Western Culture

  • Fort Lincoln
  • Horseback Riding
  • Little Missouri State Park
  • Theore Roosevelt National Park South Unit
  • Fort Ransom State Historic Site
  • Fort Abercrombie
  • Rodeo Clown
  • Dickinson Rodeo
  • Fort Buford
  • Gingras Trading Post State Historic Site
  • Little Missouri Grasslands Trail Ride
  • International Welcome
  • International Welcome
  • Find your inner Cowboy in North Dakota!

The legends of the American West run through the heart of North Dakota, from Lewis, Clark and Sakakawea to Custer and Sitting Bull. You’ll find wide-open plains, rodeos, powwows and plenty of rich history. A cowboy hat and boots aren’t required, but they won’t look out of place. Click here for more Western Culture in North Dakota.

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Be sure to check out these must-see sites, attractions and events in North Dakota
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North Dakota sites rich in history and scenic wonders
Custer Trail Auto Tour follows route through the Badlands toward Montana.
Channel your inner cowboy or cowgirl with these North Dakota museums and western attractions.
Experience North Dakota’s rich heritage and culture at these fun, kid-approved sites.
Immerse yourself in North Dakota ranch life for an authentic western experience.
Step into life on America's last frontier at these authentic historic fort sites.
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Featured Listings
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
3426 Chateau Roadd, Medora, ND 58645
This 26-room, two-story frame building was built in 1883 as the summer residence of the Marquis...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Hwy 281, Belcourt, ND 58316
Three weekends in June, Chippewa Downs will host their annual horse race.  Come and Enjoy the...
Southwest
Southwest
Medora, ND
An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Robinson, Robinson, ND 58478
Voted "Top 50 EcoTourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
Southwest
Southwest
188 Museum Drive E, Dickinson, ND 58601
The Dickinson Museum Center is a history museum complex that serves the region of southwestern...
Northwest
Northwest
15349 39th Ln NW, Williston, ND 58801
1866-1895. Army fort critical for US expansion. Sitting Bull surrendered here (1881). Exhibits in...
Southcentral
Southcentral
404 Louis L'Amour Lane, Jamestown, ND 58401
Take a step back in time at this re-created prairie town. Original buildings from the frontier...
Northcentral
Northcentral
2747 Eighth St. S.W., Washburn, ND 58577
Western heritage art gallery, museum and items for sale. Features North Dakota arts and artists.
Northcentral
Northcentral
2576 8th St SW, Washburn, ND 58577
Newly-installed exhibits at the Interpretive Center immerse you in the journey of the Lewis &...
Events
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3 p.m....
Southwest
Southwest
May 23, 2015 - May 24, 2015
465 Pacific Ave, Medora, ND 58645
Plans for the 29th annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering to be held Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24,...
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 05, 2015 - Sep 06, 2015
Burning Hills Amphitheatre, Medora, ND 58645
A professional musical variety show performed outdoors in the beautiful North Dakota Badlands....
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 06, 2015 - Jun 06, 2015
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3 p.m....
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 06, 2015 - Sep 05, 2015
475 Fourth St., Medora, ND 58645
Museum theater drama. Imagine the year 1885 and you are a courtroom spectator witnessing the...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 14, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
Pacific Ave, Medora, ND 58645
Held annually on Flag Day, the parade consists of only horses and horse-drawn vehicles. Special...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 19, 2015 - Jun 20, 2015
250 Main Street, Medora, ND 58645
The North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame will hold its annual induction weekend honoring inductees...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 20, 2015 - Jun 20, 2015
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3 p.m....
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015
Box 244, Jamestown, ND 58402-0244
Authentic week-long family wagon train trek across North Dakota prairies is a once-in-a-lifetime...
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....
Northcentral
Northcentral
Buy 10 nights, get 11th free
Apr 23, 2014 - May 23, 2020
215 Highway 2 E., Devils Lake, ND 58301
Stay 10 nights get the 11th night free or $40.00 cash
Southwest
Southwest
Up to 10% off per night
Jan 01, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
2320 Buckskin Drive, Dickinson, ND 58601
We offer 10% discount to all Good Sam Members who present their membership card at arrival.
Northcentral
Northcentral
Up to 15% off
Jan 01, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
3009 S Broadway, Minot, ND 58701
Canadian travelers can take advantage of our Border Shopper rate of 15% off of Best Flex.
Southcentral
Southcentral
Free bottle of wine with purchase of 12 bottles.
Jan 01, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
2700 State St., Bismarck, ND 58503
Get a Rewards Card-Purchase 12 bottles of wine and get the 13th FREE!
Packages
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Calling all Canadians! We not honor at-par rates! See photo for details.
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Take advantage of Minot's proximity to the largest lake in the state! Did you know that Lake...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Hit the courses in Minot this summer! Enjoy the Minot favorite Vardon Golf Club and the Souris...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Looking to meet the real Minot, while still doing what YOU like to do? Let our experts plan the...
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
Enjoy wine? Enjoy amazing views? Then this is the package for you! See photo for more information.
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 23, 2014 - Dec 31, 2014
1009 20th Ave SE, Minot, ND 58701
The wild days of summer are upon us! Enjoy the weather to the fullest with the Noble Inn and...