Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, established in 1907, is the oldest state park in North Dakota and provides a variety of unique adventures to travelers of all ages. Travel through time and explore rich culture and history of the area by investigating artifacts at the Visitor Center Museum. Visitors will gain insight into the lives of the Mandan Native Americans who once lived at On-a-Slant Village by venturing through our reconstructed earthlodges. Discover old Fort Abraham Lincoln, Fort McKeen and what life what like as a frontier soldier as you journey through the blockhouses and furnished barracks and participate in a living history tour of the commanding officer’s quarters.

Hikers, bikers and horseback riders will gaze upon the breathtaking views of the Heart and Missouri river bottoms as they traverse the scenic trail system through the surrounding hills. Visitors can stay overnight in a tipi, cabin or one of over 100 campsites along the majestic rivers. Anglers can find success along the shorelines of both the Missouri and Heart Rivers.


Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park
4480 Fort Lincoln Rd, Mandan, ND 58554, United States



Daily: 9am – 5pm


$7 daily pass

$5 student interpretive pass

$8 adult interpretive pass

$35 annual pass

$25 daily camping modern services

$17 daily camping primitive

$25 family interpretive pass


Contact Details

Phone: 701-667-6340


Official Website: Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park


Area Attractions

Suggested Equipment for Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park:


The following activities within the park should be done with utmost caution. Make sure that you have the proper protective gear and equipment necessary to make your adventures safe and accident-free. We advise you to read the TIPS underneath each activity to serve as a guide on what you may need to bring in order to enjoy your stay fully.

Activities & Tips


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North Dakota State Parks