Picture a Day #330 – A Visit to the Badlands of South Dakota

the road in to BadlandsToday I have more photos from my cross-country trip. These images are from Badlands National Park in South Dakota.

near Badlands

Out of nowhere, massive monolithic rock formations appear in the grasslands that cover the central part of this state. They look like giant sand castles that have dripped down onto the plains. As you enter the park, the earth opens up its cavernous jaws to welcome you. What a sight.

Badlands NP

About J M Naszady

I am an observer of the world around me, a student of nature with the eyes of an artist, and a teacher. My interests have taken me into the water, across the meadow, through the forest, along the cliffs, and up the mountain. My latest journey has plunged me into the virtual world of words and images.
This entry was posted in nature, photography, picture a day, travel and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s