Eating & Sleeping

Eating

Food options on-site

Fort Union has limited food options. There are no concessions on site. Vending options include a snack and soda machine. Potable water is available on site with a water fountain and bottle filling station available in the Bourgeois House Visitor Center. During special events limited concessions may be available.

A picnic shelter is located in the lower parking lot. Groceries and restaurants are available in the surrounding towns.

Sleeping

Site Accommodations

There is no public camping or overnight parking available at Fort Union Trading Post.

Hotel Accommodations

The closest lodging is in Fairview, Montana, about 15 miles to the southwest of Fort Union has one hotel: Fairview Inn, 314 S Ellery Ave, Fairview, MT 59221-7210. Phone: (406) 742-5005 (no website).

Lodging is also available in Williston, ND, about 30 miles to the Northeast of Fort Union and in Sidney, MT, about 30 miles to the southwest. Explore Williston, ND Hotels and Sidney, MT Hotels.

More hotel options can be found by searching North Dakota Tourism and Montana Tourism.

Campgrounds

Fort Buford State Historic Site offers primitive camping, 2 miles to the east of Fort Union. Available April - October, all campers must check in at the Missouri Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center.

Nearby camping is also available in Williston, ND Campgrounds.

Theodore Roosevelt National Park also offers camping, The North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park by Watford City is approximately hour to the south of Fort Union. The South Unit in Medora is approximately two hours to the south of Fort Union.

More camping options can be found by searching North Dakota Tourism and Montana Tourism.
 
 
 

Last updated: April 7, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

15550 Highway 1804
Williston, ND 58801

Phone:

(701) 572-9083

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