5 days in Northwest North Dakota Itinerary

5 days in Northwest North Dakota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Northwest North Dakota tour planner

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Route & dates

Start: Sioux Falls
Drive:  7 h 30 min
— 3 nights
Drive:  9 h 30 min
End: Sioux Falls


Williston ©
Williston is a city in and the county seat of Williams County, North Dakota, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Caprock-Coulee Trail and Cannonball Concretions Pullout. Visiting Links of North Dakota and Buckhorn Trail will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Williston: Old Post Office (in Grassy Butte) and Longhorn Pullout (in Watford City). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center, explore the galleries of Fort Buford State Historic Site, and pause for some photo ops at Sitting Bull.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Williston road trip planning app.

Sioux Falls to Williston is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Williston when traveling from Sioux Falls in May, with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Williston

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Watford City, Old Post Office
Highlights from your plan
Sitting Bull ©
Sitting Bull
Caprock-Coulee Trail ©
Caprock-Coulee Trail
Cannonball Concretions Pullout ©
Cannonball Concretions Pullout