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Posted by Jeremy Elbert on September 01, 2015
My grandpa recently said in conversation, “There is something that happens when the weather turns cold and fall approaches; as a man wants to go on the hunt.” I think this statement embodies how we all feel as outdoors people, waiting for summer to pass and hunting seasons to begin.  ... Read More
Posted by Christy Bykowski on August 06, 2015
I’m in marketing and fancy myself to be a woman of words. But words are failing me as I think back on my first trip to North Dakota. Rejuvenation isn’t quite right. Refresh doesn’t totally work either. I felt a release in North Dakota that is almost indescribable. I paused to take in the scenery.... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on August 04, 2015
Looking for a fun weekend getaway this summer? Grand Forks is as much fun in the summer as it is during hockey season. Here are a few of my favorite things to see and do: Kick off the weekend with a Friday night pie on the rooftop at Rhombus Guys. The atmosphere is fun; the pizza perfect (... Read More
Posted by by Caroline Allan on July 24, 2015
Having never been to North Dakota, I was thrilled to see the Badlands on our itinerary.  As an Ohio native, I sometimes crave mountainous bluffs and peaks (which, unfortunately, there is a shortage of in Ohio), and feel the urge to take in a picturesque valley of which the most talented... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on July 14, 2015
While there are many great lakes in North Dakota, the many recreational options available on Devils Lake in north central North Dakota attracted my family for a recent weekend. The newly expanded facilities and full-service amenities offered at Woodlands Resort drew our crew; boat, kayak,... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on June 16, 2015
I enjoyed an all-too-short trip to Medora and the Theodore Roosevelt National Park this past weekend with my daughter before she headed back to the University. Whether you make it an annual event or have not been since you were a child, I would recommend you get your plans made to visit this... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on May 01, 2015
Win cash! Win prizes! Have your photography displayed at the North Dakota Capitol! It's time for the Governor's Photo Contest for Travel and Tourism and you have until August 31st to get clicking and get entered. This year's categories are: Adventure and Recreation Attractions and Places Events... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman - North Dakota Tourism Director on April 29, 2015
Everyone who travels has different reasons for doing so – different motivations, different desired outcomes and different take-aways when the travel is complete. Some people travel to relax and to make memories, others travel as part of special occasions like honeymoons, college tours or family... Read More
Posted by North Dakota Tourism on April 09, 2015
High on the bluffs overlooking the mouth of the Little Missouri River into Lake Sakakawea, Little Missouri State Park, Killdeer ND, offers a wilderness experience in the picturesque North Dakota Badlands. Most of the park is accessible only by horseback or hiking. Numerous wildlife species... Read More
Posted by North Dakota Tourism on April 09, 2015
  Fort Ransom State Park, Fort Ransom ND, which takes its name from an 1860s military fort, is located in the midst of the scenic and heavily wooded Sheyenne River valley.The river provides abundant opportunities for canoeing, fishing and bird watching, while within the park can be found... Read More
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