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What is Ecotourism? The term "ecotourism" has a variety of definitions. It even goes by different names, including sustainable tourism, responsible tourism, community tourism, adventure travel, rural tourism, civic tourism, geotourism and voluntourism. Each of the above terms vary slightly in... Read More
Agritourism is the practice of inviting guests to visit and/or participate in normal farm or ranch activities. What is AgriTourism? Registration Information AgriTourism and Tourism Development Workshop Additional Information and Documents What is AgriTourism? Agritourism is the practice of... Read More
Rodeos and powwows are important parts of North Dakota culture. Eight seconds seems so long when you're watching a cowboy hang on for dear life. From national professional events to local high school competitions, rodeo isn't just a sport in North Dakota, it's a feel-the-dirt-in-your-teeth way of... Read More
Questions:  1.  In 1804, explorers Lewis and Clark were accompanied on their trek from Dakota Territory to the Pacific Ocean by an Indian woman named _____________________.  2.  The American President who came to hunt and fish in Dakota Territory as a young man and became a... Read More
Ghosts of the Custer House Tour guides and other workers at the reconstructed house of General George and Libbie Custer at Fort Abraham Lincoln near Mandan say the mansion is haunted with a "presence" that has tapped people on the shoulder, moved dishes and candlesticks and wiped its hands on... Read More
The legendary North Dakota brand was built on the stories of notable figures who have a legacy preserved here. Visitors can tour the site where Sakakawea lived with her village. They can walk inside Theodore Roosevelt's cabin in the Badlands. They can canoe the same waters as Lewis & Clark.... Read More
Have you ever seen a 38-foot-tall cow? How about a 26-foot-tall buffalo? You can see these giants in New Salem and Jamestown, and much more scattered throughout North Dakota. Take a memorable drive down the Enchanted Highway, a 30-mile stretch dotted with giant metal sculptures. Or make a side... Read More
Agriculture Tourism Coal and Coal Gasification Oil and Gas Renewable Energies North Dakota is thriving. Since 2001, North Dakotans' personal income has grown nearly 25 percent and the gross state product has grown by 37 percent to more than $24 billion annually. North Dakota's major... Read More
Agriculture Fun Facts North Dakota is the leading producer of sunflowers in the United States. North Dakota produces enough soybeans to make 212 billion crayons each year. North Dakota produces enough sugar beets to sweeten 27 billion gallons of Kool-Aid.  The world's largest... Read More
There are approximately 30,000 American Indians living in North Dakota and American Indians make up about 5% of the current North Dakota population. North Dakota American Indian tribes span the Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara, the Yanktonia, Sisseton, Wahpeton, Hunkpapa and other Dakotah/... Read More
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