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Roadside Surprise

I've driven past Lake Hosksins a time or two throughout my internship career and never realized... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2015
Jodi B
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Fargo, North Dakota
Cool little site

Lake Hoskins is a neat little historic site commemorating the first settlers of North Dakota in the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2015
Evan M
via mobile
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10 Oct 2015
“Roadside Surprise”
10 Oct 2015
“Cool little site”
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Ashley, ND
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

I've driven past Lake Hosksins a time or two throughout my internship career and never realized that there was such a great monument to area settlers just a few feet from the main highway. Visited the monument today and was surprised to see all of...More

Thank Jodi B
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Lake Hoskins is a neat little historic site commemorating the first settlers of North Dakota in the late 19th century. I only wish they had expanded on it!

Thank Evan M
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Very cool local landmark, you can tell that the settlers used what they had at hand to make this monument and it is in surprisingly good shape for being over a hundred years old, the lake is beautiful too I just wish I had brought...More

Thank WDunk
Reviewed 6 February 2013

it's very peaceful has very good camping facilities large eating areas good boat dock and fair fishing

Thank willow5211
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Over the weekend I brought a group of heritage tourists to the Hoskins Old Settler Monument, which confirmed to me how interesting this feature is. It represents the old-settler impulse to commemorate, being inscribed in 1938 to "Pioneers" of a half-century earlier. And all those...More

Thank Isern1952
Reviewed 18 August 2011

There are other reasons for visiting Lake Hoskins, but what I love about the place is the forgotten historical monument located on its south shore, alongside Highway 11. This is the Hoskins Old Settlers Monument. It is in the middle of German-Russian Country, but the...More

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