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Sweetheart Dinner - SOLD OUT

Categories: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

The most exclusive dining experience in Bismarck and Mandan for your sweetheart this Valentines Day is a romantic dinner at Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park Custer House. (SOLD OUT)

Full Snow Moon Candlelight Hike

Categories: all, Fort Stevenson State Park

Come out and experience a candlelit hike under the full moon. The Full Moon in February is known as the Snow Moon. Cross-country ski, snowshoe or hike, park staff will use candle luminaries to light the trail. Meet at the Visitor Center at 6:00 pm. Afterward, enjoy snacks and refreshments. The trail is approximately one mile.

Sweetheart Hike

Categories: all, Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

Bring your Valentine this #Valentines Season to Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, because we have the perfect way to spend some quality time with that special someone or the whole family. Join us for the annual “Sweetheart Hike” on Sunday, Feb. 17th beginning at 1 p.m. The hike about 2 miles over the hills and through the snow, so wear those snowpants and boots, and bring a sled to pull. 

Wild Outdoor Women ( WOW)

Categories: all, Lake Metigoshe State Park

This event is primarily for ladies over the age of 16 who wish to learn or improve on skills associated with several outdoor recreational activities including snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and more! 

Maple Sugaring Days

Categories: all, Fort Stevenson State Park

Maple Sugaring in North Dakota! Learn the history of maple tapping, see the tools and find out what the box elder tree has to do with maple syrup. Presentations, horse-drawn wagon rides, kids hands-on activities, and live entertainment throughout the day. Don't miss out, experience pure maple cotton candy and sugar snow!

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New Reservation System

The North Dakota Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce the launching of a new reservation system.

Fort Stevenson State Park holds Fat Tire Bike Classic

Fort Stevenson State Park, in partnership with Val’s Cyclery of Minot, is holding a Fat Tire Bike Trail Race, Saturday, January 26.  Registration from 10:00 am to Noon.  The race begins at 1:00 pm.  Live entertainment performed by Mandan native Brianna Helbling and chili feed starting at 3:00 pm.  The total race route will be 14 miles (4 laps at 3.5 miles each).  Prizes awarded for first, second and third places in Men’s and Women’s divisions.  

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