• Big Hole National Battlefield, Wisdom Montana

    Big Hole

    National Battlefield Montana

For Teachers

Bear Paw Battlefield tour

A group tour at Bear Paw Battlefield



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

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 (125 slots available)

May 20: Salmon, Dillon Primary (75 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)

Did You Know?

fishing hooks and weight

Many Nez Perce items have been recovered from Bear Paw Battlefield. Among them are these fishing hooks and weight found in the camp area.