Missoula, Kalispell, and Northwest Montana Sights

Fort Owen

  • Historic District/Site

Published 01/19/2016

Fodor's Review

Major John Owen established as a trading post in 1850. The property also served as the headquarters of the Flathead Agency until 1860. It's worth a half hour to visit the museum to see the restored barracks, artifacts, and some of the fort's original furnishings.

Sight Information


Hwy. 269, ½ mi east of U.S. 93 at Stevensville, Stevensville, Montana, 59870, United States



Website: www.fwp.mt.gov

Sight Details:

  • $4
  • Daily dawn–dusk

Published 01/19/2016


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