Theodore Roosevelt valued the Elkhorn Ranch's remoteness and quietude. Learn about the significance of this special place, and the outside influences threatening this tiny but important part of the park.
Theodore Roosevelt's experiences in the Badlands of North Dakota deeply affected him in many ways. The conservation ethic he developed while in Dakota Territory influenced his political policies and left a legacy of public lands and resources.
3 minutes, 48 seconds
Elkhorn Ranch Audio Guide
This audio presentation provides narrative and perspectives on the Elkhorn Ranch. It includes quotes from Theodore Roosevelt, his ranch manager Bill Sewall, and Roosevelt historian Clay Jenkinson.