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Virginia City & Nevada City, Montana

Virginia City & Nevada City, Montana

All of Montana has the deepest pride and affection for Virginia City. No more colorful pioneer mining camp ever existed. Dramatic tales of the early days in… Read more »

White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs was named after the white deposits that were left by the hot water that bubbles up in the city’s public park. The water smells… Read more »

Continental Divide

Continental Divide

Montana’s predominant geological feature, the Continental Divide, offers breathtaking scenery just west of Helena. Four great drives across the Continental Divide. MacDonald Pass (paved) Flesher Pass (paved)… Read more »

Lewis and Clark Caverns

Lewis and Clark Caverns

Montana’s first and best-known state park showcases one of the most highly decorated limestone caverns in the Northwest. Naturally air conditioned, these spectacular caves, lined with stalactites,… Read more »

Anaconda

Anaconda

Humbled by the towering Pintlers, nestled in a mile high valley in the Deer Lodge National Forest, Anaconda presents unsurpassed recreational opportunity just outside town, in any… Read more »

Marysville

Marysville

The story of the Drumlummon Mine is the story of the town. In 1876, a Thomas Cruse discovered the vein and named it after his native town… Read more »

Philipsburg

Philipsburg

Long the county seat of Granite County, Philipsburg has a rich history in mining and ranching. The roots of the area started as a booming mining town… Read more »

Augusta

Augusta

If you like a town with real Western flavor, try roaming the streets of Augusta. The Old West lingers in Augusta, where back-country wranglers swap tales with… Read more »

Townsend

Townsend

An expansive valley between the Big Belt and Elkhorn Mountains, where the Missouri River opens into Canyon Ferry Reservoir, is Broadwater County Montana. County seat Townsend, Toston,… Read more »