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North Dakota United States #85 Highway Guide

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Welcome to North Dakota.
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Highway #85 called CanAm Highway and the 'Old West Trail.'
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The Wild Prairie Rose
North Dakota's State Flower
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0.2
View from highway - Photo -The Old West Trail Highway sign
Roadside turnout - paved, no other services - East side of highway. The highway at this point is also called 'The Old West Trail'
4.0
6.5

View from highway driving North. Access to Bowman Haley Dam Recreational Area, campground - East of highway, 10 miles.
16.2
26.1
Access to Truck Weigh Station
East side of highway. Junction of Highway #12. West to community of Rhame, North Dakota.
16.3
26.2
View from highway - Photo - Bowman Welcome Highway sign
Welcome to city of Bowman, North Dakota. Highway #12 overlaps Highway #85 at this point.
16.7
26.9
Access to lodging
West side of highway.
17.3
27.8
Services at highway
Fuel, diesel - both sides of highway. Access to town park - West side of highway.
19.4
31.2
Access to campground
East side of highway.
25.6
41.2
Slope County, North Dakota

27.0
43.5

View from highway driving North.
29.2
47.0

View from highway driving North.
29.5
47.5

View from highway driving North.
39.3
63.3
Access to Burning Coal Vein & Columnar Cedars
Also access to campgrounds. Access to Davis Dam, North Dakota.
41.0
66.0
View from highway - Photo - Amidon, Highway sign
Welcome to community of Amidon, North Dakota. access to campground.
41.1
66.1

Access to White Butte Highest Point in North Dakota, 3506 ft. Photo of White Butte. Access to R.V. park - East side of highway.
45.5
73.3
White Lake National Wildlife Reserve
Southern boundary. Junction of Highway #21. East to New England, North Dakota - 16 miles.
52.6
84.7

View from highway driving North.
54.1
87.0
Access to Missouri National Grasslands
West side of highway.
57.2
92.0
Stark County
Southern boundary.
64.1
103.2
Access to Burning Coal Vein Campgrounds - Missouri National Grasslands
24 miles. Access to Third Creek Road National Grasslands - West side of highway. Burning Coal Vein Campgrounds. Camping; Burning Coal Vein Campground is a five unit, primitive campground Fire pits, sheltered picnic tables, and a vault toilet is available.
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119.2
View from highway - Photo - Belfield Welcome Highway sign
Welcome to city of Belfield, North Dakota.
74.5
119.9
Access to Belfield business district
West side of highway. Services at highway - fuel, diesel. Access to R.V. park.
75.4
121.3
Junction of Interstate #94.
East to city of Dickinson, ND, Bismark, ND. West to communities of Fryburg, ND Medora, ND and Sentinel Butte, ND. Access to Theodore Roosevelt National Park South Unit - 18 miles West side of Interstate 94.
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130.5
Billings County
Southern county line.
83.9
135.0
Point of Information
Crossing Green River, North Dakota.
84.0
135.2
Access to Franks Cr. Road National Grasslands
West side of highway.
86.2
138.7
South Ash Coulee Road - Missouri National Grasslands

89.4
143.8
Roadside turnout
Historical marker - East side of highway.
90.8
146.2
View from highway
Community of South Fairfield, North Dakota - Southern limits.
91.2
146.7
Access to Black Tail Road - Missouri National Grasslands
West side of highway.
93.3
150.2
Access to Little Missouri National Grasslands
Southern boundary.
94.1
151.4
Access to Fairfield, North Dakota & National Grasslands
West side of highway.
96.4
155.2
Access to White Tail Road - Missouri National Grasslands
West side of highway. Also access to picnic area.
97.4
156.7
Access to Magpie Camp Trailhead at Magpie Road
Missouri National Grasslands.
101.3
163.0
Access to Upper Magpie Road - Missouri National Grasslands
West side of highway.
105.9
170.5
McKenzie County, North Dakota
Southern county line.
106.9
172.0
Junction of Highway #200
East to communities of Killdeer, North Dakota and Halliday, North Dakota. Highway #200 overlaps #85 at this point.
108.1
174.0

View from highway.
111.4
179.2

Community of Grassy Butte, North Dakota.
111.4
179.2
View from highway - Photo - Grassy Butte Highway sign
Grassy Butte, North Dakota.
112.0
180.2
Beicegel Creek Road.
Access to Missouri National Grasslands . McKenzie County Road #50.
116.3
187.2

View of highway driving North.
118.8
191.2
Access to Missouri National Grasslands
Bennent Camp Trailhead.
119.3
192.0
Large roadside turnout
Paved, no services.
120.2
193.5

View from highway.
120.6
194.1

View from highway.
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195.2
Access to Summit campgrounds and picnic area
Access to Missouri National Grasslands .
122.4
197.0

View from highway.
122.7
197.4
Roadside turnout
Scenic overlook available.
122.7
197.5
Roadside highway scenic turnout - Photo taken from roadside turnout
Badlands Canyon, North Dakota
122.7
197.5
Roadside highway scenic turnout - Photo taken from roadside turnout
Text from roadside turnout.
123.1
198.1

View from highway.
123.8
199.3

Roadside turnout with scenic overlook - East side of highway. Photo looking South from turnout.
123.8
199.3
View from highway
Looking North at Highway #85.
124.5
200.4
Roadside turnout
No services - West side of highway.
125.1
201.4
Little Missouri National Grasslands
Northern boundary.
125.4
201.8
View from highway
Crossing Little Missouri River, North Dakota.
125.5
201.9

Crossing Little Missouri River. Photo looking East at river.
125.6
202.2
Roadside turnout
Paved - West side of highway.
125.7
202.3
Point of Information
Entering Central Timezone.
126.1
203.0
Access to Theodore Roosevelt National Park Scenic Byway
West side of highway. Access to Theodore Roosevelt National Park The Juniper Campground. Camping: 50 camp sites - accommodate tents, trailers and recreational vehicles. No hook-ups or showers are available. Each site includes a cooking grill and picnic table. Faucets with drinking water plus restrooms with running water and flush toilets.

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203.2
Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit
Southern boundary.
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203.4
Roadside turnout
Paved with information sign of history of Badlands and scenic lookout - West side of highway.
127.9
205.9
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #34

133.0
214.0
View from highway
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #34 - East side of highway.
133.3
214.5
Spring Creek Road
East side of highway.
135.0
217.2
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #37
East side of highway.
136.8
220.2
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #30
West side of highway.
139.2
224.0
Access to McKenzie National Forest Ranger Station and museum
West side of highway.
140.0
225.3
View from highway - Photo - Watford City Welcome Highway sign
Southern boundary of Watford City, North Dakota
140.2
225.6
Junction of truck route #23
Highway #200 overlaps #85.
140.9
226.7
Services at highway
Fuel, diesel - West side of highway.
141.4
227.5
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #35

145.4
234.0
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #31
North side of highway.
147.3
237.1
Community of Arnegard, North Dakota

147.7
237.7
Access to R.V. park
North side of highway.
148.3
238.7
134th Avenue Northwest
Access to Arnegard Dam - North side of highway.
150.4
242.0
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #27
West side of highway. Access to Red Wing Road Missouri National Grasslands.
151.3
243.5
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #17

152.3
245.1
Access to community of Rawson, North Dakota
East side of highway.
157.2
253.0
Junction of Highway #68
39 miles to Sidney. Access to Sather Dam, ND Recreational Area - 16 miles.
157.3
253.1
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #15
East side of highway.
159.1
256.0
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #20
West side of highway.
159.3
256.3
View from highway
City of Alexander, North Dakota. Established 1914.
159.7
257.0
Alexander City Park
Picnic tables, shelter.
159.8
257.1
View from highway
Ragged Butte Springs Historic turnout in town - East side of highway.
159.9
257.4
Access to Lewis & Clark Trail Museum
East side of highway.
160.7
258.6
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #20
East side of highway.
162.2
261.0
Highway #200 leaves #85 at this point
Access to Fort Union - 30 miles - and Fort Bufort. Access to communities of Cartwright, North Dakota, Fairview, North Dakota. Lewis & Clark Trail follows Highway #200.
164.1
264.1
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #17
East side of highway.
169.1
272.2
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #16
West side of highway.
171.2
275.5
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #29
East side of highway.
174.2
280.3
Roadside turnout
Paved - West side of highway. Ranger rest stop - all services available.
174.7
281.2
Junction of McKenzie County Roadway #4
Access to American Legion Recreational Area - 4 miles East.
175.4
282.2
View from highway
Point of Interest - Lewis & Clark Wildlife Management Area.
179.0
288.0
View from highway Photo Looking at the Missouri River
Crossing Missouri River. Access to Lewis & Clark Bridge Boating access site.
181.4
292.0
Junction of U.S. Highway #2. & North Dakota highway # 1804
Hwy #85 overlaps Hwy #2 at this point. East to Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site and Fort Buford State Historic Site. For highway travel east via ND highway # 1804 See Milebymile.com - Road Map Highway Travel Guide - The Lewis & Clark Trail - City of Williston to Parshall for driving directions.

182.7
294.0
Access to R.V. park
North side of highway.
184.8
297.4
City of Williston, North Dakota
Western limits.
185.1
297.9
Welcome to Williston, North Dakota
Services at highway - fuel - West side of highway. Attractions in and around the city of Williston: Buffalo Trails Museum - Fort Buford State Historic Site - Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site - Frontier Museum - Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center - Theodore Roosevelt National Park - North Unit.
185.7
298.8
9th Avenue Northwest
Services at highway - fuel, diesel - North side of highway.
185.9
299.1
18th Street West
Access to Williston State College - South side of highway.
186.7
300.4
City of Williston - 2nd Avenue West
Junction of Highway #2. Access to community of Culbertson, North Dakota. For highway travel east, or west via U S highway # 2 See Milebymile.com Road Map Highway Travel Guide U.S. highway # 2 Montana State Line to Minnesota State Line for driving directions. - Start/finish of highway travel log. -Se