Kids & Youth

A visit to Big Hole National Battlefield is not only educational, but also a lot of fun for all ages. There are plenty of activities for the young and the young at heart.

 
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Become a Junior Ranger

Big Hole National Battlefield has a Junior Ranger program that asks questions about the battle and objects in the museum. Upon successful completion of the booklet, you will be enrolled as a "Junior Ranger" of Big Hole National Battlefield and you will be rewarded with a Junior Ranger Badge. There is no cost to participate.

 
A table with serveral different Nez Perce and soldiers items for kids to touch.

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Visit Our Touch Table

Ever wanted to touch a bison horn or smell camas, a traditional food source for the Nez Perce? Located at the Big Hole National Battlefield Visitor Center, the touch table has plenty of items for kids to touch and smell.

 
Male park ranger and four visitors on a forested trail.

Ranger Programs

Attend a guided tour of the battlefield, a ranger talk at the visitor center, or a special cultural demonstrator's program.

A women from the back cross country skiing on a trail.

Explore Our Hiking Trails

Experience the sacred nature of this battleground year-round by hiking one of our three trails.

Last updated: February 9, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 237
Wisdom, MT 59761

Phone:

(406) 689-3155

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