Learn about fire!
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: July 1, 2017

Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) is hosting an interpretive program at Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park on July 4th at 7 PM.


Fire, an essential in heating and survival from the early parts of history up to today. It has a wide variety of uses and meanings that help bring people and families together.

July 4th is a special day for families to celebrate the birthday of America around a campfire.  At Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park there will be an interpretive program dedicated to this essential element to life where you can learn: how to make homemade fire starter, cook tasty fast meals over the fire and hear a few of the crazy campfire stories of Montana.


For more information call the park visitor center at (406) 287-3541.


What: Fire Interpretive Program


When: Tuesday, July 4th @ 7:oo PM


Where: Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park, 25 Lewis & Clark Caverns Rd, Whitehall, MT



From the exit 274 on I-90 we are 13 miles south on Highway 287 and 5 miles west on MT 2.

From the Cardwell exit 256 on I-90 we are 7 miles east along MT 2.

Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park features one of the largest known limestone caverns in the Northwest filled with spectacular stalactites, stalagmites, columns, and helictites. The park also features camping, trails to hike or bike, a state-of-the-art visitor center, interpretive displays, a gift shop, food and beverage concessions, amphitheater, and interpretive events presented during the summer months.

Visit Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) and enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, swimming, boating and more and discover some of the greatest natural and cultural treasures on earth.




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Derrick Rathe

Park Ranger,

Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park

(406) 287-3541