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Address: 5981 Walt Hjelle Parkway, 2 miles north of Fort Ransom, Fort Ransom, ND

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Beautiful Park

We took a drive today as it was a beautiful July Sunday. The park has many hiking trails and there were many beautiful views. Next time we come we will stay the weekend and go... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2016
Elizabeth G
Bismarck, North Dakota
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Bismarck, North Dakota
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201 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We took a drive today as it was a beautiful July Sunday. The park has many hiking trails and there were many beautiful views. Next time we come we will stay the weekend and go camping.

1 Thank Elizabeth G
Warren, Michigan
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Family outing kids aged 6 to 18 and adults. We all had a blast in the nearly 2 hour, 5 mile canoe/kayak adventure. We had many first timers who didn't struggle at all.

1 Thank Kelly B
Oakes, North Dakota
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here. We took a canoe down the river - the Ranger picked us up when we were done. They supplied the life vests, canoe, & paddles - it took us about 1 1/2 hours to make it to the dock. We put up a tent in the group camping because we stayed with relatives that... More 

Thank Erica T
Rochester, Minnesota
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

this was our first visit and first ever tent camping with small kids. they loved it. on the night of our stay the place got slightly cold but this was our first time camping so were not ready at all. but people over there were very nice and kind, very helpful.

Thank Shippy M
Fargo, North Dakota
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

I went to fort ransom state park at north dakota this summer, 2015. On a sunny sunday, found the fort in google maps and started driving from fargo. It will take almost 2 hours and some to reach there. some gravel roads but most are county roads and in good condition. the state park is nice. you can see the... More 

Thank Raihan K
Fort Ransom, North Dakota
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

A beautifully maintain State Park with something to offer everyone, regardless of age. Great staff working at the Park to keep everything emaculate, even in the depths of winter.

Thank mary w
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Worth the trip, step back in time, nature lovers paradise, trails, canoes, horseback riding, camping and more!

Thank Rocksay
Bismarck, North Dakota
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42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2013

What a beautiful place! It's deceiving driving through the farmland and then happening upon this rare, lush forest and river valley. Pleasant staff, great accommodations, groomed trails...an all around excellent experience. Do not miss this place....a true beauty of ND. Great for families.

1 Thank Snootzey
Edgeley, North Dakota, United States
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

My family attended the Sod Buster Days this year. What a fantastic travel back in time! We experienced hands on fun and learning just like the pioneers years ago. It was delightful to pick potatoes, ride the horse carriage, and explore the grounds. We will make this an annual event!

1 Thank Michelle A

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