I just discovered that the #1 search reason/phrase for finding this blog is the term "friendliest state." Interesting. Either people have heard that North Dakota has been named the friendliest state, or they're looking for travel places where they can feel right at home. So you may be wondering... Read More
Nothing like leaves on the trees and an 80-degree day to make you feel great! Memorial Weekend is coming fast and many state attractions will be open for the season. It's easy to plan your routes with our online trip planner and vacation packages - www.NDtourism.com.
The Medora Bully Run is coming up June 6, 2009. We’re still welcoming fleet-footed athletes who want to experience Medora up close. This is the 3rd annual 5K run, 10K run or 5K walk road race. Registration begins at 8am, race starts at 9:30am. The $35 registration fee includes a moisture-wicking... Read More
The Passport to History is free at ND Tesoro gas stations and state historic sites. Stop by a historic site, ND Tesoro gas station or a grocery store and pick up a free Passport to North Dakota History. This guide was put together by the State Historical Society of ND and has awesome info on... Read More
Heather LeMoine Hi - I'm the marketing manager for North Dakota Tourism and yes, I'm extremely biased about this state. I was raised in the ag-rich, Red River Valley. To me, there is nothing more beautiful than black dirt and carpets of green (or gold) as far as the eye can see. In North... Read More
Just watching this video makes me tired! The Fargo Marathon had 15,000 participants on Saturday - the most yet. The event started just four years ago with 2,400 runners. Summer will offer more ways to tour ND by foot. June 6 - Medora Bully Run - 5k/10k August 29 - Badlands Trail Run - 5k/10k... Read More
May 8 walleye The Missouri River is getting popular again. Bismarck anglers Matt LeMoine and Keith Reinhart had no problem netting 10 in two-hours yesterday. This morning LeMoine was joined by Jeff Frankhouser and they had to work a little harder - 10 in about four hours.
Welcome to the official blog of the North Dakota Tourism Division. If you're looking for travel information, events and planning details for visiting North Dakota, we invite you to visit our website at www.NDtourism.com. The website has pages upon pages of things to do, places to... Read More
I'm so hungry for the travel season that I started planning all my destinations months ago. First up, a Memorial Weekend trek to the birthplace of legendary band leader Lawrence Welk, near Strasburg. Then to Medora in June. We have friends coming to visit and they are Medora newbies. I can... Read More