National Park

Theodore Roosevelt Dog Policy

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is Somewhat Dog Friendly

Dogs Not Allowed
Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []
Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []

This region that enticed and influenced President Theodore Roosevelt consists of a park of three units in the northern badlands. Besides Roosevelt's historic cabin, there are numerous scenic drives and backcountry hiking opportunities. Wildlife includes American bison, pronghorn, bighorn sheep, and wild horses.[1]

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is a somewhat dog friendly park. While dogs are not allowed on trails, they are allowed in the campgrounds and along roads. Please be respectful and careful of wildlife with your dog. Do not leave your dog unattended.


Pet Policy Details
110 mi2
Annual Visitors

Trail Policy

Dogs are not allowed on trails.

Campground Policy

Dogs are allowed in the campgrounds, but must be kept on a leash no longer than 6'. The allowed campgrounds include:

Beach Policy

Dogs are allowed along roads and in picnic areas while on a leash no longer than 6'.

Location & Map

North Dakota

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[1] Overview text from the Wikipedia article List of national parks of the United States, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

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