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Plan a spring or summer visit to North Dakota. Across the Roughrider State, from cities like Bismarck to Dickinson, enjoy a wide range of spring and summer fun. From the nostalgia of the heritage sites across ND, to some of the top universities in the state, find your adventure. While you’re there, try some Knoephla soup and Lutefish in a local restaurant along the way. As spring thaws, summer reigns over the prairies and badlands, the Red River is full and feeding North Dakota’s farms, gardens and ranches.
In Abercrombie, be sure to visit the Fort Abercrombie State Historic Site. When you travels have you visiting Fargo, make plans to explore the Red River Zoo – ideal during spring or summer – or head for the Faro Air Museum. Many Fargo visitors also enjoy the Roger Maris Museum, and trips to the campus of North Dakota State University. In Williston continue the college campus theme with a visit to Williston State College – a great place to visit with your soon to be high school graduate.
From Bismarck, the state capital, to Fargo, the largest city, and Rugby, North America’s geographical center, visitors retrace the steps of the Lakota Sioux and Lewis and Clark. Visit and immerse yourself in breathtaking vistas of the plains and its history and heritage – check out the North Dakota State Capitol building or the North Dakota Heritage Center. Stop at a powwow, join in a Norwegian folk festival or relive history from steps of a military outpost – discover the riches of North Dakota. Enjoy your travels across the state at convenient locations from Fargo through Bismarck, Dickinson and north to Minot.