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Wahkpa Chu'gn Archeological Site

Havre Montana

Listing Type: Archaeological Excavation
City: Havre Montana
Region: Central Montana

The Wahkpa Chu'gn Archeological Site is one of the best preserved buffalo jumps and camp sites in the plains area. On your tour of the site you will view extensive in-place bison kill and campsite deposits at various depths up to 20 feet below surface. These materials are displayed at five locations throughout the site within wooden display houses.

A one hour guided walking tour is available daily during the regular season which runs from June 1 through Labor Day. Tours are also provided at any time of the year, weather permitting, by calling 265-6417 for an appointment. Or email us at: 7ethos@hi-line.net

Directions: Wahkpa Chu'gn Archeological Site is located in Havre, Montana behind Holiday Village Mall. Tour information is available by calling the H. Earl Clack museum. The museum is located in the Heritage Center in downtown Havre at the corner of 3rd Avenue and 3rd Street.

Wahkpa Chu'gn Archeological Site
3993 6th Street West, Havre, MT 59501

  • Archaeology
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  • Sightseeing
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  • Historic
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