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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
George Armstrong Custer George Armstrong Custer left his mark on North Dakota, and U.S. history, with his defeat at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. You can see Custer's house at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park south of Mandan. During the Civil War, he saw action at Gettysburg, Antietam,... Read More
In North Dakota, history is only as old as yesterday's birding adventure or Badland's trail ride. Reach back to the Jurassic Period or into Lewis & Clark's exploration of the West and discover the stories of great leaders like Sitting Bull and Theodore Roosevelt. In North Dakota, you make... Read More
North Dakotans' reaction to winter is "let’s play!” Winter is yet another season to enjoy the fresh air and fresh snow – and some of the best time to catch the Northern Lights. Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing Cross-country skiers have a variety of trails to choose from, through parks, along... Read More
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