This Hidden Trail In North Dakota Leads To A Magnificent Archaeological Treasure

Out on the quiet prairie around the Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge in North Dakota, a discovery was made in 1980s when the levels of the lake had to be lowered. This action revealed an archaeological treasure that uncovered many details about the ancient plains people. Today, you can visit Lake Ilo and see what those sites were like – and they are still here today. Check it out for yourself:

Lake Ilo National Wildlife Refuge is located at 489 102 Ave SW, Dunn Center, North Dakota 58626. For more information on the site and where you can see the recreation on the trail, click here.

North Dakota is full of history in the land, especially in the western region of the state. Check out these neat geological formations that tell a history of a different kind, and they must be seen to be believed.