Each of North Dakota's 13 state parks offer a unique blend of scenic beauty, outdoor recreation and camping opportunities. Hike, bike, swim, boat and sleep under the stars.
From art museums to cultural and heritage sites, a journey across North Dakota should include these must-see destinations. Click here for a guide to some of the state's top arts and cultural attractions.
Cabins are a great way to wind down after a day on the trail. Few things are as soothing as settling in in front of a fire with a warm drink and a friend. North Dakota has a selection of comfortable to rustic options.
Playing in the great outdoors is something we all love. Sometimes, however, we need to exercise our minds as well as our bodies. On those days, visit one of the state's many museums to hear the story of North Dakota and learn of the struggles and successes of North Dakotans who came before you. From ravaging dinosaurs to soaring warbirds, from artists' brush strokes on canvas to polished rocks, North Dakota has a museum display sure to lift the spirit.
Snowmobile trails criss-cross much of the state of North Dakota. Snowmobile North Dakota features a system of 13 trails on which to enjoy an afternoon of great riding. Click here for weekly trail condition updates.
Custer Trail Auto Tour follows route through the Badlands toward Montana.
Games, refreshments, entertainment and rows and rows of pumpkins. That's what you will find at pumpkin patches across North Dakota. Get lost, then find you're way out of a corn maze. Let the kids climb all over pumpkin-themed attractions. This is what fall in North Dakota is all about.
In North Dakota, fall foliage begins showing up in early to mid-September and reaches its peak by the end of the month or mid- to late-October depending on location. Visitors use this time to tour areas of heavy forest growth like the Turtle Mountains or river valleys. Check back next fall for weekly updates.
Every state has its quirky or unique brand of "roadside" art. These photo stops are fun, distinctive and they say a lot about the area in which you find them. North Dakota's top roadside art happens to be animals of mythic proportions. When traveling around the state, take a few minutes to check out these larger-than-life attractions.