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Fort Clark is a quiet, unassuming little park with a big history. This site records the fur trade... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2016
Perthenia
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Trip to North Dakota

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

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Barbara S
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Aug 30, 2017
“Historical Value but Not Much Here”
Jun 28, 2017
“Trip to North Dakota”
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Reviewed August 30, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MrsPickle
Reviewed June 28, 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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed June 5, 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.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kathy E
Reviewed August 6, 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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Perthenia
Reviewed September 2, 2014

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

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank tvgoddess
Reviewed February 28, 2013

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

Thank sue l
Reviewed November 10, 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

Date of experience: August 2011
Thank AF_Hiker
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