Cedar Pass Campground

Address: Badlands National Park, Badlands National Park, South Dakota, United States | Campground
 
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This campground is located on Badlands National Park, Badlands National Park.
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        TravelPod Member ReviewsCedar Pass Campground Badlands National Park

        Reviewed by mrighter

        A Campsite in the Badlands

        Reviewed Jun 28, 2014
        by (4 reviews) State College, PA , United States Flag of United States

        Cedar Pass Lodge Campground and bathhouses (modern) were clean. The campground was simply a wide open expanse of grass - few trees, if any. I don't recall. No privacy either. Tent sites were close together. However, most tenters are friendly folk and maintain an etiquette about noise levels and intrusion. (This doesn't apply to tenters in NY state though!) There was a picnic table at each site with a slat board shade over it. Kind of like half a covered wagon...we saw these in other parts of SD too. Must be their state 'picnic table design'. The lodge has a limited supply of packaged food for sale to take out - fresh sandwiches, wraps, and salads. Beer, wine, milk, water, and sodas are available. Some other grocery items like cookies, cereal, chips in small packaging. No bread or eggs! There is a restaurant in the lodge. Saturday breakfast was a buffet - no menu items available. The buffet was not appealing and it was costly for the mediocrity of it. If you need a place to crash while you explore the Badlands, this is good place...18.00$ per night. Be sure to bring in your own food!

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        Reviewed by 10sandy

        Amazing Views

        Reviewed May 29, 2013
        by (29 reviews) Sharon, MA , United States Flag of United States

        This is an amazing place, these Badlands. The staff here was overly accommodating. There is a restaurant here near the campground and a store with gifts and some supplies. It is inside the park and the Badlands Scenic Loop is just around the corner. Just sitting at your campsite you view these great mountains. It is easy to get to and I would definitely suggest a stop here.

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        Reviewed by splencner

        This is a favorite place to camp.

        Reviewed Jun 20, 2012
        by (28 reviews) Jefferson Park, Chicago, IL , United States Flag of United States

        Great place to tent camp. I love this spot and always stay here. Books up early only on the weekends. Bathrooms clean. Camping is under $15. Views cannot be beat.

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        The view from Cedar Pass is amazing.
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        TripAdvisor Reviews Cedar Pass Campground Badlands National Park

        4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
         

        Travel Blogs from Badlands National Park

        Mt. Rushmore and beyond

        A travel blog entry by jfhoran on Sep 18, 2016

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        Today we spent the entire day exploring the Mt.Rushmore region which includes areas such as Keystone ,Hill and Custer State Park. The highlight of course was Mt. Rushmore which is truly fabulous. It is present from so many different areas but the memorial itself with the presidential walk and plaza of flags was the highlight. We spent a few hours …

        Ghosts of Our Past

        A travel blog entry by rvhavingfun on Aug 04, 2016

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        You close your eyes, take a slow, deep breath, slowly open your eyes, and think you are on another planet. You are surrounded by blue skies, eroded buttes, pinnacles, and spires. There are lush grasslands with buffalo, pronghorn, and big horn sheep. You are in Badlands National Park.

        Once the area was the floor of an ocean. For 11,000 …

        Missiles, Malls and Badlands

        A travel blog entry by catndeano

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        ... including a T-rex that looks for food every 12mins, a giant 6 foot bunny with horns and more western themes that you could shake a stick at. After a wander round we found a nice parking spot in one of Wall Drugs car parks and settled in for the night.

        5th Aug.

        Got up early at 7am from our Wall Drug car park and drove straight out to the Delta-9 missile silo. After looking at ...

        Day 7 –thru Wyoming to Wall, SD

        A travel blog entry by kann2010

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        ... separated by hallways with pictures, plaques, dead animals. Quite charming in its own way. Good thing it was closing after we’d been there an hour, or it would have been hard to drag the kids away. Q was especially thrilled by all of the ‘jackalope’ merchandise available.

        Tomorrow continuing our trek to our most eastern point, de Smet, SD…. Laura Ingalls territory (think Little House on the ...

        Day 4 - SD Badlands

        A travel blog entry by meckley

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        ... ice water, we each had a cup, and now up to 20,000 people each day stop at Wall Drug.

        As we started to search for a place to stay we realized that all of the commonly known hotels were already booked for the night. We managed to find a cabin. It wasn’t the classiest place we ever stayed. However, after we shoved the towel under the crack in the door to help keep out the 111F heat and hopefully the mice, the place was okay. Jon says we stayed in better places in Tibet ...

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        The view from Cedar Pass is amazing.
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