North Dakota

Find local adventures, unique places to stay, and guided adventure tours in North Dakota.

Top Adventures in North Dakota

  • Drive the Scenic Loop at Theodore Roosevelt National Park

    Imagine you have been driving for hours through North Dakota. The landscape is uncompromisingly flat and there isn't so much as a tree to obscure the horizon in any direction. Then, with no warning, the topography transforms. The prairie around yo...

  • Hike up Buck Hill, Theodore Roosevelt NP

    Buck Hill is a popular stop on Theodore Roosevelt National Park's Scenic Loop Road. The official trail is only a half mile round trip, but the landscape is open and it is worth spending more time in the Buck Hill area wandering around the various ...

    0.2 miles

  • Drive Scenic Route to Oxbow Overlook

    Theodore Roosevelt was undoubtedly the tip of what would become an ever-flying spear of the United States' conservation movement. It is fitting that this buffalo-seeking hero would have a park named after him. The 14-mile drive through the Park's ...

    14 miles

  • Hike to White Butte

    Standing at only 3,506 feet on a good day, White Butte in Amidon, North Dakota, isn't going to be the greatest peak you ever conquer, but it will definitely be a memorable one. Located in the Southwest corner of the Badlands of North Dakota, White...

    4 miles 400 ft gain

  • Camp at Cottonwood Campground in Theodore Roosevelt National Park

    Nestled right along the Little Missouri River, Cottonwood Campground offers 76 camp sites (including pull-through, back-in, and walk-in sites).Walk-in sites sit right along the river where buffalo and wild horses are frequently spotted at dusk and...

  • Hike to the North Petrified Forest

    Make sure you swing by the Visitor's Center to get a map and a paper copy of directions to the trailhead as it goes through private property.The trail starts at the parking lot and heads into a wilderness area. After a few hundred feet you will pa...

    3 miles 400 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Bismarck, North Dakota

      Bismarck KOA

    • Coleharbor, North Dakota

      East Totten Trail Campground (Nd)

      Overview East Totten Trail Campground is located on the west banks of Lake Audubon. This is the only campground on the entire lake! This campground and day use area offers a wide variety of recre...

    • Coleharbor, North Dakota

      Wolf Creek Campground (Nd)

      Overview The Wolf Creek Campground is located along the southern shore of beautiful Lake Sakakawea. The recreation area offers a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, fishin...

    • Dazey, North Dakota

      West Ashtabula Crossing

      Overview West Ashtabula Crossing Campground is located on 23 developed acres adjacent to Lake Ashtabula in eastern North Dakota. It is very popular and fills up on most weekends. Lake Ashtabula wa...

    • Grassy Butte, North Dakota

      Juniper Campground Group Site

      Overview For groups visiting the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Juniper Campground Group Site is a great place to stay. Located four miles from the entrance to the North Unit of th...

    • Hazelton, North Dakota

      Hazelton Recreation Area

      Overview Hazelton Recreation Area is located on the east bank of the Missouri River on Lake Oahe just south of Bismarck, ND. The lake is formed by the Oahe Dam in South Dakota, which was built duri...

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