Lewis & Clark National Forest

Lewis & Clark National Forest

Address:1101 15th St N
Great Falls, MT 59401

Phone:406-791-7700
Fax:406-761-1972
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r1/lewisclark
Size: 1,800,000 acres.
Location:West-central Montana. Accessible by US 12, 87, and 89. Nearby cities/towns include Choteau, Augusta, Stanford, Harlowton, White Sulphur Springs, and Great Falls.
Facilities:Visitor center, 5 cabins, 29 campgrounds, picnic sites, trails, 2 ski areas, scenic drives, 14 boat camps.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, canoeing, rafting, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, ORV riding, snowmobiling, downhill and cross-country skiing.
Special Features:Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Interpretive Center celebrates the accomplishments of the historic expedition, focusing on the challenges faced in trying to portage the Great Falls of the Missouri River and on Thomas Jefferson's vision for expanding the American West. Forest's Rocky Mountain Division includes rugged mountain peaks that often have snow for 10 months of the year; the Jefferson Division comprises six distinct mountain ranges. A segment of the 3,100-mile Continental Divide National Scenic Trail passes through the forest (see separate entry in national trails section).

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