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Hike to the Top of First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park
Tue Jul 24 09:48:00 MDT 2012
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This news release was archived on Thu Aug 23 09:48:00 MDT 2012


(Ulm, MT) – Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) announced today:

What: Ranger Guided Hike

When: Saturday, Aug. 4, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Where: First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park, 3.5 miles north of Ulm from I-15, Exit 270.

Who: Montana State Parks Ranger
Hike to the top of First Peoples Buffalo Jump on this State Parks ranger guided hike along First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park’s 3.5 mile interpretive trail. During the hike you’ll learn about the jump’s history, geology, plants, animals and more. The hike will begin and end at the park’s visitor center. Please bring water and snacks for the hike. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 406-866-2217.

First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park is one of the largest buffalo jump sites in the U.S. The visitor center and interpretive trails tell the story of the people, the animals and the landscape of the buffalo culture. In the 2011 summer season (May – August) more than 10,000 people visited this state park.

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