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Helena, Bozeman, and Southwest Montana Sights

Sheepshead Recreation Area

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Fodor's Review

At this designated Wildlife Viewing Area you might glimpse elk, deer, moose, waterfowl, and birds of prey. The area is wheelchair accessible, and offers paved walking trails, a fishing dock, picnic tables, a rentable pavilion, horseshoe pits, and drinking water.

Sight Information


13 mi north of Butte on I–15 to Exit 138, Elk Park, west on Forest Service Rd. 442, follow signs for 6 mi, Butte, Montana, 59701, United States



Sight Details:

  • Free
  • June 15–Labor Day, daily


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