All Montana Area Codes are 406
Survey 7-1/2 minute quadrangle maps cover the area and are available locally. You will need the Tucker Creek, Mount Humbug, Melrose and Wickiup quads for full coverage.
Offsite camping facilities are provided at BLM's Divide Bridge Campground, about 2 miles west of the Divide Interchange along Highway 43 on the west side of the Big Hole River. Reprinted from BLM brochure.
CROSS-COUNTRY SKI TRAILS
Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest For more information contact District Ranger Dillon, MT 59725 (406) 683-3900
Elkhorn Hot Springs Ski Trails— 37 mi. NW Dillon 233 km Most Difficult; no grooming Trail begins at plowed parking lot near Elkhom Hot Springs Resort Trail system consists of several loops with approximately 1000 ft of climb- Trail map available.
Birch Creek—21 mi. NW Dillon 5.0 km More Difficult; no grooming Trail begins across Birch Creek bridge on the Birch Creek road about 1 mile west of the junction with the Willow Creek road. Trail map available.
INFORMATION PLEASE All Montana area codes are 406
Road Information Montana Road Condition Report 800-226-7623, 800-335-7592 or local 444-7696
Statewide Weather Reports
Montana Highway Patrol Local Road Reports
Travel Montana 800-847-4868 outside Montana
444-2654 in Montana http://www.visitmt.com. Gold West Country 846-1943 or 800-879-1159
Northern Rodeo Association
Chambers of Commerce See Relocation Resources heading below.
Government Offices State BLM Office
Bureau of Land Manag Billings Field Office Butte Field Office
Beaverhead/Deerlodge National Forest,
Butte Helena National Forest Red Rock Lake Wildlife Refuge Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
522-2520 449-5201 276-3536 994-4042
Dillon Field Office
Helena Field Office
Bed & Breakfasts Bennett House Country Inn
Black Butte Cabin 30 mi S of Ennis MT 20 mi NW on Standard Cr
Virginia City Iron Wheel Guest Ranch The Old Hotel Ruby Valley Inn LLC
7/1 - 4/30
Depending on snow conditions, snowmobile travel may be necessary. Refer to Travel Plan Map regulations.
Canyon Creek Cabin 13 mi. W of Melrose, MT
Winter access varies with snow conditions, nor- mally can drive to cabin with 4-wheel unit; other- wise, road may be blocked 6 miles from cabin.
Divide Cabin 682-4253
Guest Ranches & Resorts Broken Arrow Lodge & Outfitters
Alder Iron Wheel Guest Ranch Ruby Springs Lodge Hildreth Livestock Guest Ranch
Notch Cabin 41 mi S of Sheridan, MT
7/2 - 12/1
Remote cabin. Access by road with 4-wheel drive vehicle. Access to Snowcrest Trail.
Dillon Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
34 mi. SE of Dillon
Depending on snow conditions, snowmobile trav- el of up to 6 miles may be required. Access is from Blacktail Road.
Healing Waters Fly Fishing Lodge Twin Bridges
Upper Canyon Ranch & Outfitting Alder
Vacation Homes & Cabins Beaverhead Rock Ranch Guest House
Dillon Stage Coach Cabin Pioneer Mountain C
Budget Rent-A-Car of Butte
U-Save Auto Rental
High clearance vehicle access. Has three beds.
Vigilante 25 mi S of Alder
Frame house w/2 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, electric lights. Water not available in fall & winter.
Fleecer 20 mi. SW of Butte
mobile or skis.
Has electricity, heat, water. Winter access by snow-
High Rye 16 mi. SW of Butte
Outfitters & Guides F=Fishing H=Hunting R=River Guides E=Horseback Rides G=General Guide Services
Four Rivers Fishing Company
Torrey Mountain Log Cabin Rental Dillon
Forest Service Cabins Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
Hells Canyon Cabin 30 mi. SW of Whitehall, MT
Road to cabin not plowed. Access distance varies with snow conditions.
Montana Fly Company
Ace Guides of Montana
Allaman's Montana Adventure TripsG 843-5550
Back Country Angler
Al Wind's Trout Futures
Back Country Montana Adventures F 683-3462
Bloody Dick Outfitters
Broken Arrow Lodge & Outfitters GE 842-5437
Cougar Ridge Outfitters
Coyote Outfitters Inc
Ultimate Montana Atlas and Travel Encyclopedia