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Posted by heather_lemoine on May 17, 2012
It's May 17. One-hundred-thirty-six years ago this day Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and the 7th Cavalry based at Fort Abraham Lincoln in the Dakota Territory left their post and journeyed west on the Centennial Campaign into the valley of the Little Big Horn. It was an attempt to... Read More
Posted by tallmikejensen on April 30, 2012
Paddlefish North Dakota is good at extremes: extreme weather, extreme landscape and of course extreme fishing! Wintertime is often a time where our anglers focus on ice fishing, tiny rod over a stationary hole waiting to catch loads of panfish in below freezing temperatures. The exact ... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on April 18, 2012
We really mean that as an invitation and a suggestion: Take a hike!  April is the perfect time to talk about exploring the great outdoors in a serene, environmentally-friendly and truly "green-ing" kind of way.  It's spring in North Dakota and we've got trails just... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on March 15, 2012
I've posted before about my husband - a Minnesotan who has become one of North Dakota's biggest promoters because of the accessible (and pretty fabulous) hunting and fishing here.  Well this guy LOVES his Missouri River.  It's no secret that this has been the warmest... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on January 13, 2012
Frank Cooper, Chief Consumer Engagement Officer of PepsiCo once said, “You as a brand have to be completely confident about your position, because you will get criticism. You will have a negative reaction. If you didn’t get a negative reaction, that means you’re standing neutral and you... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on January 09, 2012
Lewis and Clark may have invented the road trip, but you perfected it. That's just one of the themes in this year's advertising campaign from North Dakota.  Here in North Dakota, Legendary vacations are possible.  Ten new print ads and six television spots showcase experiences such as hiking,... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on January 06, 2012
From North Dakota to Texas and with Bison fans throughout the nation - tomorrow we'll be cheering "Go North Dakota!" The Bison football team of North Dakota State University headed to Texas this week and will face Sam Houston State in the NCAA Division I FCS Championship game tomorrow.  Kick-off... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on December 28, 2011
As you're getting ready to turn that calendar to a new year, grab your pen and start making plans to check out some new attractions and activities in North Dakota! The International Peace Garden in the Turtle Mountains is known for its beauty, tranquility and symbolism. It's a popular destination... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on December 23, 2011
If you're coming home for the holidays or taking a little of your Christmas break to travel this season, our travel counselors at North Dakota Tourism will be available during office hours from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. CST.  Our office will be closed on Monday, Dec. 26 and Monday, Jan. 2. This year you won't... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on December 19, 2011
Snowmobile trails in North Dakota were supposed to open over the weekend.  However, we have one big problem here.  No snow.  Downhill ski areas Huff Hills near Bismarck-Mandan, Bottineau Winter Park in the Turtle Mountains near Bottineau and Frost Fire Ski and Snowboard Area in the Pembina Gorge... Read More
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