• Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom Montana

    Big Hole

    National Battlefield Montana

For Teachers

Bear Paw Battlefield tour

A group tour at Bear Paw Battlefield

NPS

EDUCATION AND GROUP RESERVATIONS

Please note that after September 30, 2013, groups visiting the park will be on self guided tours only.

Group reservations are required for schools and groups to visit the park. Please fill out the attached form and either fax or mail it back to the park to ensure that your school gets the most out of your visit to the park. The park's fax number and address is on the form.

If you do not see your groups name on the list below within three days after faxing your reservation form, please call the park immediately.

The reservation form is available here as an Adobe pdf (261 KB).

The following schools and groups have been approved:

BYU - Idaho - March 21, 2014

Whitefish Middle School - May 6, 2014

Valley View School- May 8, 2014

Whitefish Middle School - May 9, 2014

Dillon Middle School- May 12 & 13, 2014

St Ignatius - May 27, 2014

Kelly Elementary - June 6, 2014

Coyote Camp 2014

May 19: Ennis, Victor, Wisdom, Riechle (100 slots available)

May 20: Salmon, Dillon Primary, Cardwell Elm. (25 slots available)

May 21: Whitehall, Daly Elementary (50 slots available)

May 22: Anaconda, Superior, West Elm & Anaconda/Lincoln(3rd) FULL

May 23: Corvallis, Manhattan, Silver Bow Montessori (25 slots available)

Somers Middle School - June 11, 2014

Anaconda High School - June 24, 2014

Ambrose Tours - June 24, 2014

BSA Troop 1011 - August 17, 2014

Did You Know?

Soldiers monument at Big Hole National Battlefield.

In 1883, the US government placed a 6 ton monument at Big Hole National Battlefield. The monument was in honor of the soldiers and volunteers that died in the battle. It would be forty years before a memorial would be placed here for the Nez Perce.