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Posted by Marnie Lahtinen on October 02, 2013
Recently, my out-of-state college roommate called to say that she and her husband need a respite from their crazed, big-city schedules. She thought a trip to North Dakota, the "heartland," is exactly what they needed. Her request: Suggest a half dozen things to do in your state, this fall. Now. My... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on August 21, 2013
A weekend on Devils Lake was on our summer to-do list and it definitely earned a spot back on the list for next summer. There was tubing, skiing, fishing, campfires and smores, kayaking, fishing, ice cream treats, dinner on the deck and did I mention fishing?! Devils Lake is this incredible... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 19, 2013
The new NDtourism.com also has a new blog! And I tell ya, there's been a lot of pressure (self-inflicted) to write the perfect first post for our new format. My notebook is filled with a lot of topic ideas: Cool family experiences in North Dakota Enjoying North Dakota culture through food The new... Read More
Posted by Bob & Ginny Riege on November 20, 2012
Traditions are something that Harvey, North Dakota has to offer especially when it comes to hunting in the fall. Harvey, North Dakota has hunting rooted in the traditional family methods and it is carried on from generation to generation. The click of a receiver on a prized shotgun will bring back... Read More
Posted by zmjacobson on August 10, 2012
As the summer is winding down and students are gearing up to go back to school, you may find yourself wanting to go on one last vacation before summer is over. Since North Dakota has a lot to offer, you are in luck because there are still a ton of fun things going on! Check out upcoming events in... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on August 01, 2012
Last weekend was a rare summer weekend that was open on our calendar and so we packed the bags and tent and headed to Medora for a camping overnight and adventure. This marked the first time my girls have ever camped and they were bursting with excitement. On Saturday morning, the first word that... Read More
Posted by zmjacobson on July 27, 2012
  As the week comes to a close, our eyes turn to the 2012 London Olympic Games. Although there are no athletes originally from North Dakota competing in the games, there are several college alumni to root for! Athletes include former North Dakota State University standout Amanda (Thieschafer... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 23, 2012
Concerts ... food ... carnival ... exhibits ... food ... free entertainment ... competitions ... food ... It's State Fair Week!  Get to Minot for the return of the North Dakota State Fair!  Last year's flooding in Minot forced the cancellation of the State Fair which is back... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on July 13, 2012
I haven't yet had the chance to experience live horse racing in North Dakota and it's one thing that I really want to do. I've driven past the North Dakota Horse Park - north of Fargo - and it looks so cool with impeccible buildings and those pretty white fences. I do kind of picture myself with... Read More
Posted by Scooter Pursley on July 06, 2012
On July 5, my wife, Robin, and I rolled out the Harley for a trip to ride five five scenic byways and part of the Bakken in one day. Of all the great sites we visited - Salem Sue, Killdeer Mountains, Knife River Indian Villages, north unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park - three things stuck... Read More
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