Sunflower in North Dakota

Let the amazing sunflower put a smile on your face

At the peak of the growing season, generally August in North Dakota, vast sunflower fields blanket North Dakota and lift our spirits. Brilliant fields of yellow flowers welcoming the morning sun can be found throughout North Dakota.

  • The sunflower blooms are now past peak but please check back next year in July and August for information on sunflower blooms and where to find them.

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Sunflower field
East Adams Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.088938, -102.472601
From Bismarck get on I-94 W and follow to Exit 84. Follow ND-8 to 7th Ave NE.

Sunflowers
Mapleton Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.862083, -97.043250
Head east on I-94 E and take exit 338. Turn right onto 163rd Ave SE for 1 mile. Turn left onto 38th St SE and the field will be on the right.

Sunflower field
Mapleton Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.871252, -97.010108
Head east on I-94 take exit 338. Turn right onto 163rd Ave SE, turn left at the first cross street on 37th St SE 2 miles and turn right onto 165th Ave SE and the field will be on the left side.

Sunflowers
Ashby Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.277080, -102.481708
Take exit 84 and drive to ND-8S to Mott, continue on ND8-S for 7 miles.

Sunflowers
Ashby Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.203266, -102.478290
Take exit 84 and drive to ND-8S to Mott. Turn left onto ND-8 S /12th Ave NE, follow 12th Ave NE to 11th St N. Turn left onto 12th Ave NE and turn left onto 11 St N.

Sunflower field
Chandler Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.120601, -102.479128
From Mott follow ND-8 S/ND-21 for 6.7 miles, turn left onto ND-8 S for 17.5 miles.

Sunflowers
Hettinger Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.097381, -102.553400
US-12 east towards 5th St NE, turn left onto 5th St NE and drive for 6.5 miles to Duck Creek.

Sunflowers
Taylor Butte Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.123177, -102.543449
Head north from Hwy 8 from Hettinger, turn left on 9th Ave NE.

Sunflowers
Taylor Butte Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.120067, -102.567322
Head north from Hwy 8 from Hettinger, turn left on 9th Ave NE.

Sunflowers
Langdon Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 48.943270, -98.474910
Two miles North of Koehn Waterfowl Production Area on Cavalier County Rd 23.

Sunflower
Baldwin Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 46.95288, -100.74944
Hwy 83 north about 5-6 miles to 136 Ave NE, go I mile east to 26th St, then go 1/4 mile south, on the east side of the road.

sunflower field
Westfield Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 47.671327, -97.748648
From Northwood go 1 mile north on Raymond St, turn left onto ND Hwy 15, drive 8.4 miles. Turn left onto 43rd St NE, drive 5 miles. Turn left onto 18th St NE, drive 1/4 mile. Field is on the south side of the road.

Sunflower field
Lind Area

Past peak bloom, petals falling.

GPS Coordinates: 47.698690, -97.753461
From Northwood go 1 mile north on Raymond St, turn left onto ND Hwy 15, drive 8.4 miles. Turn left onto 43rd St NE, drive 3.2 miles. Field is to the left on the east side of the road.