Notch Trail, Badlands National Park

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  • Notch Trail is near the northeast entrance so we hiked it in the morning before the June temperatures climbed. The trail is easy to find as it is marked by a sign at the end of a parking lot. For us, ...  more »
  • One of the most beautiful hikes in the Park, accessible to all despite the warnings at the beginning. The landscape is breathtaking... a true playground ;-)
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  • This trail at 1-1/2 miles round trip is an excellent trail to experience the Badlands up close and personal. Four of us hiked this moderate trail with some elevation gain and a log ladder to climb up ...  more »

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