• ElkHorn Ranch Site
  • Badlands
  • Little Missouri River
  • Buffalo
  • Lois Eiynck
  • Oxbow Overlook
  • Cross Ranch State Park
  • Petrified Forest in Badlands
  • Signs at Elkhorn Ranch
  • Badlands Hiking
  • Theodore Roosevelt National Park

National & State Parks

From the majestic crags of the Badlands to the living history at fort sites and the delicate blooms of a botanical garden, the national and state parks in North Dakota offer an up-close look at the state’s beauty and diversity. Find outdoor activities like hiking, biking, horseback riding and canoeing. Take a scenic drive and get back to nature! Click here for more on state and national parks in North Dakota.

  

 

Events
Featured Events
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Oct 06, 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
    Mandan
    Annual haunted house held on weekends leading up to Halloween is sure to put a fright into your...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 23, 2018 - Jun 24, 2018
    Garrison
    Experience Dakota Territory living history military encampment with demonstrations and maneuvers...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018
    Abercrombie
    Come out to celebrate small-town living. Aber Days is a celebration of our rural community. We...
Featured Listings
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    The principal fur trading post of the American Fur Company on the upper Missouri River. Served...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wishek
    Beaver Lake State Park provides an escape from the rigors of everyday life, offering a relaxing...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    Guided tour of Gen. George and Libbie Custer's home. Self-guided tour of Fort Abraham Lincoln,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Center
    The River Peoples Visitor Center contains a library, classroom, and display area. The Learning...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    The Guardhouse Interpretive Center was reconstructed to tell the story of the frontier military...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Watford City
    First-come, first-served. No reservations accepted. 50 sites. A group site is also available and...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Killdeer
    Little Missouri State Park contains some of the most rugged, picturesque Badlands terrain in...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Built in 2013 in a peaceful location with a beautiful view overlooking the Little Missouri River,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    Come join us for a nine-mile railroad trip along the Heart River to Fort Lincoln State Park. One...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Verona
    Spacious remodeled rooms, kitchen facilities, laundry facility, pets allowed, great for hunters....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Mandan
    General George Custer's last home is reconstructed, as are the central barracks, granary,...