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Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site

Rank: 340 4 Activites Distance: 5.54 miles

Earthlodge people hunted bison and other game, but were in essence farmers living in villages along the Missouri and its tributaries. The site was a major Native American trade center for hundreds of years prior to becoming an important market place for fur traders after 1750.

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Sakakawea Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (701)-654-7411 Distance: 14.32 miles

Garrison Dam, ND is located 75 miles northwest of Bismarck on the Missouri River. Lake Sakakawea is 178 miles long with 1,340 miles of shoreline and extends from Riverdale to Trenton. There are 35 recreation areas around Lake Sakakawea offering outdoor recreation opportunities such as camping, boating, fishing, sailing and hunting. The lake is an important resting stop for whooping cranes and a...

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Audubon National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-442-5474 Email: audubon@fws.gov Distance: 22.04 miles

Audubon National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in west-central North Dakota and is part of a landscape marked by numerous wetlands or "potholes" that remained after glaciers melted more than 10,000 years ago. This landscape is commonly called the "Prairie Pothole Region." The Prairie Pothole Region extends into Canada, Minnesota, western Iowa, South Dakota, and eastern Montana. The Refuge ...

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Brekken-Holmes Recreation Area National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-250-4592 Email: citytl@westriv.com Distance: 29.09 miles

Site is one and one-half miles north of Turtle Lake in the center of North Dakota. The reservoir has approximately 675 water surface acres, 620 land acres and 10 miles of shoreline. Available species include trout, walleye, crappie, bluegill, and small mouth bass.

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J. Clark Salyer Wetland Management District National Park

4 Activites Phone: (701)-768-2548 Email: jclarksalyer@fws.gov Distance: 41.16 miles

J. Clark Salyer Wetland Management District (WMD) is located in north-central North Dakota. The District covers 6,543 square miles in Renville, Bottineau, Rolette, McHenry, and Pierce counties. Within the District, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service manages 27,332 acres of waterfowl production areas (WPA), 128,117 acres of wetland easements, 15,231 acres of grassland easements, 6,500 acres of Far...

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Florence Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (701)-387-4397 Email: longlake@fws.gov Distance: 49.81 miles

The 1,888-acre Florence Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) has almost 1,000 acres of virgin native mixed-grass prairie and a 132-acre lake. This high quality prairie habitat attracts grassland birds including grassland passerines that are sought by birders visiting the region. Florence Lake NWR is administered by Long Lake NWR as an unstaffed satellite refuge.

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Schnell Ranch Recreation Area National Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-227-7700 Email: MT_North_Dakota_FO@blm.gov Distance: 50.59 miles

The 2,000-acre Schnell Recreation Area was once working cattle ranch that the Schnell family owned and operated for 80 of its 120 years. In 1993, the land became public property through the combined efforts of the Bureau of Land Management, the Conservation Fund, the Richard King Mellon Foundation, and the Schnell family. The native mixed-grass prairie, hardwood draws, and former pasture land cons...

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Lonetree Wildlife Management Area National Park

11 Activites Phone: (701)-324-2211 Distance: 52.09 miles

The Lonetree Wildlife Management Area in central North Dakota comprises 33,000 acres of wildlife habitat owned by the Bureau of Reclamation and managed by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. There is a 32 miles segment of the North Country Trail that passes through Lonetree. It is designed for hiking but any non-motorized travel including mountain bikes or horseback riding is allowed. Th...

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Heart Butte Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-250-4242 Email: GPwebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 52.66 miles

The 142 foot high Heart Butte Dam, Heart Butte Project is on the Heart River in Grant County, North Dakota. Managed by the Dakotas Area Office, Bureau of Reclamation. The reservoir, Lake Tschida, is the only sizable body of water in the area and it has become a popular recreation center. The reservoir has approximately 3,397 water surface acres, 7,361 land acres and 55 miles of shoreline. Six...

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Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-548-8110 Email: lakeilo@fws.gov Distance: 59.62 miles

Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in the Missouri Slope region of western North Dakota, near the Killdeer Mountains. Established in the mid-1930s for migratory waterfowl, this unique Refuge encompasses slightly more than 4,000 acres and is home to approximately 226 bird species, 36 mammals, 9 reptiles/amphibians, and 11 different fish species.

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Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (701)-387-4397 Email: longlake@fws.gov Distance: 70.96 miles

Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), located in south-central North Dakota, was established in 1932 as a migratory bird refuge by President Herbert Hoover. The 22,300 acre refuge consists of a 15,000-acre saline basin that is 18 miles long and is appropriately named "Long Lake." Long Lake is relatively shallow; it is normally 3 to 4 feet deep. During extended wet periods, Long Lake reaches...

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Long Lake Wetland Management District National Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-387-4397 Email: longlake@fws.gov Distance: 71.62 miles

Long Lake Wetland Management District (WMD) encompasses three counties in south-central North Dakota; an area famed for its wealth of waterfowl-producing potholes and native prairie grasslands. The Long Lake WMD habitats are comprised of Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs), satellite refuges, Wildlife Development Areas (WDAs), wetland and grassland easements, and private lands agreements.

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Dickinson Reservoir - Edward Arthur Patterson Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-456-2074 Email: dprd@dickinsonparks.org Distance: 74.85 miles

Dickinson Dam and Reservoir (Edward Arthur Patterson Lake), on the Heart River, store water for irrigating valley lands downstream from the dam, and for a municipal water supply for the city of Dickinson, North Dakota. The reservoir has approximately 1,191 water surface acres, 1,276 land acres and 22 miles of shoreline. Public use area open 7 days a week. Overnight camping, water and electric ho...

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Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Email: uppersouris@fws.gov Distance: 80.82 miles

Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), located 30 miles northwest of Minot, North Dakota, was established in 1935 as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife. The Refuge straddles 35 miles of the picturesque Souris River valley in northern North Dakota. The Souris River basin figures prominently in the cultural and natural history of the North American mid-continen...

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Slade National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Email: longlake@fws.gov Distance: 85.08 miles

Slade National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in south-central North Dakota within the Prairie Pothole Region of the glaciated plains. In an area famed for its wealth of waterfowl producing potholes, the Refuge also provides excellent habitat for nesting grassland birds. Slade NWR received its name from a Northern Pacific Railroad executive G.T. Slade. Slade donated the property to the U.S. Fi...

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Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (701)-752-4218 Email: chaselake@fws.gov Distance: 93.48 miles

Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is one of the nation's oldest refuges. It was established in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. Located in the famous Prairie Pothole Region of the United States, the Refuge and surrounding area provide breeding and resting habitat for more than 293 bird species. Chase Lake NWR has been designated as one of America's Top 100 Globally Important Bird A...

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Chase Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 93.80 miles

The Chase Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 4,155 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Dakota. In 1975 the Chase Lake Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Rank: 104 10 Activites Phone: (701)-623-4730 Email: thro_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 99.20 miles

When Theodore Roosevelt came to Dakota Territory to hunt bison in 1883, he was a skinny, young, spectacled dude from New York. He could not have imagined how his adventure in this remote and unfamiliar place would forever alter the course of the nation. The rugged landscape and strenuous life that TR experienced here would help shape a conservation policy that we still benefit from today.

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Chase Lake Prairie Project Wmd National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-752-4218 Email: r6rw_clp@fws.gov Distance: 101.60 miles

The Wetland Management District (WMD) was administratively created in 1993 and is a satellite station of the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge Complex. The WMD consists of 127 Waterfowl Production Areas (35,317 acres); five Wildlife Development Areas (3,734 acres); 666 wetland easement contracts protecting 52,919 wetland acres; four grassland easement contracts preserving 2,790 grassland acres a...

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Theodore Roosevelt Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 103.52 miles

Theodore Roosevelt Wilderness now contains a total of 29,920 acres and is managed by the National Park Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Dakota. In 1978 Theodore Roosevelt Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude...

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Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (701)-848-2722 Email: Lostwood@fws.gov Distance: 104.00 miles

Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) lies in the heart of the Missouri Coteau region, an ancient glacial moraine area. Topography ranges from rolling to steep hills and is covered by mixed-grass prairie. The area is dotted with wetlands that are often called "potholes." At 26,904 acres, the Refuge contains a 5,577-acre Wilderness Area established in 1975. Lostwood NWR has been designated...

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J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (701)-768-2548 Email: jclarksalyer@fws.gov Distance: 105.54 miles

J. Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located along the Souris River in Bottineau and McHenry counties in north-central North Dakota. The 58,693-acre Refuge extends from the Manitoba border southward for approximately 45 miles in an area which was once Glacial Lake Souris. The area is old lake bottom and has extremely flat topography and a high density of temporary wetlands. Th...

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Lostwood Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 106.10 miles

The Lostwood Wilderness now contains a total of 5,577 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of North Dakota. In 1975 the Lostwood Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age...

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Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-385-4046 Email: deslacs@fws.gov Distance: 108.60 miles

Des Lacs National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is found in a 28-mile long river valley with three natural lakes. The northern boundary of the Refuge is at the Canadian border. The Refuge was established during the Dust Bowl era of the 1930s. The original Refuge facilities were constructed by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) to benefit waterfowl production and protection. "Des lacs" is French ...

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Shadehill Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (605)-374-5114 Email: Shadehill@state.sd.us Distance: 116.64 miles

The Shadehill Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, consists of Shadehill Dam and Reservoir on the Grand River in the northwestern part of South Dakota, immediately downstream from the confluence of the North Fork and the South Fork of the Grand River. The reservoir has approximately 4,800 water surface acres, 8,358 land acres and 65 miles of shoreline. The South Dakota Department of Game...

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