4 Bears Casino

202 Frontage Rd.
New Town, ND 58763

North Dakota’s winning destination for gaming, live entertainment, dining, lodging and conventions. Located on beautiful Lake Sakakawea, 4 Bears offers marina and lake access.


Dakota Drug Co.

107 South Main St.
Stanley, ND 58784

Known for its original soda fountain and the only surviving Whirl-A-Whip machine still being used.


Flickertail Village Museum 

1100 Fourth St. SE, Highway 2
Stanley, ND

This pioneer village museum of 18 buildings includes depot, jail, school, church, homestead, country store, Girl Scout collection, restored dolls and much more.


Ina Mae Rude Aquatic Center

615 6th St. SE
Stanley, ND 58784

Providing individuals with an opportunity for improved health, vitality, and quality of life through warm water therapy and exercise. The Ina Mae Rude Aquatic Center is a state of the art therapeutic and exercise pool facility.


Lostwood Wildlife Refuge

Lostwood NWR 8315 Highway 8
Kenmare, ND 58746

The Refuge has 14,469 acres of mixed grass prairie, which is the largest tract of this habitat type managed by USFWS.


Prairie Rose Golf

Located on the North Side of Stanley on Highway 8
The Prairie Rose Golf Course is located on the north side of Stanley on Highway 8 just East of the courthouse. It is a 9-hole course with grass greens and watered fairways.  A lot of activity occurs at the course during the summer from special tournaments to weekly men’s and women’s nights.


Regis Theater

114 South Main St.
Stanley, ND 58784

Starting times for the movies are 8:00 PM on Fridays and Saturdays and 7:30 PM on Sundays.


Sibyl Center

301 1st St. SW
Stanley, ND 58784

A community-oriented center for the arts and learning in downtown Stanley, North Dakota. The center hosts a full schedule of entertainment, arts, musical performances and social events from April through November.


Wilson Park and Ray Rude Outdoor Swimming Pool

Located Right on Highway 8
Children can also enjoy the jungle gym and other playground equipment in the same area. A double horseshoe pitching station, volleyball and basketball courts are also available in the park.


Fishing and Boating

For those interested in fishing North Dakota’s lakes, reservoirs and streams, there are some excellent choices around Stanley. Here are a couple favorites near the hotel:

  • Stanley Pond
    Stanley Pond boating access is just 4 min. away. Anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish including Largemouth Bass. Learn More.
  • Stanley Reservoir
    About 6 min away, the Reservoir is approx. 11 feet deep at its deepest point. Northern Pike and Yellow Perch can be found here. Learn More.
  • Clearwater Lake
    Clearwater Lake Boating Access is 22 min. away. At the lake, you’ll find walleye and abundant small northern pike. A swimming beach is located on the south shore of the lake and gorgeous prairies surround the lake. Learn More.
  • Lake Sakakawea
    White Earth Boating Access and White earth bay recreation area can both be found off of Lake Sakakawea. The location is a little bit further away, about 50 min, but the amenities including picnic facilities, restrooms, concession and camping, make it a great place to visit! Learn More.

Other locations to check out include Chocolate Drop Dam, Dry Creek and Sikes Dam.

Download North Dakota’s Fishing Guide. Stanley is located in Mountrail County. Find out where to fish.