The 8 Secret Parks Of North Dakota You’ve Never Heard Of But Need To Visit

If you need a quick, peaceful getaway, there are more options in North Dakota than the national and state parks (even though those are pretty awesome). These little known parks, refuges, and preserves are all open to the public and are great for a relaxing afternoon. If you need a nice picnic spot, place to take a stroll, or just want to see some pretty nature and wildlife, here is where you want to go:

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/

Where is your favorite park in North Dakota? We didn’t list the state parks here, but if you want to know more about them, click here! They are equally as awesome.