Notch Trail, Badlands National Park

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  • We did Notch Trail with our 13 and 11 year old. The ladder climb was fine going up for the kids. The 11 year old took it pretty slow going down with some assistance. The trail gives you a little of ev...  more »
  • We spent a day in the Badlands in May. Took a few hikes and notch trail was one of them. Interesting hike thru the canyons and then to the stairway. Wooden ladder up the cliff and more trail above the...  more »
  • Good hiking shoes are a must, and a water bottle. This is pretty steep in some sections, so not appropriate for small children or inexperienced hikers.  more »
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