Nekoma, North Dakota: Cold War Pyramid

Cold war military base where a large pyramid structure still stands. At one time it housed 30 nuclear missiles, but it's been closed since the 1970s.

Hwy. 1, Nekoma, ND
Part of the old Stanley R. Mickelsen Safeguard Complex (SRMC). NE corner of state. Hwy 1 and 81st St. NE on the east side. No trespassing; visible from the road.
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Pyramid under new management. I just got kicked off the compound by the sheriff --well, six of them in a Humvee -- conducting exercises dressed in military garb. You can still drive around the outside of the compound, but that's about it.

[Gogo, 07/12/2020]

Cold War Pyramid.

Cold War Pyramid

Shines like a diamond on the North Dakota prairie.

[Kirsta Siems, 10/02/2019]


Cold War Pyramid

Beautiful modern art on the prairie? No, phased array radar system!

[Kalina, 09/13/2014]

Cold War Pyramid.

Cold War Pyramid

Old abandoned military base left over from the cold war. A large pyramid still stands that was used for the missile defense program.

[John S, 09/15/2009]

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