Walk Through 70,000 Acres Of Rock Formations At North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park
You’ve probably seen the beautiful, colorful hills and buttes of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Looking closer, however, you might see some truly fascinating things. The huge, expansive park is loaded with unique geological formations hidden among the valleys and on the sides of the canyons. Feeling adventurous? Explore the park to find some of them:
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Which of these formations have you seen yourself? The National Park Service website has a page with more information about them, and how to visit.
Too cold to hike the badlands? You should check out an amazing, rare collection of rocks and minerals at this quirky rock museum in North Dakota.
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.
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