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Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (406)-683-3900 Distance: 15.12 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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Anaconda Pintler Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 19.65 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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Big Hole National Battlefield Park

Rank: 287 5 Activites Phone: (406)-689-3155 Email: biho_visitor_information@nps.gov Distance: 25.71 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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Nelson Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (406)-759-5077 Email: GPWebmaster@usbr.go Distance: 41.48 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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Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site

Rank: 327 1 Activites Phone: (406)-846-2070 Email: julie_croglio@nps.gov Distance: 49.46 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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Clark Canyon Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (406)-683-6472 Email: GPWebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 55.19 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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Bitterroot National Forest Park

14 Activites Email: r1_bitterroot_comments@fs.fed.us Distance: 64.88 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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Welcome Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 65.62 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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Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (406)-777-5552 Email: leemetcalf@fws.gov Distance: 72.26 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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Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 73.96 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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Garnet Recreation Management Area National Park

16 Activites Phone: (406)-329-3914 Email: MT_Missoula_FO@blm.gov Distance: 74.53 miles

The 12-mile long Garnet Back Country Byway climbs 2,000 feet through the scenic Garnet Range to Garnet Ghost Town. Thanks to extensive preservation efforts, the 30 buildings in this historic town look much the same as they did in 1895. Visitor Center at Ghost Town is open daily from late May through September from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and on limited hours on winter weekends.

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Ennis National Fish Hatchery Park

2 Activites Phone: (406)-682-4847 Email: R6ffa_enn@fws.gov Distance: 74.54 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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Lee Metcalf Wilderness National Park

8 Activites Phone: (406)-683-8000 Distance: 75.34 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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Big Sheep Creek National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-683-8000 Email: MT_Dillon_FO@blm.gov Distance: 77.06 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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Helena Valley Reservoir National Park

4 Activites Phone: (406)-444-2535 Distance: 85.88 miles

The Helena Valley Unit is in central Montana, adjoining the city of Helena, Montana, and 3.5 miles west of Canyon Ferry Dam on the Missouri River. The principal purposes of the unit are irrigation and municipal water for the city of Helena. Features of the development are a tunnel, dam and regulating reservoir, canal, pumping plant, and other facilities. Created by Helena Valley Dam the reservo...

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Cottonwood Recreation Site

4 Activites Phone: (208)-879-6200 Email: BLM_ID_ChallisOffice@blm.gov Distance: 87.69 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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Canyon Ferry Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (406)-475-3310 Email: GPWebmaster@usbr.gov Distance: 91.66 miles

Canyon Ferry Dam and reservoir are located in Montana about 50 miles downstream from where the Gallatin, Madison, and Jefferson Rivers join to form the Missouri River. The reservoir has approximately 35,200 water surface acres, 9,360 land acres and 76 miles of shoreline, and offers excellent fishing opportunity for rainbow trout, perch, ling, and walleye. There are three marina concessions (Goose ...

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Helena National Forest Park

6 Activites Email: r1_helena_webmaster@fs.fed.us Distance: 96.33 miles

Welcome to the Helena National Forest and the "million acre backyard" of our local communities.  The accessible forest landscape here provides abundant opportunities for local residents and visitors to enjoy our wildlife, history and scenery.  Helena Forest roads and trails support a balance of motorized and non-motorized recreation including: hiking. biking, horseback riding, cross-country skiing...

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Rattlesnake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 98.21 miles

The Rattlesnake Wilderness now contains a total of 32,976 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1980 the Rattlesnake 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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Gates Of The Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 99.93 miles

The Gates of the Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 28,562 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1964 the Gates of the Mountains 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 soli...

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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: 100.54 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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Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge Park

5 Activites Phone: (406)-276-3536 Email: Redrocks@fws.gov Distance: 102.05 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: 102.22 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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Lolo National Forest Park

18 Activites Email: r1_lolo_www@fs.fed.us Distance: 108.49 miles

Whether your interest is recreation or local history, the Lolo National Forest has something for just about everyone. With four wildernesses, many lakes and rivers, and unique visitor centers that are historic as well as informative, the forest has plenty to offer.ReportsRecreation Fee Accomplishment Report, 2009State of the Rattlesnake Report (LAC), 2009 | News Release, 03/02/2010  Backcountry Ho...

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Clearwater National Forest Park

1 Activites Email: lasmith02@fs.fed.us Distance: 109.84 miles

We are in the process of developing the full compliment of recreation information for the Clearwater National Forest. When completed, visitors will be able to access information by recreation area or by specific activity type. Please check with any of our forest offices for specific recreation information or view our other web pages.Travel Planner - Clearwater and Nez Perce National Forests This P...

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