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Pictograph Cave

STATE PARK

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Pictograph Cave

STATE PARK

The Pictograph, Middle and Ghost caves were home to generations of prehistoric hunters. A loop trail allows visitors to view the rock paintings, known as pictographs, that are still visible in Pictograph Cave. Start your visit at the new visitor center.

RESTRICTIONS/CLOSURES

RESTRICTIONS AND CLOSURES
Stage II Fire Restriction: No campfires, No Smoking except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least 3 feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable materials.


HOURS & LOCATION

SEASON AND HOURS
Summer Hours
Memorial Day - Labor Day
Park and Visitor Center Open Daily
Park: 9 am - 7 pm
Visitor Center: 10 am - 6 pm

Shoulder Season
September, April and May
Park and Visitor Center Open Daily
Park: 10 am - 6 pm
Visitor Center: 10 am - 5 pm

Winter Hours
October - March
Park and Visitor Center Open Wednesday - Sunday
Park: 10 am - 5 pm
Visitor Center: 10 am - 4 pm

Park and Visitor Center Closed: Thanksgiving, Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1

LOCATION
3401 Coburn Road
Billings, MT 59101
Latitude/Longitude: (45.73800 / -108.43300)

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MEET THE PARK MANAGER
Photo of Jarret Kostrba, Pictograph Cave State Park Manager
Jarret Kostrba is Park Manager at Pictograph Cave State Park. A Montana native, he began working in State Parks in 2004 and since then has held different positions at Missouri Headwaters, Madison Buffalo Jump, Bannack, Cooney and Pictograph Cave state parks. Jarret holds a bachelors degree from the University of Montana-Western in Environmental Interpretation, with several minors in the natural sciences.

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO
Mailing Address:
Pictograph Cave State Park
3401 Coburn Road
Billings, MT 59101

Phone: 406-254-7342
Email: jkostrba@mt.gov

Pictograph Cave

STATE PARK


Activities Available
  1. Archaeology
  2. Education
  3. Hiking
  4. History
  5. Photography
  6. Picnicking
  7. Visitor Center
  8. Wildlife Viewing


Services and Amenities Available
  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Gift Shop
  3. Grills/Fire Rings
  4. Interpretive Display
  5. Maps
  6. Pets Allowed
  7. Picnic Shelter
  8. Toilets (Flush)
  9. Toilets (Vault)
  10. Water


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