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Visiting a North Dakota farm, ranch or winery offers wonderful, unique agritourism experiences. Picking fruits and vegetables, riding a horse, roping a calf or stomping grapes are just a few of the activities you can experience in North Dakota. North Dakota's ranches, farms and gardens provide... Read More
If you crave the adventure of riding off-road, take the road less traveled in North Dakota. Here you can find an abundance of riding areas in river bottoms, grasslands and the Badlands. Check with North Dakota Parks and Recreation for riding rules and opportunities. Airbourne Alley (May-September)... Read More
The Algonquin word "pau wau" was the Native American word some of the first Europeans associated with dancing. Although pau wau meant "he dreams" to the Algonquins, the term was eventually accepted by the Europeans to refer to dancing, later being spelled "powwow." Powwows were originally held in... Read More
The Native American Experience Native American tribes in North Dakota have their own distinct and different origins, histories and languages. Plains tribes are united by core beliefs and values that emanate from respect for the earth and an understanding of humankind's relationship with nature. The... Read More
Former President Theodore Roosevelt was big on conservation, and 100 years ago his efforts to preserve some of the nation's natural beauty for all time led to the formation of the National Park Service. See what Roosevelt made all of the fuss about by visiting Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The... Read More
There is nothing quite like motorcycling in North Dakota. Few things are as exhilarating as hopping onto a big two-wheeler, rolling the throttle and rumbling out onto the prairie. Or exploring that trail through the woods and across the river on an adventure ride, just you and your motorcycle. The... Read More
The Lewis and Clark Expedition, also known as the Corps of Discovery, made its way through North Dakota twice between 1804 and 1806. It became an adventure that helped shape the country, as the journey through the Louisiana Purchase from St. Louis to the Pacific Ocean and back opened the door for... Read More
Uncover the details of Lewis and Clark's great journey and then test your knowledge with the Lewis and Clark trivia quiz below. How long was the expedition in North Dakota? The expedition spent 214 days in North Dakota on two separate visits. The group spent 146 days on its outbound trip in October... Read More
These legendary characters organized and led the Corps of Discovery on the famous Lewis & Clark Expedition. Meriwether Lewis The Lewis and Jefferson families were long-time neighbors and family friends. Meriwether Lewis served as Thomas Jefferson’s personal aide prior to the expedition. ... Read More
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