• Nez Perce National Historical Park. Front Page banner photograph is of Heart of the Monster, an ancient place where the Nez Perce creation story originates. The secondary page photograph is of Nez Perce beadwork.

    Nez Perce

    National Historical Park ID,MT,OR,WA


There is no camping available at Nez Perce National Historical Park and Big Hole National Battlefield. Federal, state and private campgrounds are available in the surrounding area.

Comprehensive information on camping opportunities on Federal lands in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington is available at Recreation.gov.


Information on state parks is available by clicking the link for the appropriate state:

Idaho State Parks
Montana State Parks
Oregon State Parks
Washington State Parks


Did You Know?

Camas field in bloom at Packer Meadows at Lolo Pass.

Camas, a relative of the lily family, has been gathered by the Nez Perce for generations. The bulbs are rich in protein and are still prepared and blessed according to traditional practices.