Most People Don’t Know There’s A Little Part Of Mt. Rushmore In North Dakota
North Dakota often gets overshadowed by its southern counterpart that has the world famous attraction, Mt. Rushmore. This carved mountain gets thousands of visitors each year and is one of the most well known monuments in the entire world. But did you know that North Dakota has its own giant president head from South Dakota?
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Other than having this unique attraction, the Roosevelt Inn is a lovely hotel to stay at that’s full of Theodore Roosevelt themed decorations. You can visit it yourself – even if just to see the bust – at this location:
600 2nd Ave SW, Watford City, ND 58854
There are more unusual roadside attractions in North Dakota to be discovered. Find more 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.
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