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Recreation Area Libby Creek Gold Panning Area
Overview Service & Activities
Overview Service & Activities
About Libby Creek Gold Panning Area is located in Kootenai National Forest. The parking area at the panning area is a small clearing adjacent to Libby Creek. Vaulted toilet and camping facilities are available. Pets are welcome, but they must be kept on leashes. Howard Lake Campground is located 1 mile south on Road 231. No motorized or mechanized equipment, no sluices or rockers. Picks, shovels, buckets and pans are welcome Township 27N, Range 31, Section 11
MAILING ADDRESS 12557 MT Highway 37
Libby, MT 59923
CONTACT 406-293-7773
FAX 406-283-7531
SPECIAL DIRECTIONS From Libby, travel 7 miles south on US Highway 2. Turn right onto Bear Creek Road 278 and continue for 15 miles to Libby Creek Road 231. Turn right and follow approximately 2 miles to the signed panning area.
ACTIVITIES Bird Watching Fishing Hiking Picnicking Sightseeing Tent Camping

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