From the pancake-flat Red River valley, through rolling hills and finally the rugged Badlands. Experience all of North Dakota.
Follow Highway 281 from Whitestone Hill near Edgeley to the International Peace Garden near Dunseith.
Every road in North Dakota leads to discovery. Here are some of the state's more popular routes. They lead through major cities and small towns; to attractions big and small; and to unique events and festivals that add to the Legendary charm of North Dakota. Take time to traverse one or all. You... Read More
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Quiet marshes, charming pastures, clear lakes and dense woodlands—the landscape along Turtle Mountain Scenic Byway is as varied as it is picturesque. The route begins three miles north of Rolla to St. John and continues west on County Highway 43 to State Highway 281, then back onto State Highway... Read More
With majestic herds of bison roaming lush meadows and breathtaking backdrops of brilliantly colored rock formations set against wide-open blue skies, Theodore Roosevelt National Park is a quintessential “Wild West” setting. Established in 1947 to memorialize President Theodore Roosevelt's... Read More
Follow the footsteps of legends when you traverse the Standing Rock National Native American Scenic Byway. This is the place where Meriwether Lewis and William Clark made numerous stops during their expedition, and it is the final resting place of their guide Sakakawea. This area also was home to... Read More
Winding along the Sheyenne River in the southeastern corner of North Dakota, the 63-mile Sheyenne River Valley National Scenic Byway passes by rolling hills, quaint farmlands, small towns and notable historic sites. Start your journey at Getchell Township Hall on Barnes County Highway 21 north of... Read More
Relive the excitement and adventure of early explorers and pioneers who ventured into the uncharted west when you voyage along the Sakakawea Scenic Byway. Dotted with important historic sites and interactive experiences, the byway begins at Highway 200A, curving from Washburn to Stanton. At the... Read More