• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Fort Union
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
  • Cowboy in the Badlands
  • Rodeo
  • Fort Union
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hall of Fame
  • Find your inner Cowboy in North Dakota!
  • International Welcome

Western Culture

The legends of the American West run through the heart of North Dakota, from Lewis, Clark and Sakakawea to Custer and Sitting Bull. You’ll find wide-open plains, rodeos, powwows and plenty of rich history. A cowboy hat and boots aren’t required, but they won’t look out of place. Click here for more Western Culture in North Dakota.

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  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    The 2018 schedule for Chippewa Downs: June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30-July 1.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Friendly trail guides and well-trained horses will take you on a Badlands adventure along buttes...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Linton
    Pasture tours available by appointment. See the wild Nokota® horses on their native ND prairies....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Since 1992, Pioneer Trials Regional Museum has worked to research, document and display the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Elgin
    Located in a beautiful valley on the Cannonball River. 3 cabins and lodge, air conditioning, RV...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Fort Buford State Historic Site preserves remnants of a vital frontier plains military post. Fort...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Western heritage art gallery, museum and items for sale. Features North Dakota arts and artists.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Do the best you can with what you have, where you are. No one can do more. No one should do less....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dunn Center
    Local history museum showcasing authentic memoribilia and agricultural equipment from the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Stanley
    This pioneer village museum consists of a collection of 20 buildings to include a depot, jail,...