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An archeologically significant site was uncovered at Beltrami County's Three Island Park. The site is now planned to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer

A piece of history: Beltrami County Three Island Park aims for national listing

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PORT HOPE TOWNSHIP - Roughly 1,000 years ago, someone buried a pot into the ground at what is now Three Island Park, likely planning to return to the fishing site the following year.


An archeological investigation done three years ago unearthed that fish pot nearly complete, still containing layers of fish bone inside.

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