Border to Border (Highway 281) Tour

Follow Highway 281 from Whitestone Hill near Edgeley to the International Peace Garden near Dunseith.

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Whitestone Hill Battlefield

Site of the fiercest clash between U.S. Army soldiers and Native American tribes in North Dakota.

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World's Largest Buffalo

Had real bison been this large (26 feet), they might still be roaming the prairie in great herds.

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Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge

The birder's paradise features downy woodpeckers, greater yellowlegs and belted kingfishers.

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Dakota Sun Gardens

Beautiful gardens and wine from local and regional fruits.

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DPRCA The Opera House and Studio

Dakota Prairie Regional Center for the Arts has presents productions in a restored theater.

New Rockford, ND 58365
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Fort Totten State Historic Site

Site has been everything from active military post to boarding school for Native American children. Now house quaint bed and breakfast.

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Sullys Hill National Game Preserve

Woodlands area on shores of Devils Lake is home to large variety of wildlife, migratory birds and nature trails.

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Devils Lake is a recreational hotspot and nationally known fishery. 8
Devils Lake

One of the best fisheries in the state. Four-season playground where ice fishing is as popular as dropping a line in the summer.

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Lake Alice National Wildlife Refuge

A major waterfowl concentration point during spring and fall migrations and breeding ground for thousands of ducks and geese.

Cando, ND 58324
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Sky Dancer Casino

Full-service casino and resort features traditional casino games, slots, concerts and traditional music.

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Turtle Mountain Scenic Byway

Enjoy a drive through through wooded hills and valleys in a landscape unique to this part of North Dakota.

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Peace Poles in a line at the International Peace Garden near Dunseith. 12
International Peace Garden

Botanical garden dedicated to peace between the United States and Canada. Garden straddles the border. Floral-themed attractions within the garden.

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The Mystical Horizons site near Carbury on the Turtle Mountain Scenic Byway. 13
Mystical Horizons

"Stonehenge of the Prairie" features stone and cement structures to view solstices and the equinox.

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Pride Dairy

Homemade cheeses, syrups, caramel and ice cream, including the popular Juneberry flavor.

Bottineau, ND 58318
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