10 Surprising Things You May Not Expect When Moving To North Dakota

A lot of people tend to have pre-conceived notions of what North Dakota is like before ever stepping foot there. I didn’t move to the state until I was 13, and I’ll admit that when I first imagined what it would be like I thought of flat fields, farms, harsh winters, and not much else. What I didn’t know was that there is so much more to the Peace Garden State than the stereotypes would lead someone to believe and that the state is actually full of hidden gems.

If you’re moving to ND, here are 10 things that might surprise you:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Did you move to North Dakota from somewhere else? What surprised you most about it?

Here’s proof of the state’s hidden gems. There are plenty to be discovered in the Legendary State!