Operating Hours & Seasons

The battlefield is open from sunrise to sunset daily year-round. Seasonal and temporary closures are listed by location below.

building with tipi poles to the left and mountains in the background on a snowy evening with purple sunset.
Big Hole National Battlefield's visitor center is open daily year-round.

Big Hole National Battlefield Visitor Center

Beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2019, the visitor center is resuming our expanded schedule of 9:00am - 5:00pm daily. We are closed on all federal holidays October through February.
(Currently in) Summer Hours: 9am to 5pm.
Winter Hours: 10am to 5pm. We open an hour late in the winter to allow time for snow removal from roads, parking lots, and sidewalks.


Big Hole Lower Parking Lot Road

The road leading to the lower parking lot and trail-heads at the Big Hole National Battlefield is closed to vehicles each winter, but remains open for use by snow-shoers & cross country skiers. Open and closure dates vary year to year depending on snow-pack. The road to the visitor center remains open to vehicles year-round.

Last updated: April 30, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 237
Wisdom, MT 59761


(406) 689-3155

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