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Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on October 25, 2016
   Yep, I love Watford City, North Dakota! This western gem has figured out how to retain its charm and personality while expanding its offerings. Watford City is nestled in North Dakota's beautiful Badlands 20 miles north of Theodore Roosevelt National Park's North Unit on Highway 85.... Read More
Posted by Scooter Pursley on September 22, 2016
Some people may argue, but fall is the best time of year. The only downside to fall in North Dakota is … well, there is not a downside really. Days are warm, nights are cool and the foliage is amazing. It’s important that we enjoy every minute of this colorful time of year. A mosaic of reds and... Read More
Posted by Mike Jensen on August 26, 2016
                                                                         I had the opportunity to kayak on a... Read More
Posted by Janice Fuhrman on August 23, 2016
The 360-degree view from the enclosed lookout at Coteau des Prairies Lodge was breathtaking. You could see for miles across lush green prairie, fields and grasslands. I watched the skies grow dark while off in the distance random lightning strikes flashed behind the clouds. It was a perfect way to... Read More
Posted by Matt LeMoine on July 10, 2016
Williston is known as the epicenter of North Dakota's oil boom. And a new sporting range is the perfect addition to this western city. The Painted Woods Sporting Range offers sporting clays, five-stand, rifle and pistol ranges. An archery range is expected to open in the fall. I recently had the... Read More
Posted by Sara Otte Coleman on July 06, 2016
     My family and I enjoyed a trip to Medora and Theodore Roosevelt National Park over the July 4 weekend. While we have made this trip many times, we were excited to check out some of the new offerings. I recommend the new Gospel Brunch, which shows Saturday and Sunday mornings in... Read More
Posted by Mike Jensen on May 12, 2016
I am always in search of experiences that are part of major attractions that few travelers know about. At a recent conference, the National Park Service site supervisors for the NPS sites in North Dakota were giving an update on what the park service was doing for the National Park Service... Read More
Posted by Florida Georgia Line on May 05, 2016
ND Tourism note: Florida Georgia Line is performing at the Bismarck Event Center, May 20, and the Ralph Engelstad Arena, Grand Forks, on May 21. They provided this blog post with some of their favorite "tourist" things to do in Bismarck and Grand Forks.     1. The Dakota Zoo in... Read More
Posted by Scooter Pursley on April 27, 2016
After months of speculation, former Bismarck Century and North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz has joined the ranks of elite North Dakota athletes given the opportunity to make it big in professional sports. Wentz was selected No. 2 by the Philadelphia Eagles in Thursday’s National... Read More
Posted by Cassie Theurer on April 20, 2016
If you are a photographer, and a North Dakota resident, start taking and collecting your recent North Dakota images for the Governor's Photo Contest for Travel and Tourism! Winners receive cash prizes and will have their photographs on display in the Capitol. You have until August 31st to get... Read More
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