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    Theodore Roosevelt

    National Park North Dakota

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  • Road Construction

    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

Roundup Group Horse Campground

The application period has closed. Available dates will be posted on April 1 and will be reserved on a first-come, first served basis.

2014 Available Dates:
May 1-13
May 20/21
July 2 and 9
October 17-31

The campsite is open from May 1 to October 31.

  • Check-in and check-out time is noon.
  • Maximum group size is 20 people and 20 horses, or 30 people without horses.
  • Maximum length of stay is 5 nights annually.
  • Weather dependant, water may/may not be available during May and October

Reservations

  • The reservation period begins on the first Monday of March.
  • The reservations process gives equal opportunity to all parties
  • The reservation period is open unitil 14 calendar days after the first Monday in March.
  • All requests must be received NO LATER THAN 3 Days after the closing date.
  • Once all applications are received, there is a random lottery done via computer.
  • Requested group size is 6, maximum group size is 20 people and 20 horses, or 30 people without horses.
  • Telephone reservations are not accepted.
  • Requests are to be postmarked or faxed beginning on or after the first Monday of March.
  • Requests postmarked or faxed before the first Monday of March will be discarded.
    Duplicate requests will not be allowed.
  • If the first date requested is not available, alternate dates listed will be considered.
  • A confirmation letter, or a letter indicating unsuccessful requests, will be sent to each applicant in late March. All dates not filled during the initial lottery process are available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning the first Monday of April. These dates will be available on the website once the lottery is done.

The park's rules and regulations are designed for your safety and to protect the resources that you have come to enjoy. If you have any questions, please contact a park ranger. Regulations, particularly involving grazing and hitching, will be strictly enforced.

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Fire

By returning fire to the landscape in a responsible way, prescribed fire allows Theodore Roosevelt National Park to sustain a mixed-age grassland, to increase forage and habitat diversity for wildlife, and to reduce the impact and intensity of wildfires. More...