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Got North Dakota on your mind? There may be a good reason for that.

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More Than One

Visitors to this great state and locals that call this place home know that North Dakota is a land that’s unlike any other. It turns out, there’s more than one reason why it’s known as the Legendary State.

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Things to Do in North Dakota

If you enjoy spending time in the great outdoors, then North Dakota is your state. There are a great number of outdoor activities that you can do including hunting, fishing, four-wheeling, or horseback riding, or hiking. There are lakes for canoeing and it’s also an amazing place for fishing (try the Upper Missouri River or Lake Sakakawea). It’s also one of the best states for hunting. The availability of hunting grounds, and game, makes it ideal for any outdoors enthusiast. If you’re curious, take a look at these North Dakota public land maps and information for a look at places where you can hunt and fish.

History of North Dakota

History of North Dakota

An historic North Dakota home

The first people who called this place home were nomadic hunters and gatherers. Native Americans settled the land several thousand years ago and the first Europeans to see this land didn’t arrive until the 18th century, when they established trade with some of the tribal nations. Trading posts were established and the fur trade began to pick up. The land became a U.S. territory in 1803 as part of the Louisiana purchase. Then in 1861, it became a part of the Dakota Territory, which included South Dakota and much of Montana and Wyoming. Shortly thereafter, North Dakota gained statehood in 1889 –and the population increased thanks to the arrival of the railroads. The name North Dakota is fitting, and comes from the Dakota/Lakota (also known as Sioux) people who have long lived on land. They called themselves Dakota, which means allies or friends.

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Notable Landmarks in North Dakota

Notable Landmarks in North Dakota

North Dakota Climate Risk

131/500

Hail risk

High risk

104/500

Wind risk

Medium risk

68/500

Tornado risk

Low risk

54/500

Air pollution risk

Low risk

39/500

Total weather risk

Low risk

13/500

Earthquake risk

Low risk

Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions

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