5 Stops on the Killdeer Mountain Four Bears Scenic Byway
Take a 64-mile drive on Highway 22 and Highway 23 from Manning to New Town.
Killdeer Mountain Battlefield State Historic Site
Killdeer Mountain Battlefield State Historic Site commemorates a battle fought on July 28, 1864, between troops commanded by General Sully and a gathering of Teton, Yanktonai, and Dakota (Sioux) Indians. Set against the scenic backdrop of the Killdeer Mountains, a sandstone slab monument and flagpole mark part of the battlefield.
10 1/2 miles northwest Killdeer, ND 58505
Little Missouri State Park
Wind, water and sand ... these components sculpted North Dakota's wildly rugged Little Missouri Breaks Country. Called "Mako Shika" or "where the land breaks" by the Sioux, these unusual land formations offer the state's most awe-inspiring scenery. Backpacking and horseback riding on the park's over 47 miles of trails are popular activities.
19 miles north of Killdeer Killdeer, ND 58502