WHEN YOU GO:
Getting There:Fargo's Hector Airport is served by Northwest Airlines and various regional airlines from Canada. The toll-free telephone numbers and Web links are listed on this magazine's Airlines page. The major U.S. car rental agencies have offices at the airport, with Web links and toll-free telephone numbers listed on this magazine's Autos page. Fargo can also be reach by driving 240 miles northwest from Minneapolis on Interstate 94. Bismarck, North Dakota's capital, is 198 miles east on I-94.
Staying There: Motels, bed and breakfast inns, and restaurants are plentiful in Fargo and its neighboring communities of West Fargo and Moorhead. Camping is available in Fargo and West Fargo. For information contact the Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitors Bureau, 2001 44th St. SW, Fargo, ND 58103, telephone (800) 235-7654.
A useful guidebooks for Fargo, the Dakotas, and the north central states is The Heartland (National Geographic Driving Guide).
Useful Web links:
Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitors Bureau
Fargo-Moohead Red Hawks
Heritage Hjemkomst Interpretive Center
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