Some of the best single track in the world awaits you in the Badlands
Over 150 miles of The Maah Daah Hey Trail beckon you!
The Maah Daah Hey draws people from all over world to hike, bike and horseback ride in the Badlands. The combined 150-mile MDH, Buffalo Gap, and Deuce trails traverses the Badlands, Little Missouri National Grasslands, private land, the North and South Units of Theodore Roosevelt National Park and beyond.
This trail will give you an amazing experience no matter how you choose to enjoy it.
Experience the trail through the Badlands Race Series!
The creators of the Maah Daah hey 100 mountain bike race are bringing you a series of rad Maah Daah Hey Trail events that the whole family can enjoy. Get in on:
The Badlands Gravel Battle - May 27
Bull Moose Mud Run - June 9
Badlands Trail Run - July 28
Maah Daah Hey 100 - August 4
Featuring 75, 50, 25, & 13 mile races
Bold St. Nick's Fatbike Race - December 15
Traversing the trail!
From the North, the trail begins at CCC Campground in McKenzie County, located 15 miles south of Watford City off Highway 85, and meanders south to Medora, and onward to Burning Coal Vein campground.
For your safety, before using the trail, contact the USFS and inquire about maps, regulations, trail updates, and possible water sources.
Remember, for your protection, exercise caution while using the trail for any outdoor activities you may have planned. Prepare for climate extremes, steep and slippery terrain, and unpredictable wildlife.