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DIRECTIONS TO MIMANAGISH

Driving Hints:

  1. Drive slowly on the gravel
  2. Watch for wildlife!
  3. Take pictures
  4. Enjoy the River and Mountains and Valley
  5. Allow 60 minutes to drive from Big Timber to Camp. More if you stop for 2, 3, or 4!
Mimanagish is located in the heart of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness and the Custer Gallatin National Forest south of McLeod, Montana.

Insert the following in your mobile maps program and you will be taken there:   4003 Main Boulder Road McLeod, MT

Note:  You will lose cell signal about 10 miles from Big Timber. Make sure you download your directions. Also it is recommended you fuel up in Big Timber.  There is no services to camp and back so a full tank is helpful!

From Bozeman, MT:

  1. Take Interstate 90 East 61miles to Big Timber Montana. Exit 367
  2. Cross under the interstate to your left and head right into Big Timber
  3. Turn right / south on McLeod Street / State Highway 298 in the heart of Big Timber. (Look for Opportunity Bank)
  4. Follow that road south out of town for 40.1 miles.  In 26 miles you will encounter the Natural Bridge and the paved road ends.  Keep going another 14 miles. You will pass Clydhurst Christian Ranch and Camp on the Boulder along the way.

From Billings, MT:

  1. Take Interstate 90 West 84 miles to Big Timber Montana. Exit 370
  2. Turn right and head into Big Timber
  3. Turn left / south on McLeod Street / State Highway 298 in the heart of Big Timber. (Look for Opportunity Bank)
  4. Follow that road south out of town for 40.1 miles.  In 26 miles you will encounter the Natural Bridge and the paved road ends.  Keep going another 14 miles. You will pass Clydhurst Christian Ranch and Camp on the Boulder along the way.
International Airports Close:

  • Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport BOZ (Website)
  • Billings Logan International Airport – BIL  (Website
Sights of Interest Along The Way:

  • The Historic Grand Hotel (Website)
  • Lazy J Hotel (Many Scenes From Movie The Horse Whisperer)
  • Natural Bridge & Falls (USFS Link)
  • Boulder River (Multiple Scenes from Movie A River Runs Through It)
  • Absaroka-Beartooth Mountain Front (Many Scenes From Movie The Horse Whisperer)

 

Map By: MapData 2021 Google

GPS:  45.37131615 N,-110.21036388 W