Take A Journey Down One Of The Most Spectacular Rivers In North Dakota

One of the most influential rivers in North Dakota is also one of the most fun to experience. You’ll want to explore it while summer is still around, and there are many ways to do that. From where it enters at the western border from Montana all the way to south-central ND, there are miles and miles of river to enjoy in all kinds of ways.

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The Missouri River isn’t just an outdoor adventurer’s paradise, it’s also an incredible part of history. It was very important to the Plains Indians for hundreds of years and later drove the fur trade north back in the 1800s — with settlers quickly following.

Here’s an interesting historical spot along the river in North Dakota you can discover for yourself.