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?
A Nez Perce cradleboard, or tee-kas, kept the baby safe and snug until he or she was ready to walk. Nez Perce parents believed that cradleboards gave children straight backs and legs and strong spirits. One-third of the Nez Perce involved in the 1877 War where young children.