Nature & Outdoors

  • Pheasant hunters
  • Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site
  • Adubon National Wildlife Refuge
  • Crops and Lake Sakakawea
  • Confluence of Yellowstone and Missouri Rivers
  • Date Night
  • Bully Pulpit Golf Course
  • Shawn Kuntz
  • Buffalo
  • Pembina River
  • Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
  • Theodore Roosevelt National Park - South Unit
  • Fall - North Dakota Style
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: National Park
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: Outdoor Adventure
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: Outdoors
  • Find your Legendary in North Dakota: Golf
  • Mountain Bike in North Dakota!

Forget about “the great outdoors,” because the wild side of North Dakota is legendary. Hunting for big game or birds, fishing our lakes and streams, hiking, biking, boating or horseback riding – whatever you like to do outdoors, start planning your dream trip here. Click here for more Nature and Outdoors in North Dakota.

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Ice Fishing Tournament, Feb. 20-21. Click for registration information.
 

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North Dakota Park Service is celebrating 50 years this summer. Click here to view the celebration dates at each park. Scenic beauty and enticing outrdoor recreation await at North Dakota's 13 state parks. Hike, bike, swim and sleep under the stars.

North Dakota wildlife appears to be handling winter well
8 Cozy Cabin Getaways (Best Places Lists)

Cabins are a great way to wind down after a day on the trail.

Birders have reason to get excited when spring returns
On the road again (Articles)
Spring means runners are back on the road
Diggin' dinosaurs (Articles)
Dinosuars called North Dakota home long before humans showed up
Pheasant hunting experience in North Dakota: Legendary

From pumpkin patches to corn mazes, fall is a magical time in North Dakota.

Looking for wildlife? Waterfowl, raptors, deer, moose and other species of wildlife can be seen.

The 53-mile Turtle Mountain Scenic Byway leads through forested hills in north-central North Dakota.

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Featured Listings
Northcentral
Northcentral
Minnewaukan, Minnewaukan, ND 58351
Northeast
Northeast
8735 130th Ave. NE, Mountain, ND 58262
Historic, picturesque country estate, bed and breakfast offerings and bus tours welcomed, flower...
Northcentral
Northcentral
East Main, Hurdsfield, ND 58451
Fully furnished hunting houses in the heart of the Central Flyway. This is pothole country...
Northwest
Northwest
Williston, Williston, ND 58801
Pavilion, 15 electrical sites, tenting.
Northcentral
Northcentral
PO Box 425, Devils Lake, ND 58301
Southcentral
Southcentral
4 miles east Highway 10, Bismarck, ND
18 Holes Par 72 6,494 Yards Slope 70.3 Rating 125 Green Fees $65
Southcentral
Southcentral
7745 11th Street SE, Pingree, ND 58476-8308
Arrowwood's 16,000 acres of lakes, marshes, prairie grasslands, wooded coulees and cultivated...
Southcentral
Southcentral
4764 Highway 11, Ashley, ND
9 holes Par 35 2,800 yards Slope 67.4/Rating 119 Green fees $10
Northcentral
Northcentral
3275 11th St NW, Coleharbor, ND 58531
"Wild beasts and birds are by right not the property merely of the people who are alive today,...
Southcentral
Southcentral
9027 Hwy 11, Ellendale, ND 58436
Events
Southwest
Southwest
May 30, 2015 - Jun 12, 2015
18405 310th Ave. NW, Warren, MN 56762
The 2015 Trails4Transplants "Discover the Dakotas" horse and ATV ride will begin on May 30. This...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 01, 2015 - Oct 31, 2015
17385 County Road 4, Colfax, ND 58018
Welcome to Crooked Lane Farm, a small family farm located on the banks of the Wild Rice River...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 05, 2015 - Jun 07, 2015
Chahinkapa Zoo and Park, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Blue Goose Days is a community event for the whole family! Parade, craft/vendor booths, wildlife...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 05, 2015 - Jun 07, 2015
Sheyenne Oaks Horse Camp & RV Park, Leonard, ND 58554
A long weekend ride with only Badlands Trail Riders staying in the camp - 3 cabins, electrical...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 06, 2015 - Jun 06, 2015
Chuckwagon Patio, Medora, ND 58645
Join us for this 7th annual road race that winds its way through town and the scenic North Dakota...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Jun 06, 2015 - Jun 06, 2015
#2 Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau, ND 58318
Lake Metigoshe will celebrate the North Dakota Park and Recreation Department's 50th anniversary....
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 06, 2015 - Jun 06, 2015
Jamestown Reservoir, Jamestown, ND 58401
The Little Britches Fishing Tournament is held in conjunction with North Dakota Game & Fish's...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 07, 2015 - Jun 07, 2015
Theodore Roosevelt National Park- South Unit, Medora, ND 58645
The Theodore Roosevelt Nature and History Association would like to invite you to our 61st Annual...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 10, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
871 Main St., Carrington, ND 58421
Four days of amazing birdwatching at the best places for birding in the Missouri Coteau. Observe...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 10, 2015 - Jun 15, 2015
Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge, Jamestown, ND 58401
Four days on a prairie wild with wetlands and wavy, open meadows. Here is your chance to visit...
Deals
Southeast
Southeast
Rates from $15
Apr 01, 2014 - Oct 31, 2015
3473 Woodland Park, Valley City, ND 58072
MONDAY-THURSDAY ** Tee off before Noon** $15 for 9 holes + cart or $25 for 18 holes + cart....
Packages
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2015 - Nov 30, 2015
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
DAKOTA ZOO Package!...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2015 - Nov 15, 2015
180 E. Bismarck Expressway, Bismarck, ND 58504
Expressway Suites...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jan 01, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
The Park and Fly package for only $114.95*, includes One night stay and up to 10 days parking....