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.
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.