Ashley is the seat of McIntosh County, in the south central area of North Dakota. It has a population of about 882 people. It lies at an elevation of 2,005 feet and its coordinates are Latitude 46.04N & Longitude 99.37W.
McIntosh County Heritage Center, 213 Third Ave NE, +1 701 288-3605. Open June-September, Su 2PM-5PM, or by appointment. Historic church & school house, antique machinery, land patent office and 1880 and early 1900 antique room settings.