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Visualize that you were there

A good spot to get the viewpoint that the Indians had for many centuries. Not too much there now... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
MikeRipp
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Waunakee, Wisconsin
Not village really

If you want a quick hike, completely in the sun, make sure and stop. But, there are many other... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
David B
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27 Sep 2018
“Visualize that you were there”
13 Aug 2017
“Not village really”
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

A good spot to get the viewpoint that the Indians had for many centuries. Not too much there now but use your imagination.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MikeRipp
Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you want a quick hike, completely in the sun, make sure and stop. But, there are many other better villages in the area. The garden was pretty though

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank David B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a good place to walk around with children and pets. You have terrific views of the area and you can get interesting information from the signage.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 702thomasd
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Located on a the bluffs overlooking the Missouri River, this place is a wonderful location for picture taking. There are bike and walking paths that can be accessed from this spot along with historical value/education

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Harry E
Reviewed 6 July 2017

A nice view of the river! There's also a playground if the kids need to blow off some steam, and a meditation garden which is lovely.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Lady312
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Not a lot to do here unless you just want to get a great view of the Missouri River and the prairie of our state. It is a great place to go and sit and talk or read a book. Hills to climb, but more...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Stacey L
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a very old Mandan village site. I recommend a visit because of the beautiful river view and its history. It's easy to get to because it's in town. However, there are better sites out of town. Double ditch is a great site as...More

Date of experience: November 2016
4  Thank Mike R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

this village dates back to the 1400's. there is a history walk around the village site, and it over looks the Missouri River. I sometimes take a lunch, and sit on a bench overlooking the river, and watch the boats on the river. it is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank lolinmexico
Reviewed 29 July 2016

If you have some time and like to hike - this area is beautiful overlooking parts of Bismarck/Mandan and the Missouri River. If you’re not a big hiker you can just stop atop the viewing area, park in the well maintained parking area and sit...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank TakinLotsaPictures
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