• 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
  • International Peace Garden
  • Wildlife: Honorable Mention - "Ascension," Tom Wirtz, Bismarck

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
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 21, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
    Westhope
    Three-day family friendly bicycle tour. Westhope is the host city and there are three loops to...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jun 22, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
    Dunseith
    Two days of gardening fun and education for gardening enthusiasts, hobbyists and everyone looking...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 23, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
    Dickinson
    The second annual 5K run/walk supporting our local animal rescues. Join us at Fluffy Fields...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jun 23, 2019 - Jun 29, 2019
    Jamestown
    Since 1969, Fort Seward Inc. has held an annual family oriented (bring the kids) covered wagon...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Keelboat Park is adjacent to the Missouri River and part of the Missouri Valley Legacy Center....
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Parshall
    Beautiful campground with 60 electrical hook-ups, 7 full service  and 7 with water. The...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Edinburg
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    This 10.7-mile trail begins at Veterans' Memorial Bridge in McElroy Park and winds along the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Ray
    This is a newly developed camping area with a fantastic beach area, close to Links of North...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Sykeston
    New shower/bathroom facility, 6 camper pads with full hook-ups available. Three primitive tent...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Wishek
    Camp David is a seasonal campground with large LAKESIDE sites. The season is May through...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Garrison
    30 rooms and 3 new cabins. Our cabins are fully furnished you won't need to bring anything....
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Kramer
    Mouse River Outfitters is located in the middle of the Central Flyway. We offer dry field hunts...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Arvilla
    Constructed in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, the park is located in a beautiful...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Hope
    The Hope RV Park North offers several RV spaces. Water, sewer and 30- and 50-amp electric hook...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Cabins, restaurant, mini-store, electrical hook-ups, boat ramps, bathrooms.