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Chief Plenty Coups

STATE PARK

Photo of two Native American girls with fry bread at Chief Plenty Coups Day of Honor. Photo of the interior of the visitor center. Photo of park ranger and two children at creek-side nature lesson. Photo of drummers and visitors at Chief Plenty Coups Day of Honor.

Chief Plenty Coups

STATE PARK

Visit the log home and farmstead of Chief Plenty Coups of the Crow tribe whose bravery, leadership and vision helped bridge the gap between two cultures.

HOURS & LOCATION

SEASON & HOURS
Park
Day Use Only. No Camping.
 
Summer Hours 2019
May 20 – Sept 17,
Open daily 8 am - 8 pm

Winter Hours 2019/2020
Sept 19 to May 17,
Open Wed through Sun,
8 am - 5 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.
 

Visitor Center & Chief’s House
Summer Hours 2019
May 20 – Sept 17,
Open daily 10 am - 5 pm.
 
Winter Hours 2019/2020
Sept 19 – May 18
Open Wed through Sun,
10 am - 5 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.

Park and Visitor Center Closed
Closed all federal and state holidays except Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day. Park is also closed December 24th and 31st.

LOCATION
1 Edgar/Pryor Road
Pryor, MT 59066
Latitude/Longitude: (45.427 / -108.549)
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Chief Plenty Coups Day of Honor

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MEET THE PARK MANAGER
Photo of Aaron Kind, park manager.
Aaron Kind is the Park Manager at Chief Plenty Coups State Park. He has been the ranger there since 2013 and held positions before that with the US Forest Service, the BLM and the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium. Aaron has his degree in Anthropology, is an experienced interpreter and teacher and has done much to enhance the educational programs at the park. Aaron is originally from Centerville, MT and enjoys spending time with his family, fly fishing and rooting for the Bobcats.

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO
Mailing Address:
Chief Plenty Coups State Park
PO Box 100
1 Edgar/Pryor Road
Pryor, MT 59066

Phone: 406-252-1289
Email: akind@mt.gov

Chief Plenty Coups

STATE PARK


Activities

  1. Bird Watching
  2. Cultural
  3. Exhibit
  4. Fishing
  5. Heritage
  6. Hiking
  7. History
  8. Horseshoes
  9. Photography
  10. Picnicking
  11. Visitor Center


Amenities
Some amenities are seasonal. Check with the park for availability.
  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Gift Shop
  3. Interpretive Display
  4. Maps
  5. National Historic Landmark
  6. Pets Allowed
  7. Picnic Shelter
  8. Playground
  9. Toilets (Flush)
  10. Toilets (Vault)
  11. Trash Removal


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