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Billings, Little Big Horn, and the Montana Plains Sights

Boothill Swords Park Cemetery

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

Atop the Rimrocks, north of downtown, lie the graves of H.M. Muggins Taylor, the army scout who carried word of Custer's defeat through 180 mi of hostile territory; Western explorer Yellowstone Kelly; and several outlaws executed in territorial days. A sign tells the story of Crow warriors who blindfolded their horses before riding them off what's now known as Sacrifice Cliff in hopes that the gods would end a smallpox epidemic.

Sight Information

Address:

East end of Black Otter Trail, parallel to Airport Rd., Billings, Montana, 59105, USA

Phone:

406-657–8371

Updated 12/31/1969

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