Bighorn Canyon In Your Classroom
Bighorn Canyon Education Programs In Your Classroom!
In 1913, Barry led a group of fellow adventurers down the Bighorn Canyon, all the way to New Orleans, on a two cylinder, eight horsepower boat named the Edith . That’s right, a two cylinder, eight horsepower boat, from Montana all the way down to the Gulf of Mexico. Can you imagine? Barry could and he ended up using his imagination to make reality.
This program interprets Hillsboro, the Edith’s voyage and Barry’s ensuing success at the ranch. It asks students to consider:
This program meets the state of Montana education curriculum standards and can be geared towards elementary or middle school students. To schedule a ranger visit to your class contact us or call Chief of Interpretation Chris Wilkinson at 406-666-2351!
Did You Know?
The one and a half story frame Henry Clay Lovell House, was built between 1895 and 1900. Visitors remember it as elegantly furnished with a carpeted stairway leading to the upstairs bedroom. Carbide lights were used, which may have caused the fire that destroyed the home in the early 1930’s. More...