Saddle Pass Trail

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Hiking

Dogs No

0.25 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

~250 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

South Dakota

Saddle Pass Trail is a very easy hike in Badlands National Park that is great for young kids. The park says "this short trail climbs up the Badlands Wall to a view over the White River Valley. The trail ends where it connects with the Castle and Medicine Root Loop Trails." There is camping available in Badlands National Park.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Badlands National Park 25216 Ben Reifel Road P.O. Box 6 Interior, SD 57750

South Dakota Trails

Hiking Trails in Badlands National Park South Dakota

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