Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area Article

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Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area
Map showing the location of Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area
Map showing the location of Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area
Location in North Dakota
Location Walhalla, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States
Coordinates 48°56′29″N 98°03′36″W / 48.94139°N 98.06000°W / 48.94139; -98.06000
PEMBINA GORGE STATE RECREATION AREA Latitude and Longitude:

48°56′29″N 98°03′36″W / 48.94139°N 98.06000°W / 48.94139; -98.06000
Elevation1,381 ft (421 m) [1]
Established2012 [2]
Governing bodyNorth Dakota Parks and Recreation Department
Website Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area

Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area is a unit of the North Dakota state park system located along the Pembina River that provides a 12-mile (19 km) looped trail for riding ATVs, dirt bikes, and other forms of off-road vehicles. Non-motorized use by equestrians, mountain bikers, and hikers is also allowed. [3] In 2014 plants were collected in the Pembina Gorge. The final count was 209 species, which includes prior collections. [4]

See Also

Pembina Valley Provincial Park, Manitoba

References

  1. ^ "Three Sisters Hill". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Historical Overview". North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department. Retrieved December 7, 2017.
  3. ^ "Pembina Gorge State Recreation Area". North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department. Retrieved February 9, 2013.
  4. ^ The checklist of the flora of Pembina Gorge, Cavalier County, North Dakota

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