Some of the best single track in the world awaits you in the Badlands!

This 150 mile trail traverses the Badlands, Little Missouri National Grasslands, private land and the North and South Units of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. It draws people from all over world to hike, bike and horseback ride in the Badlands.

This trail will give you an amazing experience no matter how you choose to enjoy it.

150 Miles of Trail through Western North Dakota

Open Year-Round

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.

Here are a few more resources for your Maah Daah Hey adventure:

USFS – Medora District


Dakota Cyclery Mountain Bike Adventures

Bike rentals, gear, equipment, trail maps

Maah Daah Hey Trail Association

Interactive trail map, water and camping locations, plus photos