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447 mi 720 km of trail 22 Featured Hikes

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 116 Trails Intermediate Trails 13 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails
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gem Favorite The sun sets over the Wind Canyon Trail as a distant rain shower adds to the drama. Photo credit: NPS/Dave Bruner.

Wind Canyon Overlook

(5) Medora, ND
gem Favorite Roosevelt's Maltese Cross Cabin is a must-see in his namesake national park.

Maltese Cross Cabin

(4) Medora, ND
gem Favorite Elkhorn Ranch is a must-see in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Photo credit: NPS/Laura Thomas.

Elkhorn Ranch

(2) Medora, ND

Featured Hikes in North Dakota - 22

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Favorite View of the Little Missouri and southern part of the park.
Intermediate/Difficult

Achenbach Loop

18.4 mi 29.7 km • Loop • 2,289 ft Ascent 697.69 m Ascent

(7) Watford…, ND
Favorite This land was originally eroded by an intermittent stream.
Easy/Intermediate

Kate's Walk on the Maah Daah Hey Trail

5.0 mi 8.0 km • Out and Back • 473 ft Ascent 144.28 m Ascent

(2) Watford…, ND
Favorite The Des Lacs River as seen from the Canada Goose Nature Trail.
Easy/Intermediate

Canada Goose Nature Trail

7.6 mi 12.2 km • Point to Point • 392 ft Ascent 119.55 m Ascent

(2) Kenmare, ND
Favorite View up towards the infantry post blockhouses.
Easy/Intermediate

Hills and Views Loop

3.8 mi 6.1 km • Loop • 357 ft Ascent 108.77 m Ascent

(1) Mandan, ND
Favorite The spectacular view of the Turtle Mountain area.
Easy/Intermediate

Butte Saint Paul

0.4 mi 0.6 km • Loop • 111 ft Ascent 33.83 m Ascent

(1) Bottineau, ND
Favorite Rolling hills and wetlands.
Easy

Lostwood Refuge Prairie Hiking Trail

7.8 mi 12.5 km • Loop • 286 ft Ascent 87.14 m Ascent

(1) Kenmare, ND
Favorite More of the Bad
Intermediate

Painted Canyon

1.1 mi 1.8 km • Loop • 262 ft Ascent 79.71 m Ascent

(9) Medora, ND
Favorite Horses along the way also seem to enjoy the Jones Creek Trail.
Intermediate

Jones/Lower Talkington/Lower Paddock Loop

11.8 mi 19.0 km • Loop • 509 ft Ascent 155.16 m Ascent

(6) Medora, ND

Trails in North Dakota - 107

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0.2 mi 0.3 km #1Boicourt Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
0.2 mi 0.3 km Medora, ND
0.6 mi 0.9 km #2Ridgeline Trail
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Medora, ND
19.5 mi 31.4 km #3Buffalo Gap Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
19.5 mi 31.4 km Medora, ND
47.0 mi 75.6 km #4Maah Daah Hey II - The Deuce
Easy/Intermediate
Amidon, ND
Easy/Intermediate
47.0 mi 75.6 km Amidon, ND
1.7 mi 2.7 km #5Badlands Spur
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Medora, ND
1.1 mi 1.8 km #6Young Hawk Interpretive Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Bismarck, ND
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Bismarck, ND
7.1 mi 11.4 km #7Cottonwood Trail
Intermediate
Watford City, ND
Intermediate
7.1 mi 11.4 km Watford City, ND
1.8 mi 3.0 km #8Little Soldier Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Mandan, ND
Easy/Intermediate
1.8 mi 3.0 km Mandan, ND
0.1 mi 0.1 km #9Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park Stairs
Intermediate
Bismarck, ND
Intermediate
0.1 mi 0.1 km Bismarck, ND
1.1 mi 1.7 km #10Bloody Knife's Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Mandan, ND
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Mandan, ND
1.5 mi 2.4 km #11PS Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Manning, ND
Intermediate/Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Manning, ND
1.1 mi 1.7 km #12Little Sioux Loop
Easy
Mandan, ND
Easy
1.1 mi 1.7 km Mandan, ND
5.0 mi 8.0 km #13Prairie Hiking Trail
Easy
Kenmare, ND
Easy
5.0 mi 8.0 km Kenmare, ND
0.5 mi 0.7 km #14Wind Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
0.5 mi 0.7 km Medora, ND
99.2 mi 159.6 km #15Maah Daah Hey
Intermediate/Difficult
Medora, ND
Intermediate/Difficult
99.2 mi 159.6 km Medora, ND
2.1 mi 3.4 km #16Painted Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.4 km Medora, ND
1.9 mi 3.1 km #17Big Plateau Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Medora, ND
3.5 mi 5.6 km #18Gooseberry Park Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fargo, ND
Easy/Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.6 km Fargo, ND
4.2 mi 6.8 km #19Lower Talkington Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
4.2 mi 6.8 km Medora, ND
0.1 mi 0.2 km #20Sperati Point Overlook Trail
Easy
Watford City, ND
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Watford City, ND

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