Enjoy the natural features and solitude of this day-use park on the Clark Fork River, and learn about its historical significance as the site of the Hellgate Treaty.
Open daily all year
11249 Mullan Road
Missoula, MT 59808
Latitude/Longitude: (46.91302 / -114.15477)
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Council Grove State Park
c/o FWP Region 2 Headquarters
3201 Spurgin Rd
Missoula, MT 59804
Visit and experience the nature and solitude of Council Grove State Park and reflect on the park's history.
In 1855, on this site, Isaac Stevens negotiated the Hellgate Treaty between the U. S. government and the Salish, Kootenai, and Pend d'Oreille Indians to create the Flathead Reservation. The treaty was signed here on July 16, 1855.
Council Grove State Park contains large, old-growth ponderosa pines, grassy fields by the park picnic area, and cottonwoods along the Clark Fork.
This site is composed of 187 acres at an elevation of 3,198 feet.
This is a day-use-only site. Vehicle size is limited to passenger cars.
- Bird Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Some amenities are seasonal. Check with the park for availability.
- ADA Accessible
- Interpretive Display
- Pets Allowed
- Toilets (Vault)