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Great bike trails in Historic area

You can hike the area or ride your mountain bike or regular bike. Bike trail goes all the way to... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Robert P
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Three Forks, Montana, United States
Fly fishing and great views

Gorgeous day and fly fishing. Great historical spot to learn about Lewis and Clark. Great to see... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Glennagc
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Atlanta, Georgia
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The Jefferson, Madison and Gallatin Rivers merge to form the Missouri River, which was an important geographical area for early native Americans, traders, trappers and settlers.
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U.S Hwy 286, Three Forks, MT
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

You can hike the area or ride your mountain bike or regular bike. Bike trail goes all the way to Three Forks. Great views, with wildlife. Camp ground in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert P
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous day and fly fishing. Great historical spot to learn about Lewis and Clark. Great to see the convergence of three rivers and the start of the Missouri

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Glennagc
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Interesting location and if you're following Lewis and Clark - a must. The actual headwaters is understated although there is a plaque and plenty of parking. You can then drive further down the Missouri and stop at various vantage points. Our favourite was overlooking the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Julie P
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Went with the intent of having out picture taken at the Headwater of the Missouri. Well laid out and easy to find. A lot of hiking if you want.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

This is a simple but good stop along the way from Butte to Bozeman along I-90. The Missouri River is the longest river in the U.S. and this state park shows where the three rivers join to create the headwaters of the Missouri River. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful vistas of the confluence of 3 rivers. Well maintained facilities. Excellent and well-located interpretive signs. Several hiking trails with varied experiences are available.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This park is just a few miles off of I-90, a little east of Butte - so it is very easy to get to. There is a $6.00 per vehicle day use fee. The highlight of the park is the confluence of the Madison and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Doc_Cody
Reviewed 6 August 2018

You can still imagine what Lewis and Clark must have thought when they got here and the Missouri split into three rivers. Despite having visited Montana 8-10 times this was my first time here and it was a good decision.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank karl1967
Reviewed 2 August 2018

A pretty state park at the confluence of the three rivers that become the Missouri. Pleasant hiking on short trails.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 861buddys
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a wide open space is where three rivers meet to form the Missouri. It probably broke Lewis' & Clark's hearts to realize that there was no water passage to the Pacific... but it is a serene, dramatic trail (with a well paved road)...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patricia R
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Sorry don’t know. It is a state park so you might contact MT State Parks office.
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