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You’re invited to experience our cool winter season and warm hospitality here in North Dakota. Make your resolution this year to discover something new and create memories in North Dakota’s extraordinary outdoors, inviting cities, at legendary historic sites and hundreds of events. We can’t wait to welcome you.

Welcome to North Dakota

Your Legendary
North Dakota Bucket List

Pardon our forwardness, but we think North Dakota should be on everyone’s bucket list. So we’ve created this awesome list to help us recommend what to add to your legendary bucket-list. Select the dot to indicate your interest and arrow forward to see more options, and let the endless ideas inspire you.

History & Culture


The Corps of Discovery spent more consecutive days at Fort Mandan than any other place along the Lewis and Clark Trail. Members constructed Fort Mandan as their winter camp in 1804-1805 near the Missouri River and present-day Washburn (35 miles north of Bismarck). Also nearby were Mandan, Hidatsa...

Going to the Extreme in North Dakota

extreme sports
Sports Teams
Extreme Adventure
Nature & Interpretive Trails

Some people like to take things to the extreme, and athletes are no exception. Extreme sports are growing ever more popular for their extreme distances, obstacles, locations and more. North Dakota is not exempt to this proliferation; quite the contrary. With a sometimes ill-temperate climate, rugged...

North Dakota Right Now