Home | Getting Started | Gift Center | Gear Store | Topo Maps | My Wildernet | Newsletter Signup
STATE:
ACTIVITY:
SEARCH:
Montana > Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park
Activity Locator:

Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park




Activities within Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park:

All Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park Outdoor Recreation Activities

Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park
   Customized Topo Maps and Aerial Photos
Outdoor Gear and Clothing

Search by Name within Montana:



Trip Planner

Hotels Airline Tickets Car Rentals
B&Bs Yellow Pages City Guide


General Information

Description - Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park is Montana's first and best-known state park featuring one of the largest known limestone caverns in the Northwest. Naturally air conditioned, these spectacular caves, lined with stalactites, stalagmites, columns, and helictites, are electrically lighted and safe to visit. Above ground, a self-guided nature trail provides opportunities to understand the natural surroundings.

Also available is a 40 space campground, 3 camping cabins, picnic sites, firewood, flush and vault toilets, showers, group use area, RV dump station, public phone, grills/fire rings, picnic tables, trash cans, drinking water and a food, beverage and gift concession.

The cabins are handicapped accessible and sleep 4 comfortably (maximum occupancy is 6 people) - double bed, set of bunk beds and room for a cot. Plumbing, kitchen facilities, bedding and linens are not provided, so you will need to bring your own sleeping bag, bedding, towels, cook stove, etc.. There are electric lights and plug ins - you may bring your own coffee maker. A table and 4 chairs are provided and a picnic table and grill are located outside each cabin. Shower facilities are located 20 feet away.

The park is open year around, but guided tours are only conducted daily between May 1 and September 30. From May 1 to June 14 and the day after Labor Day to September 30, the tour hours are 9:00am - 4:30pm. From June 15 to Labor Day, the tour hours are 9:00am to 6:30pm. The park has a visitor center, interpretive displays and evening programs presented during the summer months. The site encompasses 3040 acres at an elevation of 4,200 feet. Golf course

Attractions -

campsite

coffee shop

gift shop

handicapped accessible

information

interpretive display

lewis and clark

parking

pay telephone

pets allowed

public restroom

rv dump station

shower

tour

trail

water

Recreation - bicycling

bird watching

camping

canoeing

day tour

fishing

geology

group camping

hiking

history

hunting

lewis and clark

nature photography

picnicking

river fishing

rv camping

tent camping

wildlife viewing

Location - Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park is located 19 miles west of Three Forks on Montana Highway 2 or 17 miles east of Whitehall on Montana Highway 2.


Current Conditions & Trip Reports

Trip Reports:
Add your own trip Report! Newly re-released feature. One of the most popular features on Wildernet, trip reports allow you to share your experiences with others. This is an invaluable resource for determining what to expect on your outdoor adventure, so please participate! To prevent spamming, you must be a registered user of Wildernet in order to submit a trip report

No trip reports filed to date. Please be the first one to do so!


More Information

Contact Information:
Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park, PO Box 949 , Three Forks, MT , 59752, Phone: 406-287-3541, Fax: 406-287-3034
, kempcaverns@in-tch.com

Additional Information:
Montana State Parks -

Advertisement





About Wildernet |  Email to a Friend  |  Disclaimer |  Privacy |  Contact Us  | Comments & Suggestions
Advertisers & Sponsors |  Owners & Operators |  Tourism Promotors
©1995-2017 Interactive Outdoors Inc. All rights reserved.