Embark on an unforgettable day trip in Williston, ND with our expertly crafted itinerary.
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Embark on an unforgettable day trip in Williston, ND area with our expertly crafted itinerary. Explore key attractions, scenic spots, and local gems, maximizing your time for a perfect one-day adventure. Plan your day trip seamlessly and make the most of every moment in this vibrant city. Start your Williston area day trip experience now!

History Alive 

  • Fort Union National Historic Site 
  • Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center 
  • Fort Buford State Historic Site
  • Supper at The Williston Brewing Company or Sagas Chophouse 

Ladies & Gentlemen 

  • Golfing (choices of Eagle Ridge, Williston Municipal or Top 100 rated Links of ND) 
  • Supper at Basil Asian Fusion 

For the Birds 

  • Morning walk or kayak trip out of Lewis & Clark State Park (they rent out fat tire bikes, too!) 
  • Lunch at Lund's Landing 
  • Walk the trails at Lund's Landing or arrange for a guided fishing excursion 
  • Supper at Doc Holliday's Roadhouse 

Rainy Day Family Fun Ideas 

  • Strike Zone Bowling Alley and Arcade 
  • Safari Trampoline and Arcade 
  • Williston Public Library (see their FB page for fun events!) 
  • Williston Area Recreation Center 
  • Grand Theatre or Main Street Cinema movies 

Summer Family Fun Ideas 

  • Nature trails at Lewis & Clark State Park, Fort Buford State Historic Site or Fort Union National Historic Site 
  • Mini golf or clay shooting at Painted Woods Sporting Complex 
  • Find all the statues in Harmon Park 
  • Fishing and playground time at Spring Lake Park 
  • Splashpad at the largest continuous playground in North Dakota at Davidson Park 

Queen for a Day 

  • Get your custom specialty coffee from one of many independent coffee spots such as Daily Addiction, Meg-A-Latte, Caffeinated, Deja Brew, Young Bucks and others! 
  • Facial and massage at Restore Wellness Spa 
  • Lunch at 3E Pastry Cafe 
  • Shopping at unique downtown retailers such as Books On Broadway, Cooks On Main and Lilac Lane 
  • Catch up with friends at Busted Knuckle Brewery and get supper from Pit 105 

Alternate II - Head South! (all day trip)

  • Visit both the north and south units of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. You will come across the North Unit first, and it wouldn't be unusual to become part of a bison traffic jam! (2 hours including drive time) 
  • Stop for lunch at Trapper's Kettle in Belfield (2 hours including drive time) 
  • Take a drive through the South Unit of the National Park.(1 hour) 
  • Enjoy the pitchfork fondue followed by the Medora Musical. Or if pizza is more your style, check out the pizza parlor in town. There is a great Cowboy Hall of Fame museum, as well, and other stops. (3 hours + 2 hour drive back to Williston if returning)