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?
Trails at Bear Paw Battlefield display metal stakes that mark important tipi, shelter pit, and rifle pit sites. These sites from the battle were designated by Nez Perce warriors who fought in 1877 and returned over 50 years later to preserve their history.