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Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Montana and WyomingHeadquarters Office, 5 AVE B
Fort Smith, MT 59035
Phone: (307) 548-5406
Description: The vast, wild landscape of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area offers visitors unparalleled opportunities to immerse themselves in the natural world, and experience the wonders of this extraordinary place. With over 120,000 acres, one can find an astounding diversity in ecosystems, wildlife, and more than 10,000 years of human history to explore.
Flathead River, Montana650 Wolf Pack Way
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone: (406) 758-5200
Description: The designated river includes the North Fork, Middle Fork and South Fork above Hungry Horse Reservoir and features recreation, scenery, historic sites, unique fisheries and wildlife such as grizzly bears and wolves. The rugged area includes the landscapes of Glacier National Park and the Bob Marshall and Great Bear Wilderness areas.
Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana756 Battlefield Tour Road
Crow Agency, MT 59022
Phone: (406) 638-3216
Description: This area memorializes the US Army's 7th Cavalry and the Lakotas and Cheyennes in one of the Indian's last armed efforts to preserve their way of life. Here on June 25 and 26 of 1876, 263 soldiers, including Lt. Col. George A. Custer and attached personnel of the US Army, died fighting several thousand Lakota and Cheyenne warriors.
Nez Perce National Historical Park,
Idaho, Montana, Oregon, & Washington39063 US Hwy 95
Lapwai, ID 83540
Phone: (208) 843-7009
Description: For thousands of years the valleys, prairies, mountains, and plateaus of the inland northwest have been home to the nimí·pu· (Nez Perce) people. Extremely resilient, they have adapted and survived the settling of the United States. Explore these places. Learn their stories.
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