• Audubon National Wildlife Refuge
  • Fort Ransom State Historic Site
  • Scenery: Winner - "North Dakota Northern Lights," Jeff Smith, Bottineau
  • Pembina River
  • Wildlife and Best in Show: Winner - "Pintail," Steve Silseth, Minot
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wildlife: Honorable Mention - "Two for Lunch," Katherine Plessner, Verona

Nature & Outdoors

Forget about “the great outdoors,” because the wild side of North Dakota is legendary. Hunting for big game or birds, fishing our lakes and streams, hiking, biking, boating or horseback riding – whatever you like to do outdoors, start planning your dream trip here. Click here for more Nature and Outdoors in North Dakota.

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Events
Featured Events
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 06, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019
    Medora
    The dramatic, dissected landforms and spectacular vistas of Theodore Roosevelt National Park...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Aug 23, 2019 - Aug 23, 2019
    Dunseith
    Join the International Peace Garden for its inaugural Gala in the Garden fundraising event. This...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Aug 28, 2019 - Aug 28, 2019
    Havana
    A celebration of local agriculture. Our Farm to Table Dinner is a five course dinner showcasing...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Aug 29, 2019 - Aug 29, 2019
    Havana
    A celebration of local agriculture. Our Farm to Table Dinner is a five course dinner showcasing...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Medina
    Crystal Springs is an oasis in the midst of North Dakota's gently rolling plains 65 miles east of...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fort Ransom
    12 full hook-ups, bath, shower and laundry facilities.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Dunseith
    The Floral Flag Display is the only display remaining the same each year. The American red, white...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    With seven boat launches, seven picnic shelters, two swimming beaches, three miles of hard...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Milnor
    Tent, 8 RV sites with electric, sewer, water. Adjacent to pool, waterslide, baby pool. Pool open...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Edgeley
    Primitive camping by small lake, good fishing and hunting.
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Campsites rented by the season (May-Sept.) only. RV sites with electric, water and sewer....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Minnewaukan
    Lakeside lodging on Devils Lake.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Steele
    The Steele Birding Drives offers you three self-guided tours that take you into the remote areas...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Dunseith
    The Interpretive Center and Conservatory opened June of 2010. This lovely building includes "The...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Robinson
    Voted "Top 50 Ecotourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Fargo
    Rose Creek Golf Course is an 18-hole, par-71 golf course located in South Fargo. There is a...