Our Staff & Offices
The staff of Big Hole National Battlefield may be small but are dedicated to bringing the story of what happened here in 1877 alive and making your visit a good one.
The park has three divisions and three offices located in two towns.
Division of Administration
Division of Interpretation and Visitor Services
Big Hole National Battlefield Office is located in the Visitor Center.
Bear Paw Battlefield Office is in the town of Chinook 16 miles north of the battlefield.
Stephanie Martin - Bear Paw Lead Ranger
Division of Maintenance
Jim Stone - Maintenance Lead
Did You Know?
The two box elder trees in the Nez Perce camp area at Bear Paw Battlefield are the same trees that were there in 1877. Over the years they have died back or been burnt, but these hardy members of the maple family always grow back.