9 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Theodore Roosevelt National Park In North Dakota
The Theodore Roosevelt National Park is North Dakota’s only national park and also its most popular attraction. On average, the park is visited about 600,000 times each year, and some years the amount of visitors is more than the amount of people in the entire state! Did you know that in 1972 nearly 1 million people went and explored the park? Here are some more fascinating facts and tidbits about the TRNP that you probably didn’t know:
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Did you learn anything new from this? How many times have you visited the Theodore Roosevelt National Park? Learn more about the weird geological formations here – they really are neat!
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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