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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
Posted by zmjacobson on June 27, 2012
The 37th Annual Sam McQuade Sr./Budweiser Charity Softball Tournament was played last weekend in Bismarck-Mandan. For those unfamiliar with this exciting event, it is a men’s and women’s softball tournament that draws around 400 teams from the United States and Canada. It has even featured games... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on May 23, 2012
Yes! It's almost Memorial Weekend which means, for most people, a nice three-day weekend. Last year our Memorial Weekend update included information about flooding and closures.  This year we're happy to say - Missouri River boat ramps are open!  All 18-holes of Bully Pulpit Golf Course... 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 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 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 November 18, 2011
Make plans to step back in time to town set in the era of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."  Each holiday season, the North Dakota town of Garrison (pop 1,500) transforms itself with Victorian-period dress, transportation, food and more.  The Dickens Festival takes place November 25-27,... Read More
Posted by heather_lemoine on September 20, 2011
Not only is Norsk Hostfest the most happening Scandinavian festival in North America, but it literally is going on as planned.  Next week (September 27-October 1), visitors can indulge in Nordic culture and entertainment.  More than 200 internationally recognized artisans, crafters and chefs... Read More
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