The Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway Is The 64-Mile Scenic Drive In North Dakota You Will Want To Take As Soon As You Can
Taking a drive is the perfect way to relax and enjoy the simpler things in life. It’s not something we do as much as we may have used to back in the day, but it is definitely still something you can do. Add in some beautiful scenery and interesting roadside stops and you’ve got yourself the perfect way to enjoy the day and clear your mind. North Dakota had quite a few scenic byways and backways, and this one was the very first and remains one of the very best:
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You can find another great map and more information on the drive by clicking here. When you take this drive, you’ll definitely want to stop at Fort Ransom State Park. It’s one of the prettiest places to visit in North Dakota, especially late in the year when all the leaves have changed colors. Check it out here!
Leah moved to North Dakota when she was 12 years old and has traveled from the Red River Valley to the badlands and many places in between. She loves small-town life and currently enjoys living on a small farm in the ND prairie. She's always had a passion for writing and has participated in novel writing challenges such as NaNoWriMo multiple times. Her favorite part about this job is recognizing small businesses that deserve a boost and seeing the positive affect her articles can have on their traffic, especially in rural areas that might have otherwise gone overlooked.