Benson County Park (former) – Wood Lake ND

Description

“On the northwestern shore” of Wood Lake, in Wood Lake Township, North Dakota, is the BENSON COUNTY PARK (_picnicking and camping_), a 40-acre tract improved under the Works Progress Administration in 1937.”

The park, whose current status is unknown to Living New Deal, is about two miles southwest of Tokio, North Dakota as the crow flies.

Source notes

"North Dakota: A Guide to the Northern Prairie State" by Federal Writers Project, 1938 (page 265).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on March 28, 2015.

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Location Info


Wood Lake, ND

Coordinates: 47.905189, -98.848381

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