The Hike To This Gorgeous North Dakota Swimming Hole Is Everything You Could Imagine

What better way to experience some of the best of North Dakota’s great outdoors this summer than to take a hike through one of the most picturesque places in the state and end it with a swim? This spot in the Peace Garden State should be one of your top nature destinations, especially if you do this specific thing. Here’s why:

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Lake Metigoshe State Park is located 14 miles northeast of Bottineau, ND. You can find more information on the park and a trail map by clicking here.

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