Trail Run Project Logo

gem icon Wind Canyon Overlook [Suggest Edits]

10 votes
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Description

This is likely the most photographed spot in the park. It provides a spectacular view of the Little Missouri River Valley in an area with a big bend and steep cliffs along the river. It is also a good spot to see wild horses and bison accessing the water.

Short Run: The viewpoint is approximately a quarter of a mile from the parking lot.

Gem Type: Viewpoint

Shared by:
Karen Ryberg

0 Comments

You & This Gem

Your Rating:      Clear Rating
Your Favorites: Add to Favorites · Your List
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

none

Nearby Gems

gem Favorite Roosevelt's Maltese Cross Cabin is a must-see in his namesake national park.

Maltese Cross Cabin

(7) Medora, ND

Nearby Trails

0.5 mi 0.7 km Wind Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
All Clear
Update
5 days ago
15 
0.6 mi 0.9 km Ridgeline Trail
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
10.6 mi 17.1 km Petrified Trail Loop
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
All Clear
Update
Dry
57 days ago
11 
1.1 mi 1.8 km Painted Canyon
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
14 
1.2 mi 1.9 km Pancratz Trail
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
19.5 mi 31.4 km Buffalo Gap Trail
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
0.2 mi 0.3 km Boicourt Overlook Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
Easy/Intermediate
Medora, ND
All Clear
Update
5 days ago
47.0 mi 75.6 km Maah Daah Hey II - The Deuce
Intermediate
Amidon, ND
Intermediate
Amidon, ND
Unknown
Update
1.7 mi 2.7 km Badlands Spur
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
11.8 mi 19.0 km Jones/Lower Talkington/Lower Paddock Loop
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Intermediate
Medora, ND
Unknown
Update
Shared by Karen Ryberg on Apr 24, 2016. All Page Views: 1,564. Last Month: 26.