Travelers' Rest Visitor Info

Hours (MST)

Park Open

Visitor Center Open

May 15 - August: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 7 days/week 9 a.m to 6 p.m.
Sept/Oct & April/May: 9 a.m to 6 p.m. 7 days/week 9 a.m .to 4 p.m.

Nov - March: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays;
9 to 4 p.m. Saturday; noon to 4 Sunday

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, closed Mondays;
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 3:30 Sundays



6712 Highway 12 West
PO Box 995
Lolo, Montana 59847
(406) 273-4253

The park entrance is 1/2 mile west of Lolo, Montana on U. S. Highway 12

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Visitor Resources

  • Public access to Lolo Creek for wading and fishing (A valid Montana State fishing license required)
  • Grassy picnic area with tables
  • 1/2 mile loop hiking trail through a wooded riparian zone and over a Lolo Creek footbridge to the site where archeologists found artifacts verifying Lewis and Clark's 1806 campsite.
  • Well behaved pets on leash connected to a person are welcome.  Please pick up after your pet!
  • The Holt Museum at Travelers' Rest shares the visitor center building and is open the same hours.  This Museum features a new exhibit "Lewis and Clark enter the Land of the Salish" as well as an extensive display of Native American pow wow dance regalia, a recreated early Bitterroot Valley European settlement main street, hand powered logging tools, and western theme art.