Visiting The Double Ditch Indian Village In North Dakota Will Take You To World Of The Past
By Leah|Published November 02, 2019
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.
North Dakota has a history that goes back far beyond it being a state. The vast prairies were perfect for huge settlements — but not the kind you may first think of. There were towns made up of hundreds of mound-like structures called earth lodges, and although none of the original lodges exist intact today, you can see the hilly landscape left behind from where one of these large communities once was at this fascinating historic site: