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Fort Clark State Historic Site

8 Miles Southeast, Stanton, ND
+1 701-328-2666
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Historical Value but Not Much Here

Of course it has historical value to our history, but there is not much here. I have to admit we... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
MrsPickle
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Huntington Beach, California
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Trip to North Dakota

This was basically and empty field with a walking track around the area, kiosks that give... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Barbara S
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  • Very good14%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
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30 Aug 2017
“Historical Value but Not Much Here”
28 Jun 2017
“Trip to North Dakota”
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8 Miles Southeast, Stanton, ND
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+1 701-328-2666
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Of course it has historical value to our history, but there is not much here. I have to admit we did not take the full walk of the grounds because our time was limited and there are other more sites nearby that offer more in...More

Thank MrsPickle
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

This was basically and empty field with a walking track around the area, kiosks that give information of activities that took place here and one building at the very back of the property. This would be a good place to have a picnic or other...More

Thank Barbara S
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This trading fort was a wonderful view into both fur trading history and that of the native people who lived here. Take your walking shoes and spend time reading the signs to get the most our of your visit.

Thank Kathy E
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Fort Clark is a quiet, unassuming little park with a big history. This site records the fur trade and the cultural tragedy of devastating smallpox and cholera epidemics that decimated most of the inhabitants of a Mandan and later an Arikara Indian village. The site...More

Thank Perthenia
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Very interesting information about the history of the United States. We enjoyed the Washburn, North Dakota area.

Thank tvgoddess
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Reviewed 28 February 2013

The staff was very imformative, good for families traveling with kids. well laid out. time and money well spent

Thank sue l
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Reviewed 10 November 2011

Stopped by while driving through the area. There are restrooms and a small picnic area right by the parking lot. This is an old trading post from the 1830s. The two trading posts and the earthlodges are gone. There are only interpretive signs around the...More

Thank AF_Hiker
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