After looking at these pictures of Badlands rock formations, you’ll understand how this park got its name.I am calling the National Park System, nps.
Here is the Badlands Park map.
This next picture is a computer 3D image.
The Prairie at Badlands.
The Ponderosa Pine is found in South Dakota.
Wildflowers grow in the prairie grasses as well as other places.
These last four wildflower pictures were taken by Jim Pisarowice, nps.