• Milky Way across Theodore Roosevelt National Park

    Theodore Roosevelt

    National Park North Dakota

Operating Hours & Seasons

The park is open 24 hours a day, year-round.

Portions of the South Unit Scenic Loop Drive and North Unit Scenic Road may be closed in winter due to snow and ice. Click here to check the status of the park roads.


VISITOR CENTERS:

South Unit Visitor Center
Open daily all year 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. MT
Begining June 1 open daily 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. MT
Closures - Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Painted Canyon Visitor Center
Open daily 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. MT

North Unit Visitor Center
Open Friday-Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. CT

CAMPGROUNDS:

Cottonwood Campground
Open all year. Limited services from October 1 to mid-May. Fees collected year-round.

Juniper Campground
Open all year. Limited services from October 1 to mid-May. Fees collected year-round.

Did You Know?

Prairie Dog

Prairie dogs are often persecuted for their apparent destructiveness to the plants in their towns. Although they do keep the grass's growth to a minimum, the rodent's foraging habits promote the growth of forbs, upon which other grazing animals such as bison, elk, deer, horses, and pronghorns feed. More...