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Crow Flies High State Recreation Area


This scenic overlook just west of New Town provides views of Four Bears Bridge and Lake Sakakawea. During period of low water, glimpses can be seen of the town of Sanish, now covered by Lake Sakakawea.

Interpretive signs about local history have been placed at the site.


No entrance fee.

Day use only-no facilities and no camping allowed.

View from Crow Flies High Recreation Area


West of New Town on Highway 23.


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