Camping in Badlands National Park: 3 of Our Favs While Hiking Here!

To stock up - Cedar Pass Lodge offering meals and snacks

The Cedar Pass Campground

96 level sites with scenic views of the badlands

Located near the Ben Reifel Visitor Center

Sage Creek Campground

Campground with 22 sites located on Sage Creek Rim Road

Equestrian use is permitted here

Backcountry Camping Areas

Deer Haven - a social trail leaving from Conata Picnic Area

Sage Creek Wilderness Area - accessible from Sage Creek Rim Road

We encountered a lot of wildlife while camping in the Badlands. Here is what we saw!!