Step On Tour Guides

If you’re traveling through North Dakota (especially the Bismarck-Mandan area) as part of a tour bus group, consider hiring a NativeWay’s step-on guide.  We’ll literally “step-on” your bus, take over the mic, and introduce your group to one of the many Native American sites and exhibits in the area.

Native American Guided Tours


Our offerings include 1-2 hour guided tours featuring visits to the State Heritage Center (Early People’s Gallery), Double Ditch Indian Village, Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park (including On a Slant Indian Village), and Five Nations Art Center.  We’re also available to cater your tour to include other historic and cultural sites in the area such as Fort Mandan (Home of Sakakawea), Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center (Washburn), and Knife River Indian Village.

  1. Option #1: Visit the ND Heritage Center & State Museum (Early People’s Gallery). 1-2 hours
  2. Option #2: Visit Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park (Including On A Slant Indian Village). 1-2 hours
  3. Option #3: Visit Chief Looking Indian Village and Double Ditch Indian Village. 1-2 hours
  4. Option #4: Partake in an indigenous meal prepared by a Native American chef. 1-2 hours
  5. Option #5: Customize a tour based on your group’s interests.
Location & More

Location: We’ll meet you at your hotel, the State Heritage Center or another location that best meets your needs.

Guide: Patt Mabin, Dakota Goodhouse or another specialized member of our tour guide team

Other: We request a minimum advance notice of 5 days.