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Top 200 Places: Medora ND’s Buffalo Gap Ranch and Parks

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch
2 1/2 miles south of Medora on gravel road
North Dakota 58645

Full service lodging is available here with a restaurant, lounge, hook-up and dry camping sites, hearty western style meals, a variety of fun activities and adventures, amenities for hunters, and various special events throughout the season. Dogs are allowed for an additional one time pet fee of $10.

Sully Creek State Park

2 1/2 miles south of Medora on gravel road
North Dakota

A primitive 80 acre park in the heart of the badlands with campsites, vault toilets, canoeing, and corrals, Sully Creek also serves as a trailhead for the 120 mile long non-motorized Maah Daah Hey Trail. Dogs are allowed for no additional fee. They must be well behaved, kept in a secure enclosure or on a leash no more than 6 feet, and cleaned up after at all times. Dogs are not allowed in buildings, designated swim areas, playgrounds, or where posted, and they may not be tied to trees or plants or left unattended.

Top 200 Places, with tens of thousands of places listed to take your dog to, will be releasing on it’s Dog News blog, Facebook page and on Twitter a list of 200 Top Places that you can take your dog in the U.S. and Canada. This list, while intended to highlight top places that are especially pet-friendly, is not designed to be the absolutely top 200 places that we could find, but a sampling of the top places so that all regions, types of attractions, hotels, B&Bs, vacation rentals, parks, beaches, shopping and more can be considered. No doubt each of you will find many other places not on this list or our full list of dog-friendly places at Please let us know about them by commenting on the blog or emailing us at You can also let us and our readers know if you agree or disagree with the selections, or your experiences there. Please keep in mind that places often change their policies regarding dogs and thus may have different policies at any time in the future.

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