8 days in South Central North Dakota Itinerary

8 days in South Central North Dakota Itinerary

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Bismarck
— 3 nights
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Jamestown
— 2 nights
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Ashley
— 2 nights

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Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. Step out of Bismarck with an excursion to World's Largest Sandhill Crane in Steele--about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum, get in on the family fun at Superslide Amusement Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Dakota Zoo, and stroll around General Sibley Park & Campground.

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Minneapolis to Bismarck is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Minneapolis in June, Bismarck is slightly colder at night with lows of 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Bismarck

Parks · Shopping · Theme Parks · Nature

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North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum ©
The Dakota Zoo ©
The Dakota Zoo
North Dakota State Capitol Building ©
North Dakota State Capitol Building

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Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum, then examine the collection at National Buffalo Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Frontier Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): bet on your favorite at Jamestown Speedway, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint James Basilica, and then examine the collection at Midland Continental Depot Transport Museum.

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You can drive from Bismarck to Jamestown in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Jamestown can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ashley.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums · Historic Sites

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National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum
Frontier Village ©
Frontier Village
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum

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Ashley

Ashley ©
Ashley is a city in and the county seat of McIntosh County, North Dakota, United States. On the 13th (Sat), immerse yourself in nature at Beaver Lake State Park, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dinosaurs of the Prairie, and then make a trip to Prairie Bells Grotto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Hoskins and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Church.

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Traveling by car from Jamestown to Ashley takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in June, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ashley

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Beaver Lake State Park ©
Beaver Lake State Park
Prairie Bells Grotto ©
Prairie Bells Grotto