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Wildlife Refuge National Bison Range
Address 58355 Bison Range Rd
Moiese, MT 59824
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Overview Service & Activities
About Established in 1908, The 18,500 acre range was created to support a population of American bison. The refuge is over 100 years old and one of the oldest in the nation. It is home to about 350-500 bison. Other large wildlife found on the Range include elk, white-tail and mule deer, pronghorn antelope, bighorn sheep, black bear, coyote and ground squirrels. Over 200 species of birds also call this home including eagles, hawks, meadowlarks, bluebirds, ducks, and geese. Nearby refuge areas include Ninepipe National Wildlife Refuge and Pablo National Wildlife Refuge. These areas contain irrigation reservoirs located on Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal lands. Camping is not allowed and the Range is closed at night.
Contact
MAILING ADDRESS 58355 Bison Range Rd
Moiese, MT 59824
CONTACT 406-644-2211
FAX 406-644-2661
Details
SEASON All Year
HOURS Daylight hours Fees are charged during the summer (mid-May to late October). Part of the U.S. Fee System and accepts Golden Passes and Federal Waterfowl Stamps. Pay fees at the Visitor Center.
PAYMENT METHODS Personal Check (In State), Personal Check (Out Of State), Travelers Checks
RESERVATIONS Group Reservations Required
DISCOUNTS Off Season, Senior Citizens
SPECIAL DIRECTIONS From Missoula: Travel north on US Highway 93 to Ravalli, turn left (to the west) on to State Highway 200, travel approximately 5 miles to the junction of Highways 200 and 212, turn right (to the north) and travel approximately 5 miles to the entrance of the Range at Moiese. From Kalispell: Travel south on US Highway 93 or State Highway 35 to Polson, then travel Highway 93 through Pablo and Ronan to the junction of Highway 93 and State Highway 212, travel 12 miles (through Charlo) to the entrance of the Range at Moiese. From the west: Travel Highway 200 through Dixon to the junction of Highways 200 and 212, turn left(to the north) and travel approximately 5 miles to the entrance of the Range at Moiese.
SERVICES Handicapped Accessible Interpretive Display Maps Parking Pets Allowed Picnic Shelter Public Restroom Toilets Trail Water
ACTIVITIES Bird Watching Education Exhibit Fishing Nature Photography Picnicking Sightseeing Wildlife Viewing

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