The only location to purchase food in Badlands National Park is at the Cedar Pass Lodge, located just down the road from the Ben Reifel Visitor Center. The Cedar Pass Lodge restaurant offers full sit-down meals as well as snacks.
If you plan on bringing your own food to the park, please remember to pack out what you pack in. Garbage and unfinished food can disrupt ecosystems in the park. Trash cans are available at overlooks throughout the Badlands Loop Road as well as the Ben Reifel and White River Visitor Centers.
There are many different ways to spend a night in Badlands National Park. The only lodging available in the park is at Cedar Pass Lodge, which offers cabin rentals. For more information and booking, visit their website.
Last updated: July 13, 2020