Tourism / Visitors Info
Our local attractions are certainly “gems” in our community. They always said a picture is worth 1000 words, tell your experience in Garrison by a single picture that has an extraordinary story behind it.
Whether it is enjoying the outdoors, getting some exercise, or entertaining yourself indoors you are sure to find an activity & recreational opportunity right out Garrison’s backyard. Fun for the family and all ages, activities & recreation are available year-round.
Garrison has a full service business district with friendly employees that give our residents and guests the true hometown shopping and service experience. The small-town hospitality they offer gives our community the edge on customer service and you really can find pretty much everything you need right here in town.
Enjoy the dining and entertainment opportunities in our community that provide unique experiences. Take your pick at a full service restaurant, bar & grill, fast-food, and specialty items. You are sure to find one that fits your taste buds!
“There’s always something going on” is definitely a motto our community lives by. Events fill up our calendar all twelve months out of the year and we are proud of it. Countless volunteers work hard to give our community the edge on events; hope you can partake in one of the many!
Be a part of history and enjoy one of our many historical attractions. Whether it is visiting a state museum, a historical mile marker, or learning about the beginning years of Garrison you are sure to learn something interesting while in our community.
A hunting & fishing paradise continues to keep our residents and tourists enjoying the current season and looking forward to the next. Nearby Wildlife Management Areas and 30K PLOTS acreage in McLean County continue to give hunters opportunity. Beautiful Lake Sakakawea and nearby Lake Audubon offer fishermen many areas to find a good catch plus multiple lake access including Fort Stevenson State Park Marina.
Home away from Home and don’t you worry- they treat you like it is your second home. Choose a unique lodging experience in one of our many accommodations including camping, cabins, Bed & Breakfasts, and motels. Find one that fits your thought of a “Home away from Home.”
While visiting our area, we want to make sure you are aware of the services you might be interested in. Whether it is fire wood, RV dump stations, Laundromat, or other supplies our community has it and want you to be prepared.
Two youth camps give surrounding area youth an opportunity to get the experience of attending a summer camp and networking with others. Camp of the Cross Ministries and Triangle Y Camp offer multiple different programs each featuring a different experience that follows the main mission of their camp. Camp of the Cross also offers retreats for adults including quilting camp, scrapbooking camp, and other camps.