Take A Journey To This Lewis And Clark Themed Winter Festival In North Dakota
Did you know that the famous exploring duo Lewis and Clark spent more time in North Dakota than anywhere else during their expeditions across what is now the United States? They spent a whole winter here and even spotted their first grizzly bears in this state. One of North Dakota’s state parks is hosting its annual Winterfest for 2019 and this year it happens to be themed after those explorers! You can learn about them, hike across the snowy landscapes as they would have, and enjoy a whole day of activities.
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The Cross Ranch State Park Winterfest will be held at the park, located at 1403 River Road, Center, ND 58530. Activities begin at 1:00 PM and continue to 8:00 PM. It is open for all ages. For more information on this event, click here.
Cross Ranch State Park is one of many awesome places to enjoy some winter hiking, event or not, in North Dakota. Follow this link to discover more.
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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