Road construction in South Unit
Road construction on the South Unit Scenic Drive will begin 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. More »
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's Cottonwood and Juniper Campgrounds are open year-round on a first-come first-served basis. More...