Area Attractions & Destinations


A great place to live and raise a family, Boulder is just 28 miles from Helena and only 34 miles from Butte. You can get anywhere from here and yet you are in the middle of nowhere, Montana. Don’t pass us by. Stop and set a spell.

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Boulder
A river runs through it…..really…..the Boulder River runs along the south end of town right by the high school where the Panthers play football and children swim in the local
pool in the summer. A great place to live and raise a family, Boulder is just 28 miles from Helena and only 34 miles from Butte. You can get anywhere from here and yet you are in the middle of
nowhere, Montana. Don’t pass us by. Stop and set a spell.

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Basin
Nine miles south of Boulder on I-15 Exit 156. Basin is a local artists community located on the Boulder River in a historic mining town in the middle of the Beaverhead –
Deer Lodge National Forests. A café & saloon, a pizza parlor, pottery gallery, and an old mine site. Several radon health mines, camping, fishing, hiking and floating on the Boulder River.

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Jefferson City
Don’t blink when you pass Exit 176 on I-15 between Boulder and Helena or you will miss Jefferson City and the home of Montana’s favorite botanical gardens and
arboretum. Just a couple of miles off the interstate is Tizer Gardens where Wizards and Fairy’s gather every June to spread love and joy in the woods. Fun for kids and adults alike.


Lodging


 

Transportation


Bert Mooney Airport

CONTACT: (406) 494-3771 / 101 Airport Rd / Butte, MT 59701
WEBSITE: www.butteairport.com

Helena Regional Airport

CONTACT: (406) 442-2821 / 2850 Skyway Dr / Helena, MT 59601
WEBSITE: www.helenaairport.com

Operating Airlines
  • Delta/Skywest Airlines
  • Alaska/Horizon Airlines
  • Northwest/Pinnacle Airlines
  • United Airlines
Salt Lake Express

CONTACT: (800) 356-9796, www.saltlakeexpress.com

Other Tourism Attractions


Backroads Guide to Southwest Montana

WEBSITE: www.ruralmontana.org

Jefferson County Genealogy and Heritage Center

CONTACT: (406) 422-9879

Lewis & Clark Caverns

CONTACT: (406) 287-3541
WEBSITE: www.stateparks.mt.gov/lewis-and-clark-caverns

Outdoor Activities

DETAILS: snowmobiling, skiing, fishing, hunting, camping/RV (contact Roadrunner RV, Sunset Trailer Court, and the City of Boulder for details)

Trails Info

CONTACT: (406) 225-3668
DETAILS: horseback riding, hiking, ATV

 

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