Boicourt Overlook Trail is a 0.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Belfield, North Dakota that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and nature trips and is best used from April until October.

Length0.8 miElevation gain62 ftRoute typeOut & back
Kid friendlyHikingNature tripsWalkingViewsNo dogs
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Jules Anna
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HikingGreat!No shade

If you keep going beyond the bench out to the outcropping, the view will take your breath away. well, it was 26 degrees today, so that might have had something to do with it, but I saw dozens upon dozens of bison out in the vista, and there was smoke coming from what I learned was the coal veins down in the canyons. beautiful and easy hike.

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jim Chamberlain
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Hiking

short and simple

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Ken Brock
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Hiking

Short paved trail to nice panoramic view.

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John Gesimondo
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Closed

closed today for repaving

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Victoria Huggler
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Hiking

Easy to get to, and a beautiful hike for sunset.

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Turner Gunderson
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Hiking

Super cool views of the surrounding buttes! A skinny trail that is right on the edge of a decent fall, so watch your footing.

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Michael Green
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Hiking

Great views!

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Cory Van Beek
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Hiking

Easy trail to some great views and heights

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Aidan Walker
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WalkingNo shade

This is a maximum views for minimal effort trail. The first part of the trail is paved and accessible and offers a truly spectacular view over the interior of the park. A dirt path extends further to get a wider view. Be sure to look down for interesting mineral deposits and rock formations! On occasion you can see smoke from the burning coal veins. Super beautiful!

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Kelly Burtch
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Very short but with a little hill and some people were extending the hike and making their way down into the badlands area. Really awesome views of the badlands! There are more colors here than in the South Dakota Badlands because there's way more plant life and stripes in the formations (mostly browns but some reds, sometimes a greenish hue and sometimes even a blueish/blackish [this latter more in the North Unit]).

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Nolan de Bruijn
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Hiking

Very cool trail. Crossing the river is highly recommended.

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David Platt
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One of the most iconic views I've experienced -- Rolling badlands as far as the eye can see, dotted with roaming bison. If you're comfortable with the terrain, make sure to make your way all the way to the end! The views keep in getting better as you go along

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Kelsey L
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Hiking

Great, short trail that led to a beautiful overlook where we saw wild horses in the valley!

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Flicka Anne
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HikingNo shade
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David Levitt
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Hiking

Beautiful. Windy up top. There’s a little bit of off trail you can do by the peak if you feel like scrambling

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Daniel Kunz
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Hiking

if you're afraid of heights I might not go all the way to the end. Fun quick hike with great views!

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Sarah Salisbury
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HikingNo shadeOff trail

The actual posted trail ends about halfway, but if you keep walking the path all the way to the last overlook, it’s definitely worth it.

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Robert Haukenberry
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Hiking

Short hike but the views are incredible. you can see for miles across the badlands. It is a good hike to do with (or without) kids.

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Caroline Sofia
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HikingNo shade

Incredible. This is the best sunset spot in the south side of the park.

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Tim Lewis
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Hiking

Nice walk to the overlook where you will spot Bison and wild horses. A little narrow in some places but easy enough for my 1 year old to complete.

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Kris Feavel
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Hiking

Short hike with some incredible views. Continued out to the overlook and watched a herd of bison running about on the plains below

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Jessica Beers
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HikingNo shade
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julie_journeys on instagram
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Hiking

Short trail leading to some beautiful views. So windy today! Follow my instagram for more adventures @julie_journeys

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Fred User
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HikingNo shade

very scenic, leads to a hill with a very wide view of the park.

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Cordelia Hershey
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Hiking

Up close views of mesa rock layers. Lots of evidence of wild horses.

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Stewart Carnes
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Hiking

Wonderful short touristy trail. Spectacular views. A must if you're in the area. The trail is in good shape and well marked

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Alexis Kubic
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Hiking

Easy with some great views!

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Benjamin Antal
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Hiking

Amazing views!

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