Near Three Forks in Gallatin County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Missouri River Headwaters
Erected 2002 by The Montana Cultural Trust The Gallatin County Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic Exploration • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson, and the Lewis & Clark Expedition series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1805.
Location. 45° 54.065′ N, 111° 31.256′ W. Marker is near Three Forks, Montana, in Gallatin County. Marker is on Frontage Road (County Route 205), on the right when traveling east. Marker is on the Frontage Road, at exit 278 on I-90 just east of the Madison River. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 743 Frontage Road, Three Forks MT 59752, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gallatin City (a few steps from this marker); The Three Forks of the Missouri (approx. 1˝ miles away); Veterans Park (approx. 1˝ miles away); Colter’s Run (approx. 1˝ miles away); Thunder Horses (approx. 1˝ miles away); Sacajawea Hotel (approx. 1.6 miles away); In Patriotic Memory of Sacajawea (approx. 1.6 miles away); Sacajawea (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Three Forks.
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