Southwest

From the Dakota Dinosaur Museum in Dickinson to Pioneer Trails Regional Museum at Bowman and other sites, millions of years of history are waiting to be discovered at dinosaur digs in southwest North Dakota. Outdoor adventures await as well, including those found in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

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Final galleries are opening in November at State Museum
Visit the Dickinson Museum Center
What do you really know about the Wild West?
Enchanted Highway (Best Places)
Take a trip down the Enchanted Highway in western North Dakota for a glimpse of classic roadside art
A 108-mile tour back in time between Mandan and Dickinson.
Learn about North Dakota agritourism at wineries, heritage sites and more.
Western North Dakota (Best Places)
Touring the western half of North Dakota? Don't miss these historic sites and outdoor activities.
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Southwest
Southwest
Main Street, Almont, ND
Museum features Northern Pacific Railroad depot, blacksmith shop, rock jail, fully furnished...
Southwest
Southwest
7 miles northwest, Beulah, ND
Lignite-based electric generating station.
Southwest
Southwest
418 Third Ave W, Richardton, ND
Assumption Abbey is a Benedictine monastery. Come and see its beautifully decorated Romanesque...
Southwest
Southwest
18 miles north of Killdeer, Killdeer, ND 58640
We offer guided horseback rides through the beautiful North Dakota Badlands at Little Missouri...
Southwest
Southwest
18 miles north of Killdeer, near Little Missouri State Park, Killdeer, ND 58640
Handcrafted, rustic heated/air conditioned log cabins, primitive and electrical camping, full...
Southwest
Southwest
300 First Ave. S.W., Beach, ND
60-foot waterslide, kiddie pool with mushroom play area.
Southwest
Southwest
Beulah, ND
* Daily Fees: ...
Southwest
Southwest
475 Fourth St., Medora, ND 58645
Frontier farm/ranch memorabilia including extensive barb wire collection, history of Billings...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Bismarck, ND
The Bobcats play in the North American Hockey League, the only Tier II Junior A league in the...
Southwest
Southwest
1/2 mile east, Flasher, ND 58535
Marker recognizes the stage trail and supply line that ran between Bismarck and Deadwood, S.D....
Events
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, ND 58645
Celebrating the beautiful skies of the Badlands...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
East River Road, Medora, ND 58645
Theodore Roosevelt National Park and historic Medora invite curious minds of all ages to spend an...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 20, 2014
Hettinger Country Club - 3 1/2 miles SE of town, Hettinger, ND 58639
Thick juicy steaks cooked in oil in an old-fashioned iron kettle and served with baked potato,...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
1865 Empire Rd, Dickinson, ND 58601
Pride of Dakota member companies will be selling foods and condiments, decorative items, jewelry,...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014
12 Highway 12 E, Bowman, ND 58623
Bowman County All Seasons Arena is proud to host the PRCA Rodeo in Bowman. Come see top...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 20, 2014 - Sep 20, 2014
Pacific Avenue, Medora, ND 58645
Rummage in the Badlands is a four city-wide rummage sale. Cities include Belfield, Medora, Beach...
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 27, 2014 - Sep 27, 2014
Knife River Indian Villages NHS, Stanton, ND 58571
Bring your own camera for this in-the-field photography workshop. Please call for more information.
Southwest
Southwest
Sep 27, 2014 - Sep 27, 2014
Dykshoorn Park, Mandan, ND 58554
Fall Festival, includes bands, craft vendors, beerfest, beer gardens,kids games, hay maze, adult...
Southwest
Southwest
Oct 18, 2014 - Oct 19, 2014
Main Street, Killdeer, ND 58640
The 2014 race will be serving as the North American Championship race for the NAARS series and...
Southwest
Southwest
Oct 25, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014
465 Pacific Ave, Medora, ND 58645
Annual Medora Craft Fair at the Medora Community Center from 10am-5pm. Vendors set up and selling...