• Wildlife and Best in Show: Winner - "Pintail," Steve Silseth, Minot
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wildlife: Honorable Mention - "Two for Lunch," Katherine Plessner, Verona
  • Hazen Lake
  • International Peace Garden
  • Wildlife: Honorable Mention - "Ascension," Tom Wirtz, Bismarck
  • Maah Daah Hey Trail
  • Scenery: Honorable Mention - "Electric Sunrise," Zachary Hargrove, Bismarck
  • Sailboat in bay

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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Featured Events
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jan 01, 2020 - Jan 01, 2020
    Garrison
    Cross-country ski, snowshoe or hike to start off the first of the year. Park staff will use...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Jan 25, 2020 - Jan 25, 2020
    Garrison
    Fat Tire Bike Trail Race will be a series of laps beginning and ending at the Fort Stevenson...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Feb 08, 2020 - Feb 08, 2020
    Garrison
    Come out and enjoy the full moon in February known as the Snow Moon. Cross-country ski, snowshoe...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Feb 08, 2020 - Feb 08, 2020
    Watford City
    Come FATBIKE, SNOWSHOE or XC SKI on the beautifully groomed single-track loops made up of the...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    Riverwood is an 18-hole, par-72 course with tree-lined fairways making for challenging play....
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    12 RV sites with electric, water, boat dock and ramp, fish-cleaning station, playground, picnic...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Theodore Roosevelt's first ranch cabin built in 1883-1884 after he arrived in Dakota Territory...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Minot
    18 holes Par 72 6,495 yards Slope 71.4/Rating 122 Green fees $20
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Forbes
    12 rooms, fully finished. Lounge, large deck with grill and a scenic view of Elm Lake....
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    This is a 9-hole course that appears easy but because of the elevated greens makes it more...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Amidon
    Burning Coal Vein Campground is the southernmost campground and trailhead along the 146 mile Maah...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Stanton
    Tent camping, 8 RV sites, boat ramp, fish cleaning station, playground, picnic tables, shelters,...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Located just north of Jamestown, the Pipestem Horse Camp and Trail, on the north side of Pipestem...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Riverdale
    Garrison Dam National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is located directly downstream of Lake Sakakawea...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Penn
    Quiet camping for RVs or tents, seasonal or overnight, full hook-ups, showers, scenic view,...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Powers Lake
    12 RV sites with electric, tenting, fishing, boat dock and ramp, pets welcome.