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Cottonwood Campground

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We loved our one night stay at this campground in June of 2018. While this was our 5th time visiting Theodore Roosevelt National Park as we are North Dakota residents, this was our first time camping inside the park. Cottonwood Campground is conveniently located only...More

Thank Jordan S
Reviewed 10 February 2018

My family and I stayed here for two nights in July 2017 during a long road through the Northern Plains. We absolutely loved Cottonwood. Our site (#53) was simply perfect. I was enormous, it overlooked the river, it was very well spaced from the other...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Traveling threw North Dakota and had no plans what so ever. I drifted into "Theodore Roosevelt National Park ", which is a beauty all of its own. Took a random campsite at Cottonwood Campground which since it was fall had cost me next to nothing...More

Thank raisinsinmybrainpan
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We first camped here 44 years ago on our honeymoon on the way to Glacier National Park and always wanted to return, not only to explore the badlands along the Little Missouri River, but to also honor the legacy of our greatest conservation president -...More

1  Thank Gryfudd
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We booked a campsite right on the river. The view was gorgeous! Our site had a path right down to the river and at dusk there were wild horses walking along the river. There wasn't a regular fire pit, just a small box for grilling,...More

1  Thank Caitlin C
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United States > North Dakota > Medora
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Chelsea H
28 May 2017|
Response from AlnMaria N | Reviewed this property |
Per the nps.gov website, yes, but they must be restrained at all times.
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"I thought #53 was the best :-) #52 is really good too. The walk-in sites are closer but have awesome views."
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"Sites 42, 49, 47 have best access to river but you can walk to the river from the CG road if you are camped..."
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"Sites along the river have the best view. Sites 47/49/52/53 in particular seemed to have great river access..."
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"tent site #59 has the best views, if you're willing to walk a bit from your car"
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