Near Chinook in Blaine County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Bear Paw Battlefield Trail
People died here. Please stay on the trail to help respect this sacred ground. Do not disturb any commemorative objects you may encounter.
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Nez Perce Trail marker series.
Location. 48° 22.676′ N, 109° 12.724′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chinook MT 59523, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Last Battle (here, next to this marker); Nez Perce National Historical Park (here, next to this marker); Bear Paw Battlefield (here, next to this marker); Bear's Paw Battleground (here, next to this marker); Surrender of Chief Joseph (a few steps from this marker); Nez Perce Encampment (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chief Joseph's Surrender (about 700 feet away); Soldier Burials (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chinook.
More about this marker. This markers is located near the Bear Paw Battlefield parking lot.
Categories. • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.