This tour is a “Must Do” for history buffs. Start your travels from Culbertson to Sidney on MT 16, Sidney to Fort Union on MT 200, then to Hwy 2 and back to Culbertson.
THINGS TO SEE/DO:
Fort Union Trading Post on the Banks of the Missouri (built in 1829)
Fort Buford - Where Sitting Bull surrendered
Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center at the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone River
Fairview Lift Bridge - 1913 vintage. At one time, this bridge was used for both cars and trains. Now, it is a walking trail across the Yellowstone River.
Gas Up. It may be 50 miles between gas stations.
Also be prepared for quickly changing weather in Big Sky Country.
Campgrounds and Motels are available.