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National Grasslands Visitor Center

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National Grasslands Visitor Center

A tremendous visitor experience - they represent ALL of the National Grasslands! They have great... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
GetRetired65
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Chadron, Nebraska
My first National Grassland Visitor Center!

The National Grassland Visitor Center in Wall was the first I've ever visited. I didn't even know... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Raintree_Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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All reviews buffalo gap wall drug forest service friendly rangers nice exhibits informative video jr ranger nice center wildflower garden short stop answered all of our questions worth a stop minute movie nice job quick visit south dakota main street
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

We stopped here after a trip to the Badlands National Park. Kind of a letdown after seeing the Badlands. But, a few interesting things to see. It is just up the street from Wall Drug.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

A tremendous visitor experience - they represent ALL of the National Grasslands! They have great educational programs and their living garden is amazing!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank GetRetired65
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The National Grassland Visitor Center in Wall was the first I've ever visited. I didn't even know that National Grasslands had visitor centers! Kudos to the Forest Service for a very nice job with this center. Lots of good interpretative exhibits and information. I'll be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Stopped by for a break in a long day of driving after a visit to Wall Drug. Nice center, interesting video and displays and super friendly & helpful staff. Filled water bottles, clean bathroom break and back on the road.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank joferer
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We came upon this place by accident, I must say of all the National Parks we have stopped at, these rangers who are with the Forestry Service were hands down the friendliest! They approached YOU, talking up their work & what you could see at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Kitsaattheshore
Reviewed 28 September 2018

If you are stopping at Wall Drug, walk a block up the street to the National Grasslands Visitor Center. Who knew you could have so much fun at a Visitor Center on Grasslands? The people working here love what they do and love sharing it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank LauraG050
Reviewed 25 September 2018

South Dakota's greatest attraction is Mount Rushmore. But the state also consists of sweeping grasslands, eroded land, barren buttes, sharpened pinnacles, fossil beds and magnificent landscapes. You just have to stop and view the scenery. Like Buffalo Gap National Grassland, all 595,715 acres of it....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Would recommend you stop here, really good information about the national grasslands, across the country. staff was helpful and knowledgeable. Well worth a stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 1818Dee1818
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We stopped just to see what this visitor center was about. We discovered that this is the headquarters of grassland areas that are found in states from Texas to the Canadian border. They have some really nice exhibits and a super wildflower garden. You can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank CKT808
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We stopped in early on our way out of town. They have an informative 20 minute movie about grasslands and how they were acquired and some educational displays. I was outside wandering through the flower gardens and a forest service ranger came out. She told...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rileyfergie
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