theodore roosevelt national park north dakota

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is located in western North Dakota. Home to bison, elk and prairie dogs, the sprawling park has 3 sections connected by the Little Missouri River.

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Visitors get their first real glimpse of the Badlands from the overlook at the Painted Canyon Visitor Center on Interstate 94, east of Medora.

PAINTED CANYON VISITOR CENTER.

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At Theodore Roosevelt's urging, the Maltese Cross Ranch Cabin, now at the entrance of the park.

MALTESE CROSS RANCH CABIN.

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While prairie dog "town" can be found in many areas of the park, the first one encountered is along the road soon after entering the park near Skyline Vista.

PRAIRIE DOG TOWN

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SCENIC LOOP DRIVE.

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ELKHORN RANCH SITE.

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THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK NORTH UNIT SCENIC BYWAY

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OXBOW OVERLOOK.

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MEDORA.

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