The Underrated Sandy Beach In North Dakota You Absolutely Need To Visit
I know what you’re probably thinking: a sandy beach in North Dakota? This state certainly isn’t coastal. In fact, it’s the most landlocked part of the entire North American continent, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t beautiful sandy beaches to go soak up some sun on. After all, ND has more coastline than California does with just one of its lakes alone. It’s no surprise that that particular lake has one of the best beaches for summer fun in the entire state:
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The beach is located in Lake Sakakawea State Park which is one mile north of Pick City, North Dakota. For more information on the park and what you can do there, follow this link.
Were you surprised there was a sandy beach in North Dakota? Many people don’t think there are, and yet there are even more than this one. Click here to discover them!
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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