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It's quite a ways outside of the Bismarck city limits, but definitely worth a visit. Shelters for groups are available, there's a few toy structures for the younger set. Great place for running and workout sessions. Plenty of trees and shade. The beach is quite...More
I had a lot of fun visiting McDowell Dam, it was really family friendly, and even dog friendly. You can rent lil boats, paddle boats, kayaks. Or even go and swim I'm q nice little area. Really beautiful and relaxing visit to bring friends or...More
We go here because we enjoy the area. Nice picnic spots, bathrooms, play ground, kayak and paddle boat rentals, fishing dock, hiking and walking trails. It is a very clean, we'll maintained area. My only bad part of this area is the water is not...More
Went for a hike on the trail around the reservoir. Fresh fall smells and sounds, a great walk. 2&1/2 miles easy for everyone. Trail great and wide enough for the whole family.
This park has seasonal boat and kayak rental. A beach for swimming and...More
It is so beautiful at McDowell Dam. The water is clear and they have paddle boats available for rent. The beach is clean and the sand is really nice. The picnic areas are nice and clean as well. There are bathrooms available and they aren't...More
This is a really nice place to go that is close to Bismarck. The fishing is ok in the early spring but gets pretty green after that. They have really nice picnic areas but reserve them if you have a planned outing. The small water...More