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Wonderful Varieties of Scenery

This is a long trail, but you can easily hike part of it starting at either the west trailhead... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Larry P
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Fargo, North Dakota
Buckhorn Trail...AWESOME!

My husband and I attempted to hike the Buckhorn Trail in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2014
Jessie S
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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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An 11-mile hiking trail featuring a wild prairie dog town - they may look cute but these critters bite!
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2 days ago
“Wonderful Varieties of Scenery”
20 Jun 2014
“Buckhorn Trail...AWESOME!”
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Theodore Roosevelt National Park, ND
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a long trail, but you can easily hike part of it starting at either the west trailhead (closest to the park entrance) or the east trailhead. The large expanses of prairie in the middle are quite a surprise.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 21 June 2014

My husband and I attempted to hike the Buckhorn Trail in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. I use the word "attempted" because the trail is not very well marked. We lost the trail, seemed to make up our own trail and later...More

3  Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 15 August 2009

the buckhorn trail was also recommended to us rather than the "dangerous Achenbach Trail" after the rains. the trail has some hissl to climb and a creek to cross quite a few times, which was hard due to the fact it had rained!also the bentonite...More

2  Thank Prettitoes
Reviewed 25 November 2006

This was a nice trail that was recommended to us as a shorter, easier alternative to the Achenbach Trail. The trail starts out pretty level taking you through lots of sagebrush and crossing a little creek repeatedly. The first prairie dog town is an entertaining...More

7  Thank Witt06
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