With the weather warming up and the snow melted it is time to enjoy Big Hole National Battlefield outside. We have three self-guided trails for you to explore the park on. If you are part of a group and would like a ranger led program please visit our reservations page.
Did You Know?
During the Bear Paw Battle, Colonel Nelson A. Miles placed a 1.65" Hotchkiss gun on the cutbank hill (left of the tree)to shell the Nez Perce and lay siege to their camp area. Hotchkiss shell and fuse fragments were found on this site and are housed at the Blaine County Museum in Chinook, Montana.