Looking to get outside while you're here?
Lucky for you, we have plenty of opportunities. Scroll down to find more info about ski resorts, fishing & hunting areas, hiking trails, & some other fun outdoor activities that we love!
We are so lucky in Meagher County to be near a ton of winter recreational areas. Here are a few examples!
Snowshoeing & Nordic Skiing
Skiing & Snowboarding
From fishing to water skiing and all things in between - Meagher County has it all! Check out our water sports opportunities!
Boating, Swimming, & Everything Else!
Camping, Hiking, & Hunting
We have plenty of National Forest Land to explore for avid hikers and sportsmen (& women) alike! Take a look at what we have to offer.
Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest
All the information you need to enjoy the outdoors is on the National Forest website!
Photo taken by Allie Coughlin on the Birch Creek Trail
Photo taken by Lydia Wolfe on the Hidden Lakes Trail
Heading out to the mountains this weekend?
Here are a few things to #KnowBeforeYouGo:
You can find the status of all Forest Service campgrounds and cabins by visiting: https://go.usa.gov/xJCDV
All campsites on the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest are on a first-come, first-serve basis, cabins and lookouts can be booked up to six months in advance by visiting: www.recreation.gov
Food storage orders are in effect across the Forest to protect people and wildlife. Visit: https://go.usa.gov/xJCDu to learn more about being bear aware on the Forest and find copies of the two mandatory food storage orders.
Never leave a campfire unattended. Make sure to douse it with water and stir water into the embers with a shovel. The coals should be cold to the touch before you leave.
Interested in collecting mushrooms or firewood while you’re out on the Forest? Visit: https://go.usa.gov/xJCDy to learn more about forest product permits.
Some roads and sites still have snow, please contact your local district before heading out for the latest conditions.
Visit: https://go.usa.gov/xJCW4 to find contact information for your local district.
More Recreation Information
Helena - Lewis and Clark National Forest offices stock a number of maps. In White Sulphur Springs, the Ranger District office is located at 204 West Folsom and open Monday through Friday 8 AM - 4:30 PM. Free tourist information and brochures are available; National Forest Visitor Maps are for sale. Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM) are freely available for the Little Belt, Castle and Crazy Mountains.
More USFS maps are available at the following locations:
- Twin Sisters Trading Company
14 S Central Ave
White Sulphur Springs, MT
- Neihart Inconvenience Store
209 Main Street
- Belt Creek Ranger District