Yellowstone National Park Via Virginia City Scenic Drive


Madison County,Virginia City 59729,Butte Area,Madison County

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Leave Dillon on Hwy 41 and travel 28 miles to Twin Bridges. In Twin Bridges turn right on Hwy 287 heading southeast 30 miles to Nevada City and Virginia City. Stop and enjoy both of these towns reminiscent of frontier days in Montana… with many displays, exhibits, museums, etc.

From Virginia City, continue on Hwy 287 to Ennis, another fun town to visit with several large sculptures on display along the main street.

From Ennis, go south on Hwy 287, 41 miles to a junction on Hwy 87 and Hwy 287. Continue on Hwy 287 around Hebgen Lake. Take time to stop at the Earthquake Area Visitor Center. Continue the 22 miles to the junction of Hwy 287 and Hwy 191. Turn right and go 8 miles to West Yellowstone. Stop at the Visitor Center for information concerning the Park.

Reprinted from Dillon Chamber of Commerce brochure.

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