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Lake Zahl National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (701)-965-6488 Email: CrosbyWetlands@fws.gov Distance: 131.66 miles

Lake Zahl NWR was established in 1939 as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife. The Refuge encompasses a total of 3,739 acres. Lake Zahl NWR lies at the juncture of the Missouri Coteau and the Missouri Slope. Water flowing from Lake Zahl enters the Little Muddy River, goes into Lake Sakakawea, and then enters the Missouri River approximately 28 miles south of the Re...

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Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (701)-387-4397 Email: longlake@fws.gov Distance: 135.62 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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Schnell Ranch Recreation Area National Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-227-7700 Email: MT_North_Dakota_FO@blm.gov Distance: 135.97 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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Homme Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (701)-845-2970 Distance: 137.68 miles

Visit the Memorial Gardens near this lake in northeast North Dakota.

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Jamestown Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (701)-252-6002 Distance: 144.64 miles

Jamestown Dam and Reservoir are features of the PSMBP - Jamestown Dam. Located in central North Dakota the reservoir provides flood protection to areas downstream. The reservoir has approximately 2,095 water surface acres, 2,492 land acres and 45 miles of shoreline. It is located 2 miles north of Jamestown and features a modern campground and concessions, boat rental, primitive camping. Public u...

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Heart Butte Reservoir National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-250-4242 Email: GPwebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 145.01 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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Pipestem Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-252-7666 Distance: 146.18 miles

Pipestem Dam, ND is located north of Jamestown, on Pipestem Creek. The 840-acre Pipestem Lake offers year-round recreational opportunities including camping, picnicking, and wildlife viewing. The area attracts birdwatchers, boaters, fishermen, hunters and others facinated with the outdoors.

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Dickinson Reservoir - Edward Arthur Patterson Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (701)-456-2074 Email: dprd@dickinsonparks.org Distance: 152.48 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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Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site

Rank: 343 3 Activites Email: loren_yellow_bird@nps.gov Distance: 154.76 miles

Between 1828 and 1867, Fort Union was the most important fur trade post on the Upper Missouri River. Here, the Assiniboine and six other Northern Plains Indian Tribes exchanged buffalo robes and smaller furs for goods from around the world, including cloth, guns, blankets, and beads. A bastion of peaceful coexistence, the post annually traded over 25,000 buffalo robes and $100,000 in merchandise.

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Medicine Lake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 163.03 miles

The Medicine Lake Wilderness now contains a total of 11,366 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1976 the Medicine 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 ...

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Ashtabula Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (701)-845-2970 Distance: 164.53 miles

The Baldhill Dam, Lake Ashtabula Project is located in eastern North Dakota, in the heart of the prairie pothole country. It is a multipurpose project, providing flood protection, augmenting water supplies during dry years, and offering wildlife habitat and recreational opportunities year-round. One of the unique seasonal wildlife visitors to the project is the white pelican, which can be seen ...

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Medicine Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (406)-789-2305 Email: medicinelake@fws.gov Distance: 164.68 miles

Medicine Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established in 1935 to provide breeding habitat for migratory birds and other wildlife. It lies within the highly productive prairie pothole region and has relief typical of the glacial drift prairie -- relatively gentle rolling plains with numerous shallow wetland depressions. Medicine Lake NWR has been recognized by the American Bird Conservancy ...

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Theodore Roosevelt National Park

Rank: 104 10 Activites Phone: (701)-623-4730 Email: thro_interpretation@nps.gov Distance: 166.22 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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Kellys Slough National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (701)-662-8611 Email: devilslake@fws.gov Distance: 166.59 miles

Kellys Slough National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established to develop and manage a system of wetlands and grasslands that is unique to the Red River valley. The Refuge supports a diversity of wetland and grassland wildlife, while providing for wildlife-dependent recreation, interpretation, and education. Kellys Slough NWR is located in the heart of the Red River valley. The Refuge contains an in...

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Theodore Roosevelt Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 168.93 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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Valley City Wetland Management District National Park

2 Activites Email: valleycitywetlands@fws.gov Distance: 169.50 miles

Valley City Wetland Management District (WMD) is one of 11 WMDs found in North Dakota's famed "duck factory" country, the Prairie Pothole Region. Valley City WMD is located in east-central North Dakota and includes Cass, Traill, Barnes, Griggs, and Steele counties. It consists of 82 Waterfowl Production Areas (WPA) totaling approximately 17,000 acres. There are also 55,400 acres protected by...

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Kulm Wetland Management District National Park

3 Activites Email: kulmwetlands@fws.gov Distance: 179.00 miles

Located in south-central North Dakota, Kulm Wetland Management District (WMD) was established in 1971. Located in the Prairie Pothole Region of North America, Kulm WMD provides breeding, nesting, and brood rearing areas for many species of waterfowl and other migratory birds. The District currently manages 201 Waterfowl Production Areas (WPA) that total 45,683 acres, 3 national wildlife refuges, ...

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Shadehill Reservoir National Park

7 Activites Phone: (605)-374-5114 Email: Shadehill@state.sd.us Distance: 209.24 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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Bowman Haley Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (701)-252-7666 Distance: 213.03 miles

Bowman-Haley Lake, ND formed at the confluence of Spring Creek, Alkali Creek, and North Fork Grand River; has 17 miles of scenic shoreline. The 1,740-acre V-shaped lake offers year-round recreational opportunities including camping, boating, and fishing. Surrounding the lake are 6,720 acres of prairie creeks and rolling uplands, which provide a haven for a wide variety of wildlife and waterfowl.

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Clara Barton National Historic Site

Rank: 316 1 Activites Distance: 220.60 miles

Clara Barton dedicated her life and energies to help others in times of need - both home and abroad, in peacetime as well as during military emergencies. Glen Echo was her home the last 15 years of her life and the structure illustrates her dedication and concern for those less fortunate than herself.

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Agassiz Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 220.99 miles

The Agassiz Wilderness now contains a total of 4,000 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Minnesota. In 1976 the Agassiz 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 of "...

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Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (218)-449-4115 Email: agassiz@fws.gov Distance: 221.89 miles

Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge is located in northwest Minnesota. Packs of wolves, moose, waterfowl, and 280 species of birds make this refuge a wildlife wonderland. The refuge, originally named Mud Lake Migratory Waterfowl Refuge, was established in 1937 primarily for waterfowl production and maintenance. Located in eastern Marshall County, the contiguous 61,500 acres are situated in ...

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Rydell National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (218)-687-2229 Email: rydell@fws.gov Distance: 225.07 miles

Rydell National Wildlife Refuge is located in the Prairie Pothole Region of Northwestern Minnesota, between the flat Red River Valley Floodplain to the west and the rolling hardwood forest and lake regions to the east. The refuge is located on the historic Glacial Lake Agassiz beach ridge transition zone, changing from northern tallgrass prairie/aspen parkland to eastern deciduous forest. Cur...

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Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (605)-885-6320 Email: sandlake@fws.gov Distance: 227.31 miles

Congress established Sand Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) in 1935 as a refuge and breeding grounds for migratory birds and other wildlife. The Refuge has 21,498 acres of prime wildlife habitat consisting of open lakes and wetlands, grasslands, woodlands, and croplands. Famed for its spectacular concentrations of wildlife, Sand Lake NWR has been listed as one of the top 15 birding sites in the ...

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Sand Lake Wmd National Park

3 Activites Phone: (605)-885-6320 Email: r6rw_sdl@fws.gov Distance: 234.64 miles

The 9,000 square mile Sand Lake Wetland Management District (WMD), located in north-central South Dakota, encompasses a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. The eight county district (Brown, Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, McPherson, Potter, Spink, and Walworth Counties)is located within three distinct physiographic regions, the Missouri Coteau, the James River Basin, and the Lake Dakota Plain.The weste...

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