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Lost Creek State Park

Anaconda Montana

Listing Type: State Park
City: Anaconda Montana
Region: Southwest Montana
406-542-5500
http://fwp.state.mt.us


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Spectacular grey limestone cliffs and pink and white granite formations rise 1,200 feet above the canyon's narrow floor. Lost Creek Falls, in the northwest corner of the park, cascades over a 50-foot drop to provide one of the most scenic and popular spots in the park. Wildlife, especially mountain goats and bighorn sheep, are frequently seen on the cliffs above. The park is 500 acres in size and is 6,000 feet in elevation. There are 25 sites in the park that offer vault toilets, grills/firerings, picnic tables, drinking water and interpretive displays. RV/trailer size is limited to 23' and maximum length of stay is 14 during a 30 day period. Golf courses and museums are located nearby in Anaconda. This park is designated 'Primitive' so there are no fees and facilities and services are limited.

Directions: To locate Lost Creek State Park turn north onto Highway 48 near milepost 6 just east of Anaconda, go about 1/4 mile and turn west onto Highway 273, then 2 miles and turn left and go 4 miles on paved road plus 3 miles on gravel road to the dead end

.From Interstate 90, take Montana Highway 1 to Anaconda. Approximately 2 miles east of Anaconda take Galen Road, following signs to the park.

Lost Creek State Park
Montana Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks, Missoula, MT 59804

    Activities
  • Picnicking
  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Photography
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Fishing
    Services
  • Campsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Trail
  • Toilets
  • Water

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