The Place In North Dakota That Makes You Feel Like You’ve Stepped Through A Magical Wardrobe
North Dakota has quite a few spots in nature that can feel like they transport you into a magical world. They almost seem too beautiful to be real, as if they were from a fantasy. This particular place in North Dakota can almost make you feel like you stepped through a magical wardrobe into the world of Narnia, and you’ll want to visit it.
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/
Regardless if you’ve read the books or watched the movies or not, the River Bend Overlook will easily transport you into a fantasy world, but it is simply North Dakota’s pure, natural beauty at its best.
To get to the River Bend Overlook, enter the North Unit of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park about 15 miles south of Watford City, ND, off of Highway 85 onto Scenic Drive. You should definitely take the entire route on that road – it is a wonderful experience!
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.
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