Upcoming Events

Snowshoe Saturday

Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Categories: Turtle River State Park

Want to try snowshoeing? Join us for a group snowshoeing hike! We will be talking about the basics of how snowshoes work, different types of snowshoes, and heading out to give them a try. Registration is required and is free. Snowshoes are provided. If you have your own, you are welcome to wear your own.


Evening Hike Series: Full Snow Moon Candlelight Hike

Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm

Categories: Fort Stevenson State Park

For the second hike in the series, come out and enjoy the full moon in February known as the Snow Moon. Cross-country ski, snowshoe or hike starting from the visitor center. Our team will use candle luminaries to light the trail.


Moonlight Hike and Ski

Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Categories: Icelandic State Park

Come and join local outdoor enthusiast, Doug Fisher, to explore the park by moonlight on our cross-country ski and snowshoe trails!


Wild Outdoor Women (WOW) - Winter

Friday, February 10, 2023 - Sunday, February 12, 2023

Categories: 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 to include activities such as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, darkhouse spearfishing and more!


Sweetheart Hike

Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 12:00 am

Categories: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park

Bring your Valentine out to Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park. 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. 12 beginning at 1 pm.


Sled Your Heart Out

Friday, February 17, 2023 - Monday, February 20, 2023

Categories: Lewis & Clark State Park

Looking for a fun way to spend Valentine's Day? We have you covered! Join us for a weekend of family fun that will be sure to include lots of laughs and pictures at our Valentine's Day themed selfie station!


State Snowmobile Ride

Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 09:00 am - 07:00 pm

Categories: Lake Metigoshe State Park

Whether you’re an experienced rider or you’ve never squeezed the throttle, you’re invited to join snowmobilers from around ND for a day of riding in the Turtle Mountains to celebrate the 50th anniversary of this fun family event.


Winter Fest

Saturday, February 18, 2023 at 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Categories: Cross Ranch State Park

Come join us for a fun-filled day for the whole family! We will have several activities both inside and outside, depending on the weather. Soup and hot chocolate will be available starting at 1 p.m.


Fishing Rod Building Workshop

Friday, February 24, 2023 at 06:00 pm - Sunday, February 26, 2023 at 08:00 am

Categories: Lake Metigoshe State Park

Build your own custom fishing rod with step-by-step instructions from Chuck DeRemer during this workshop held at Lake Metigoshe State Park.


Leprechaun's Gold Geocache

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 08:00 am - 12:00 am

Categories: Fort Stevenson State Park

Head to Fort Stevenson State Park for a St. Patrick's Day Geocache. This unique geocache will take participants off the trail in search of Leprechaun's Gold! Beware as the leprechaun might have some tricks planned for you.