Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site


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Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site,

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Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
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Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site

Address:266 Warren Ln
Deer Lodge, MT 59722

Phone:406-846-2070
Fax:406-846-3962
Web: www.nps.gov/grko/
Size: 1,618 acres.
Established: Authorized on August 25, 1972.
Location:At the north end of the town of Deer Lodge, Montana, off I-90. Deer Lodge is 40 miles north of Butte and 80 miles southeast of Missoula.
Facilities:Rest rooms (é), visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, self-guided tour/trail. Entrance fee required.
Activities:Guided tour.
Special Features:Once the headquarters of a 10-million-acre, 19th-century cattle empire, the site preserves more than 80 structures and many historic artifacts associated with its operation, representing more than 125 years of ranching heritage. It is still a working cattle ranch.

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Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site is open daily year-'round, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's days.
Greg Nottingham, environmental protection specialist at Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site, Montana, mends fences today just as his predecessors might have when they ran this 19th-century cattle ranch.
Mix one part wanderlust, one part fascination with history, a passion for storytelling and a dash of Texas-bred twang, and then allow it all to ferment on the Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site at Deer Lodge, Mont.