The Badlands National Park is such an area filled with geological wonders. Since there is a state highway running through the park, it is readily enjoyable in many different perspectives of this wonderful geological formations in South Dakota. There are numerous overlooks and trails in this park. Of all overlooks, perhaps the most outstanding viewpoint above the rest where you can fully appreciate what the Badlands can offer is the Yellow Mounds Overlook. From this Overlook, you can see a feast of colors mixed with a variety of prime and pastel tone colors. Although it is named as "yellow" mounds, you can see yellow, purple, brown and grayish yellow colors marvelously stacked layers as if it was a piece of artwork done by a sand artist.