7 days in Southwest North Dakota Itinerary

7 days in Southwest North Dakota Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Taxi:  8 h
1
Medora
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Bowman
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Richardton
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Mandan
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. On the 16th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Harold Schafer Heritage Center. On the next day, look for gifts at Prairie Fire Pottery, examine the collection at Ukrainian Cultural Institute, and then enjoy some diversion at West River Community Center.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Medora trip maker app.

Atlanta to Medora is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Atlanta to Medora due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Atlanta, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Medora, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bowman.

Things to do in Medora

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

Dickinson, Prairie Fire Pottery
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Ukrainian Cultural Institute ©
Ukrainian Cultural Institute
Harold Schafer Heritage Center ©
Harold Schafer Heritage Center
Von Hoffman House ©
Von Hoffman House

1
night
Bowman

Bowman ©
Bowman is a city and county seat of Bowman County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Pioneer Trails Regional Museum.

To find maps and more tourist information, go to the Bowman sightseeing app.

Traveling by car from Medora to Bowman takes 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Bowman can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Richardton.

Things to do in Bowman

Museums
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Pioneer Trails Regional Museum ©
Pioneer Trails Regional Museum

1
night
Richardton

Richardton ©
Richardton is a city in Stark County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Assumption Abbey.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Richardton travel planner.

Drive from Bowman to Richardton in 2 hours. In June in Richardton, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 49°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Thu) before leaving for Mandan.

Things to do in Richardton

Historic Sites
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Assumption Abbey ©
Assumption Abbey

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Mandan

Mandan ©
Mandan is a city on the eastern border of Morton County and is the eighth-largest city in North Dakota. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): immerse yourself in nature at Cross Ranch State Park and then enjoy some diversion at Universal Playground/ Eagles Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of On-A-Slant Village and then see the interesting displays at North Dakota State Railroad Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mandan trip builder app.

You can drive from Richardton to Mandan in 1.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Richardton to Mandan is 1 hour. In June in Mandan, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mandan

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trip

Cross Ranch State Park
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Universal Playground/ Eagles Park ©
Universal Playground/ Eagles Park
North Dakota State Railroad Museum ©
North Dakota State Railroad Museum
Cross Ranch State Park ©
Cross Ranch State Park