• 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

Pets

Pets are often seen as members of the family and are brought on vacation. Unfortunately, with the exception of service animals, pets are prohibited in the visitor centers.

For the trails at Nez Perce National Historical Park, dogs are allowed, but they must be on a leash at all times. Dogs are probibited on the trails at Big Hole National Battlefield and Bear Paw battlefield.

Where pets are allowed, they must be on a leash at all times.

Did You Know?

In June 2005, this buffalo hide tipi was put up for the first time in fifty years.

In the museum collection of Nez Perce National Historical Park is a magnificent buffalo hide tipi made of eighteen separate hides. This tipi is one of only a few that are know to survive from the mid-nineteenth century. It was donated by the Lawyer family.