Adventure Activities

  • Pembina Gorege ATVing
  • Hiking in the Morning Haze
  • Biking in the Badlands
  • Jennifer Hellzen
  • Cruising the Byway
  • Kayaking
  • Snowmobiling at Sunset
  • Camping at Lake Sakakawea
  • Hiker Taking a Break
  • River Road Ride.wmv
  • Dogsledding in North Dakota
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: Outdoor Adventure
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: Outdoors
  • Mountain Bike in North Dakota!

Seeking that next big adrenaline rush? Or just looking to dip your toe in adventurous waters? North Dakota’s world-class biking, hiking, paddling, horseback riding and more await. Go on an off-road ATV excursion, mountain bike a section of the 140-mile Maah Daah Hey Trail, hit famous national and state park trails on horseback or hike in for an overnight camping trip. North Dakota also is becoming an extreme sports hotspot thanks to Extreme North Dakota Racing. North Dakota winters open up opportunities for skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling. Click here for more North Dakota Adventure Activities.

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Extreme endurance racing is catching on in North Dakota
8 Cozy Cabin Getaways (Best Places Lists)

Cabins are a great way to wind down after a day on the trail.

Rugged and wooded rides found in unexpected places
North Dakota has skiing, skating, hockey, curling and more. Just like Sochi

Hiking and biking trail criss-cross North Dakota, creating a patchwork of routes that lead to whatever the soul seeks. Hiking trails range from difficult on the Maah Daah Hey to easy on recreational paced routes in larger cities. Bikers can peddle slowly along river bottoms and grasslands to furious climbing some of the steep grades in the Badlands. Take your pick of this baker's dozen.

Fill your itinerary with nearly two dozen things to see and do in a tour "Out West"

Ride North Dakota's river bottoms, grasslands and Badlands for high-adrenaline fun.
Rumble along North Dakota's most scenic routes on two wheels.
Get your adrenaline pumping with these North Dakota outdoor adventures.
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Featured Listings
Northcentral
Northcentral
Minnewaukan, Minnewaukan, ND 58351
Northeast
Northeast
8735 130th Ave. NE, Mountain, ND 58262
Historic, picturesque country estate, bed and breakfast offerings and bus tours welcomed, flower...
Northcentral
Northcentral
East Main, Hurdsfield, ND 58451
Fully furnished hunting houses in the heart of the Central Flyway. This is pothole country...
Northwest
Northwest
Williston, Williston, ND 58801
Pavilion, 15 electrical sites, tenting.
Northcentral
Northcentral
PO Box 425, Devils Lake, ND 58301
Southcentral
Southcentral
4 miles east Highway 10, Bismarck, ND
18 Holes Par 72 6,494 Yards Slope 70.3 Rating 125 Green Fees $65
Southcentral
Southcentral
7745 11th Street SE, Pingree, ND 58476-8308
Arrowwood's 16,000 acres of lakes, marshes, prairie grasslands, wooded coulees and cultivated...
Southcentral
Southcentral
4764 Highway 11, Ashley, ND
9 holes Par 35 2,800 yards Slope 67.4/Rating 119 Green fees $10
Southeast
Southeast
1748 118th Ave SE, Luverne, ND 58056
Adjacent to east and west Ashtabula Crossing campgrounds.Restaurant, lounge, paddleboats,...
Northcentral
Northcentral
3275 11th St NW, Coleharbor, ND 58531
"Wild beasts and birds are by right not the property merely of the people who are alive today,...
Events
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 31, 2015
17385 County Road 4, Colfax, ND 58018
Welcome to Crooked Lane Farm, a small family farm located on the banks of the Wild Rice River...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Aug 01, 2015 - Aug 08, 2015
52 N. Main St., Garrison, ND 58540
CANDISC is a 400-mile fully supported loop bicycle tour originating and ending in Garrison, North...
Southeast
Southeast
Aug 11, 2015 - Aug 11, 2015
202 First Ave. N., Moorhead, MN 56560
Hosted by Audubon Dakota. Excursion begins at 6 p.m. Meeting in the parking lot of the Hjemkomst...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Aug 15, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015
Pipestem Trail, just south of Pipestem Dam, Jamestown, ND 58401
The race will include 3-mile and 8-mile divisions with age group competition. For more...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Aug 16, 2015 - Aug 16, 2015
Pipestem Trail, Jamestown, ND 58401
The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring an off-road mountain bike race to...
Southeast
Southeast
Aug 25, 2015 - Aug 25, 2015
202 First Ave. N.., Moorhead, MN 56560
Hosted by Historical and Clutural Society of Clay County. Excursion begins at 6 p.m. Meeting in...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 12, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015
PO Box 198, Medora, ND 58645
Don't miss this beautiful photo-taking opportunity as Hot Air Balloons fly over the North Dakota...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Sep 13, 2015 - Oct 24, 2015
5001 Fernwood Dr, Bismarck, ND 58503
Celebrate the season at Papa's Pumpkin Patch. Since 1983, thousands of people have made it...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Sep 25, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015
Citywide, Maddock, ND 58348
The Maddock Rural Renaissance Festivalcontinues to be very successful and adds new and exciting...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Sep 26, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015
3805 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58501
Enjoy bushels of fun at the ninth annual Applefest at Buckstop Junction, supporting the Bismarck...
Deals
Northcentral
Northcentral
$20 off per night
Jun 01, 2015 - Jun 01, 2016
1900 72nd St. NW, Minot, ND 58703
Single Room: a 7 night minimum stay required for $30/night rate.
Southcentral
Southcentral
Rates from $129.95
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015
180 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Flying out for a relaxing weekend or a long business trip is now easier and more economical, with...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Buy 10 nights, get 11th free
Apr 23, 2014 - May 23, 2020
215 Highway 2 E., Devils Lake, ND 58301
Stay 10 nights get the 11th night free or $40.00 cash
Packages
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2015 - Nov 30, 2015
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
DAKOTA ZOO Package!...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2015 - Nov 15, 2015
180 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Expressway Suites...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
The Park and Fly package for only $114.95*, includes One night stay and up to 10 days parking....