The Medora fun you've come to know and love from the summer doesn't stop when summer's over.
Fall in the Badlands is amazing!
The changing colors of the leaves against the muted tones of the Badlands is the perfect backdrop for exploring the trails and streets both in and outside of Medora. Plus, the cooler weather brings the wildlife out to play and make the fire place in lobby of the Rough Riders Hotel the perfect place to cozy up for great
Ring of Fire
Now - October 10
Wed - Sat | 7:30pm MDT
Sun | 2:00pm MDT
From the opening chords of vintage country to rockabilly, rock n’ roll, searing ballads and gentle songs of love and deep faith, Ring of Fire packs a score that provides a rich fabric in which to lay down the story of Johnny Cash.
The Teddy Roosevelt Birthday Package
Celebrate Theodore Roosevelt's 163rd birthday with a whole TR bash! Dinner at Theodore's, a special TR show by Joe Wiegand at the Old Town Hall Theater, and a stay at the Rough Riders Hotel is a great way to party!
Halloweekend Eats & Events
October 29 & 30
Enjoy the crisp autumn air of Medora as you mosey the boardwalks of town. Enjoy a delectable Halloween menu at Theodore's Dining Room and stay the Rough Riders Hotel so your just steps from all the great events happening around town!
Fall activities don't end here, keep scrolling...
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Stay in Luxury
Need a place to rest your head after taking in a show, great food, history, golf, and TRNP? You're in luck, Medora's premier lodging experience is open year-round!
The Rough Riders Hotel, named for the volunteer cavalry unit led by America's 26th President, Theodore Roosevelt, you’ll fall in love the moment you arrive!
Plus, you can ask for one of our historic rooms where it’s rumored the President himself may have delivered a speech from the balcony!
Adventure in the Great Outdoors
Medora is your Basecamp to Theodore Roosevelt National Park -- and fall and winter are AMAZING times to experience this magical place -- for a few days or just a few hours. Between uninterrupted hiking, amazing viewing opportunities of TRNP's wild creatures, and the best night sky in the world, is a wonderful time to experience the place that inspired President Theodore Roosevelt.
Big Treks and Epic Views
Hit the Maah Daah Hey -- 150+ miles of epic single track trail-ready for you to venture on to whether by foot, hooves, or wheels. Fall on the world-famous Maah Daah Hey trail is great because the trail is in great shape, the temperatures are perfect for a long ride, and the views the trail is known for are even better with a mix of fall colors coming into effect.
History Abounds in Medora
Learn the fascinating history of this tiny paradise in the Badlands. Don't miss out on the Theodore Roosevelt National Park Museum, the Chateau de Mores Interpretive Center that tells the wild story of the creation of Medora, the Cowboy Hall of Fame, and more!
Touch history inside TR's first ranch, the Maltese Cross Cabin before you see what it was like to live as a Marquise inside de Mores' actual frontier home -- dubbed "The Chateau" by the 1800s locals. After a visit to Western Edge Book Store, or one of the other wonderful shops in town (fall hours may vary), you'll be able to bring back the incredible of Medora home with you!