• 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

Public Transportation

Public transportation is not available.

Rental car agencies are available at various points around the park - Lewiston and Clarkston, Idaho; Spokane, Washington; and Butte Montana. There are also various tour companies that provide tour-based transportation, but none of the sites are part of a regional public transportation network.

Did You Know?

Drawing of mammoth skeleton

In 1994 the Idaho Fish and Game Department drained Tolo Lake, a site of Nez Perce National Historical Park, for a restoration project. In the lake bottom, six to eight Columbian mammoth skeletons were found. A replica skeleton is on display in Grangeville, Idaho