• View of Fort Union Trading Post NHS from Bodmer Overlook

    Fort Union Trading Post

    National Historic Site MT,ND

Things To Do

Activities available at the fort include:

-Self guided tour of reconstructed fort to explore site

-Bourgeois House/visitor center, museum, bookstore, films

-Reconstructed Trade House, living history programs (Seasonal)

-Junior Trader program for kids

-Bodmer Overlook hiking trail

Fort Union offers special guided tours, period historical dress programs and ranger programs. Please call ahead for tour avalilability.

Did You Know?

tipi camp

Northern Plains tribes made up the entire bulk of trade at Fort Union. Camps usually came in the spring to trade buffalo robes and furs for trade goods. This trade did continue throughout the year even though spring was considered trade season.