Experience Your America by volunteering for the National Park Service. Many great volunteering opportunities exist at Big Hole National Battlefield as well as parks near you. Imagine spending your summers in beautiful western Montana while helping the National Park Service in our efforts toward education and preservation. For information on volunteer opportunities at Big Hole National Battlefield call the park at 406-689-3155 or visit www.volunteer.gov.
Did You Know?
Lt John Sturgis, son of the commanding officer of the 7th Cavalry, was killed at Little Big Horn in 1876. Some think that the extreme caution shown by Colonel Samuel Sturgis at the Canyon Creek Battle, only committing half of his forces, was a result of his son’s death the preceding year.