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Glacier National Park

Rank: 35 6 Activites Email: glac_questions@nps.gov Distance: 19.73 miles

Come and experience Glacier's pristine forests, alpine meadows, rugged mountains, and spectacular lakes. With over 700 miles of trails, Glacier is a hiker's paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. Relive the days of old through historic chalets, lodges, transportation, and stories of Native Americans. Explore Glacier National Park and discover what awaits you.

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Great Bear Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 21.95 miles

The Great Bear Wilderness now contains a total of 286,700 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1978 the Great Bear 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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Hungry Horse Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (406)-758-5204 Email: pninfo@usbr.gov Distance: 24.18 miles

Hungry Horse Dam is on the South Fork of the Flathead River, 15 miles south of the west entrance to Glacier National Park and 20 miles northeast of Kalispell, Montana. The dam was built as part of the Hungry Horse Project to provide hydroelectric power and flood control. At 564 feet, the dam is the 10th highest in the U.S. In addition to static and interactive exhibits that cover local area hist...

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Flathead National Forest Park

13 Activites Email: flathead_contactus@fs.fed.us Distance: 31.16 miles

The Flathead National Forest contains three wilderness areas, two ski areas, impressive mountain ranges, lakes, wild and scenic rivers, campgrounds, picnic areas, and cabins. Hiking, wildlife viewing, whitewater rafting, snowmobiling, and skiing are just some of the activities enjoyed year-round. Whether you prefer the solitude of hiking in wilderness or the camaraderie found at popular boating an...

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Lost Trail National Wildlife Refuge Park

3 Activites Phone: (406)-644-2211 Email: bisonrange@fws.gov Distance: 55.95 miles

Lost Trail National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is located in the west-central portion of Flathead county in the serene and picturesque mountain drainage known as Pleasant Valley. The Refuge was acquired in August 1999. Prior to acquisition, Refuge lands were privately owned and managed as a cattle and horse ranch known as Lost Trail Ranch. Because the Refuge is relatively new, many public use act...

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Bob Marshall Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 61.44 miles

The Bob Marshall Wilderness now contains a total of 1,009,356 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1964 the Bob Marshall 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 o...

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Libby Dam And Lake Koocanusa National Park

9 Activites Phone: (406)-293-5577 Distance: 70.42 miles

Nestled in the mountains of Northwestern Montana lies one of the state's best-kept secrets. Libby Dam was built to provide flood protection for the Kootenai and lower Columbia Rivers, as well as providing an additional source of hydroelectric power for the region. Recreation is abundant with ample boating, camping and hiking opportunities. The Kootenai River is a blue ribbon trout stream. The sta...

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Lake Koocanusa Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (406)-293-6211 Distance: 70.47 miles

Lake Koocanusa Scenic Byway, in the Kootenai National Forest in northwestern Montana, was created in 1992 to become the Northern Region's 5th scenic byway. It follows the Kootenai River and Lake Koocanusa via State Highway No. 37. Open year-round, this 67-mile route connects Libby and Eureka. The byway also includes a side loop (Forest Development Road No. 228) around the west side of the lake,...

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Mission Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 70.56 miles

The Mission Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 73,877 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1975 the Mission 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 solitude. In a...

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Gibson Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-791-7700 Distance: 76.28 miles

Gibson Dam, the principal structure of the Sun River Project, is on the Sun River, 70 miles west of Great Falls, Montana. It is a concrete arch dam and contains 167,500 cubic yards of concrete. The reservoir, with 1,296 surface acres and 15 miles of shoreline, offers fair fishing for rainbow trout, cutthroat trout, and brown trout. Recreation is managed for Reclamation by the U.S. Forest Servic...

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National Bison Range Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-644-2211 Email: r6rw_nbr@fws.gov Distance: 79.68 miles

The National Bison Range is a diverse ecosystem of grasslands, Douglas fir and ponderosa pine forests, riparian areas and ponds. The National Bison Range is one of the last government owned palouse prairie native grasslands in the U.S. It supports herds of bison, elk, mule deer, white-tailed deer, pronghorn, big horn sheep, and mountain goats as well as various predators such as coyotes, mountai...

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Pishkun Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-444-2535 Distance: 80.83 miles

Pishkun Dikes and Reservoir are part of the Sun River Project. The Reservoir is an offstream storage reservoir, about 15 miles northeast of Gibson Dam and is formed by 8 earthfill dikes with heights ranging from 12 to 50 feet and an overall length of 9,050 feet. This reservoir, with 1,550 water surface acres, 2,683 land acres and 13 miles of shoreline, offers major game fishing for kokanee salmon...

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Kootenai National Forest Park

8 Activites Email: knfcontactus@fs.fed.us Distance: 85.32 miles

Vast by Nature, Uncrowded by DesignBordering Canada and nestled in the mountainous terrain of Northwest Montana the Kootenai National Forest hold impressive forests, wildlife and landscapes, including striking cliffs, spires, river canyons and the magnificent peaks of the Cabinet Mountains Wilderness and Whitefish Range. Whether your interest is recreation or local history, the KNF has something f...

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Willow Creek Reservoir - Montana National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-444-2535 Distance: 88.19 miles

Willow Creek Dam, a part of the Sun River Project, is an earthfill structure on Willow Creek about 15 miles southeast of Gibson Dam. This reservoir, with 1,530 water surface acres, 3,069 land acres and 11 shoreline miles, offers fishing for rainbow trout and kokanee salmon.

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Northwest Montana Wetland Management District National Park

5 Activites Phone: (406)-644-2211 Email: bisonrange@fws.gov Distance: 88.51 miles

The Northwest Montana Wetland Management District (WMD) consists of waterfowl production areas (WPA) ranging in size from 28 to 2,370 acres. It is located in the Flathead and Mission valleys. The area consists of intermountain grasslands thickly dotted with wetlands. These wetland depressions were created during the 100,000-year Wisconsin glaciation, which carved stream valleys and formed the mo...

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Scapegoat Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 90.10 miles

The Scapegoat Wilderness now contains a total of 239,936 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1972 the Scapegoat 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 "...in...

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Cabinet Mountains Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 91.22 miles

The Cabinet Mountains Wilderness now contains a total of 94,272 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Montana. In 1964 the Cabinet 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 solitude. In a...

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Rattlesnake Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 96.15 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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Freezeout Lake National Park

5 Activites Phone: (406)-467-2646 Distance: 97.72 miles

The Lake is part of the Greenfields Division on the Sun River Project in central Montana, west of the city of Great Falls. Small recreation area with over 3,000 acres of land and 1,500 acres of water available for recreation. Beautiful country not far from Choteau, Montana with mountains in close proximity and lots of green range lands.

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Lake Elwell National Park

6 Activites Phone: (406)-759-5077 Email: GPWebmaster@usbr.gov Distance: 115.49 miles

Tiber Dam and its reservoir, Lake Elwell, are on the Marias River in north-central Montana. The dam and reservoir are features of the Lower Marias Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project. The reservoir has 21,300 water surface acres, 21,244 land acres and 181 miles of shoreline. Major game fish include northern pike, walleye, and rainbow trout. Concrete boat ramps, campgrounds, marina, picn...

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Garnet Recreation Management Area National Park

16 Activites Phone: (406)-329-3914 Email: MT_Missoula_FO@blm.gov Distance: 116.38 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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International Selkirk Loop - Idaho Park

Phone: (888)-823-2626 Email: selkirkloop@verizon.net Distance: 116.98 miles

Receding glaciers carved this landscape. Encounter many opportunities to view wildlife at the area’s reserves and wildlife refuges. In 1809, explorer Dave Thompson searched for a river course to the Pacific, while in 1864 thousands of prospectors traveled to British Columbia’s gold fields on what became known as Wild Horse Trail.

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Lolo National Forest Park

18 Activites Email: r1_lolo_www@fs.fed.us Distance: 118.61 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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Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge Park

6 Activites Phone: (208)-267-3888 Email: fw1KootenaiNWR@fws.gov Distance: 121.06 miles

Located 20 miles from the Canadian border and 5 miles from the town of Bonners Ferry, Idaho, Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge is bordered by the rugged Selkirk Mountains to the west, the Kootenai River, Deep Creek to the east, and State lands to the south. Kootenai Refuge provides diverse habitats that consist primarily of wetlands with associated uplands, and hardwood/conifer forests. Al...

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Upper Missouri National Wild And Scenic River Park

5 Activites Phone: (406)-538-1900 Email: MT_Lewistown_FO@blm.gov Distance: 122.91 miles

This 149-mile section of the Missouri River is the only major portion that has been preserved in a natural and free-flowing state. It is a remarkable float trip for canoers and rafters, and is suitable for beginners. Along the way, habitats change from rolling grasslands to beautiful white cliffs to rugged badlands. Turkeys are common, and the chances of seeing bighorn sheep are very good, particu...

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