their backyard."
Family programs will be offered in the South Unit on Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. MDT through August 18.Activities will begin at the Picnic Area near the Cottonwood Campground.
North Unit programs will be offered on Sundays through August 19 at 2:00 p.m. CDT.They will be held in the Juniper Campground amphitheater.
Did You Know?
Theodore Roosevelt National Park combats several invasive, non-native plants including leafy spurge, Canada thistle, knapweed, black henbane, and salt cedar through biological and chemical controls. More...