The four Montana ghost towns near Helena to explore are Elkhorn State Park, Marysville ghost town, Rimini ghost town, and Comet ghost town.
Overall, Montana's Virginia City and Nevada City are fun attractions to add to your Southwest Montana itinerary, and will bring history to life.
I have always been a fan of historical fiction. Whether it was reading a fictional diary of a girl living during the Great Depression, or reading a novel about a traveler sailing on the doomed Titanic, historical novels and dreaming of a world long gone have always piqued my interest. If you relate to this, or if you are a hardcore history buff, then Bannack State Park in Montana is the place for you.
Located along the Upper Missouri River, Fort Benton is a historic town worth a visit, whether you’re going to try their brewery, are just wanting to get a cup of great coffee at Wake Cup Coffee Co, or are hoping to soak in all the history as a diehard history lover. There are things to do for everyone in Fort Benton!
See below for some ideas of great places to see in Montana. Stay tuned because more of these places will be written about soon!
8 amazing things to do in Glacier National park and my top 10 tips to maximize your visit.
Here you will find ideas for a two-day itinerary in Yellowstone, based on entering the park from the West Entrance. Read on to find out tips, top Sights, and a hidden Instagram spot.
I love Helena’s surrounding mountains, how the town lights up at night, the sunsets, the buildings, the people, and the unique ways Helena changes during the seasons. Check out the best things to do in Helena, Montana!