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Clark Canyon Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (406)-683-6472 Email: GPWebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 10.73 miles

Recreation on Clark Canyon Reservoir and Barrett's Diversion Dam, located on the Beaverhead River south of Dillon, Montana, is managed by the Bureau of Reclamation. Clark Canyon Reservoir is the site of Camp Fortunate, one of the more significant spots along the Lewis and Clark Trail. It was at Camp Fortunate that the Lewis and Clark expedition met the Lemhi Shoshoni Tribe and Sacagawea was reun...

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Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (406)-683-3900 Distance: 29.77 miles

On the Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, you can travel the length of the Pioneer Mountain Range. Granite peaks topping 10,000 feet in elevation are to the east, and gentler, forested terrain stretches out to the west. You'll see mountain meadows, lodgepole pine forests and broad "willow bottoms." The road gently ascends a 7,800 foot divide between Wise ...

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Big Sheep Creek National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-683-8000 Email: MT_Dillon_FO@blm.gov Distance: 32.42 miles

This isolated, spectacular mountain valley is a narrow canyon with a good dirt road that often provides exceptional opportunities to view bighorn sheep and other wildlife.

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Nelson Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (406)-759-5077 Email: GPWebmaster@usbr.go Distance: 46.02 miles

The Nelson Reservoir, a feature of the Milk River Project, is located 19 miles northeast of Malta, Montana provides offstream storage for irrigation of Malta Division lands in the Saco and Hinsdale area. This reservoir, with 4,320 water surface acres, 7,702 land acres and 30 miles of shoreline, offers good fishing for walleye, perch, and northern pike. Concrete boat ramp, campground, and picnic sh...

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Big Hole National Battlefield Park

Rank: 287 5 Activites Phone: (406)-689-3155 Email: biho_visitor_information@nps.gov Distance: 51.57 miles

On August 9, 1877 gun shots shattered a chilly dawn on a sleeping camp of Nez Perce. By the time the smoke cleared on August 10, almost 90 Nez Perce were dead along with 31 soldiers and volunteers. Big Hole National Battlefield was created to honor all who were there.

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Ennis National Fish Hatchery Park

2 Activites Phone: (406)-682-4847 Email: R6ffa_enn@fws.gov Distance: 53.18 miles

Ennis National Fish Hatchery is different from other hatcheries. Most hatcheries produce fish and stock them into public waters, Ennis Hatchery operates as a broodstock hatchery. A broodstock hatchery specializes in rearing fish to adult size, takes the eggs from the fish, fertilizes them, incubates them and ships them to production hatcheries for rearing. The Ennis Hatchery raises six diffe...

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Anaconda Pintler Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 62.77 miles

The Anaconda Pintler Wilderness now contains a total of 158,615 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1964 the Anaconda Pintler Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an...

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Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (406)-276-3536 Email: Redrocks@fws.gov Distance: 63.47 miles

Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) lies in the high-elevation Centennial Valley and contains primarily wetland and riparian habitats. Red Rock Creek flows through the upper end of the valley, creating the impressive Upper Red Rock Lake, River Marsh, and Lower Red Rock Lake marshlands. The rugged Centennial Mountains border the Refuge to the south; they catch the winter snows that replen...

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Red Rock Lakes Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 64.48 miles

The Red Rock Lakes Wilderness now contains a total of 32,350 acres and is managed by the Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1976 the Red Rock Lakes Wilderness became part of the now over 110 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. I...

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Cottonwood Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (208)-879-6200 Email: BLM_ID_ChallisOffice@blm.gov Distance: 66.84 miles

Cottonwood is a fairly large site on the Salmon River two miles south of Ellis on Highway 93. The campground was rennovated in the mid 1990's. It is located down by the river amidst the cottonwoods and away from the highway noise, making it a wonderful place to camp and fish. Amenities include: 15 campsites (including two Accessible sites) with picnic tables and fire rings and grills; Seasonal C...

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Lee Metcalf Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (406)-683-8000 Distance: 67.29 miles

The Bear Trap Canyon Wilderness is one of the four units of the Lee Metcalf Wilderness. The Bear Trap Canyon is the first wilderness area to be managed by the BLM. The 6,347-acre area offers beautiful wilderness scenery plus exciting whitewater rafting featuring the famous Class IV - V Kitchen Sink rapid. The 1,500-foot cliffs that border the canyon provide a dramatic backdrop along the nine-mile ...

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Island Park Reservoir

8 Activites Phone: (208)-588-7301 Distance: 83.49 miles

Island Park Reservoir which is formed by Island Park Dam is a major feature of the Mindoka Project. Recreation on this 11 square mile (7,000-acre) reservoir with 64 miles of shoreline is administered by the Targhee National Forest. Located in the high country of eastern Idaho, north of Idaho Falls. At Island Park Reservoir, fishing season is year-round for rainbow trout, cutthroat trout, coho s...

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Camas National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (208)-662-5423 Email: Rob_Larranaga@fws.gov Distance: 85.61 miles

About half of the Camas National Wildlife Refuge in southeastern Idaho consists of lakes, ponds, and marshlands; the remainder is grass sagebrush uplands, meadows, and farm fields. Camas Creek flows through the length of the refuge. During migration, which peaks in March-April and October, up to 50,000 ducks and 3,000 geese may be present on the refuge. Tundra and trumpeter swans visit in the ...

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Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site

Rank: 327 1 Activites Phone: (406)-846-2070 Email: julie_croglio@nps.gov Distance: 88.93 miles

Wide open spaces, the hard-working cowboy, his spirited cow pony, and vast herds of cattle are among the strongest symbols of the American West. Once the headquarters of a 10 million acre cattle empire, Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site preserves these symbols and commemorates the role of cattlemen in American history.

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Bitterroot National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r1_bitterroot_comments@fs.fed.us Distance: 90.18 miles

Two mountain ranges, separated by the Bitterroot River valley, in southwestern Montana and eastern Idaho comprise the Bitterroot National Forest.  Breathtaking scenery is provided by 30 deep, rocky, glaciated canyons breaking the sharp face of the Bitterroot range at regular intervals to the west. Most of this rugged range is wilderness. To the east, the Sapphire range presents a gentler horizon. ...

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Mackay Reservoir Recreation Sites

6 Activites Phone: (208)-879-6200 Email: BLM_ID_ChallisOffice@blm.gov Distance: 90.27 miles

Mackay Reservoir Recreation Site (also known as Joe T. Fallini Campground) is a large campground five miles northeast of Mackay on Highway 93. Fees apply ($6 (tent), $10 (w/water), $14 (water and electric), $16 (double site, +$4 for each pwer pedestal used). Most water-based activities are available at the reservoir including ice fishing in the winter months. This site has a wondeful view of the...

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St. Anthony Sand Dunes National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-524-7500 Email: id_upper_snake_fo@blm.gov Distance: 93.57 miles

The St. Anthony Sand Dunes consists of 11,000 acres of clear, shifting, white quartz sand. Although this is a wilderness study area, the dunes support high off-road vehicle traffic. Dunes up to 400 feet high attract riders from throughout the west. ORV users are strongly encouraged to avoid damage to vegetation and impacts to wildlife so that use of this unique area may continue. Others prefer to ...

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Mesa Falls Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (208)-524-7500 Distance: 97.71 miles

Connecting with the Teton Scenic Byway at Ashton, the Mesa Falls Scenic Byway takes you to two of the last undisturbed waterfalls of consequence in the West. Main attractions, the Upper and Lower Mesa Falls are the last major falls in Idaho that have not been used for irrigation or hydroelectric projects. At 110 feet and 85 feet, respectively, they offer equally spectacular views in a beautif...

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Jimmy Smith Lake Trailhead National Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-879-6200 Email: BLM_ID_ChallisOffice@blm.gov Distance: 99.92 miles

Two miles off of the East Fork Road on Big Lake Creek is the trail head to access Jimmy Smith Lake, a popular year-round fishing hole. Dispersed camping is available along the creek just before reaching the trail head parking and restroom facilities. The trail is a short one mile walk to the lake. Amenities include: Dispersed camping; 1 vault toilet Trail head to Jimmy Smith Lake

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Frank Church-River Of No Return Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (208)-373-4000 Email: id_so_information@blm.gov Distance: 101.94 miles

The Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness now contains a total of 2,366,757 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 1980 the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreationa...

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Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 108.01 miles

The Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness now contains a total of 1,340,502 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. Idaho contains approximately 1,089,059 acres. Montana contains approximately 251,443 acres. In 1964 the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and e...

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Salmon-Challis National Forest Park

15 Activites Email: abaumer@fs.fed.us Distance: 108.15 miles

The Salmon-Challis National Forest is a land of rugged mountains split by untamed rivers. Escape into the backcountry in the Lemhi, Bitterroot, Pioneer, or Lost River Mountain Ranges. Visit the Bighorn Crags within the legendary Frank Church – River of No Return Wilderness and see a fantastic collection of granite peaks and alpine lakes. Raft the Wild & Scenic Rivers. Climb Idaho’s highest peak, M...

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Welcome Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 110.05 miles

The Welcome Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 28,135 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1978 the Welcome Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of...

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Gallatin National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: mailroom_r1_gallatin@fs.fed.us Distance: 110.75 miles

The Custer Gallatin National Forest offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities for all seasons.Click on the Map and zoom in/out to find an area of interest. Search by activity at leftSearch by District or Travel Corridor at rightThank you for your patience as we update information, winter 2015.

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Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (406)-777-5552 Email: leemetcalf@fws.gov Distance: 114.76 miles

Located along the meandering Bitterroot River and surrounded by the majestic Bitterroot and Sapphire mountain ranges, Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) offers spectacular viewing opportunities of the Montana landscapes and wildlife. The Refuge was established in 1963 to provide habitat for migratory birds. The Refuge name honors the late U.S. Senator Lee Metcalf, who had a lifelong...

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