Big Hole National Battlefield is located ten miles west of Wisdom, Montana on State Highway 43.
From I-15 at Dillon, Montana take highway 278 northwest to Wisdom, then Highway 43, ten miles west.
From I-15 at Divide, take Route 43, sixty-two miles west through Wisdom to Battlefield.
From Missoula, Montana, take State Route 93 south through the Bitterroot Valley to Lost Trail Pass. Turn east on Highway 43 and drive 17 miles to the battlefield.
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.