LITTLE BIGHORN BATTLEFIELD ROAD PAVING PROJECT UPDATE
On August 25th to the 29th please be aware on these days there may be delays due to chip sealing and pavement stripping on the road.
Cutting back Ranger Talks after Labor Day
There will be no 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Ranger talks after Labor Day. However there will be a 10:00 a.m. Ranger Talk and also at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.. Usaully cancellation on Ranger talks occur this time of the year due short staff.
7th Cavalry Monument
Capt. George K. Sanderson led a detachment to the field and reburied numerous human bones. Photographer Stanley J. Marrow made a number of images of the 1879 expedition including the first monument erected that was made of large stack of cord wood on the crest of Custer Hill.
Did You Know?
The Battle of the Little Bighorn did not end on top of Last Stand Hill as been traditionally suggested. According to warrior accounts the fight ended in a ravine, 300-400 yards below the hill known today as Deep Ravine.