Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce - Miles City
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Montana is nicknamed the Treasure State, and its wealth is found not only in minerals, but in its scenery, history and people, who welcome friends and visitors alike to the Big Sky Country. Miles City is no exception to the rule in Montana. Residents of the Friendliest Town in the West, as it's known throughout the state, are pleased to share their proud Past and Progressive Future with all who travel to this city in southeastern Montana.
The area is rich in history, and much of the history of Miles City and the surrounding area is preserved in the Range Riders Museum, a complex of several buildings located just west of the city. The pride Miles City residents have in their history also is evidenced through the listing of several private residences, businesses, and three districts on the National Register of Historic Places.
For those who wish to kick back and enjoy a taste of the Old West, Miles City holds its annual World Famous Bucking Horse Sale. This event is held the third weekend in May and is a celebration of the horse and cowboy. Rodeo stock contractors from around North America attend the event to purchase the horses, which are sold at auction. In addition to rodeo events, there is a parade, trade show, gun and coin show, art exhibits, barbecues, dances, and many other activities centered around the sale.
July 26 - July 30: Historical wagon train/trail ride. Beginning in Terry and concluding in Miles City. The trail ride will wind through the Calypso Trail which is a stage coach trail from years gone by. You will end in Miles City for a dinner and an old fashioned barn dance. On July 31, 2004 Clark on the Lower Yellowstone begins at the Custer County Art & Heritage Center at 7am with a bird walk, then breakfast. The day will be filled with historical demonstrations, presentations, Native American involvement, military encampment, music, historical Huffman prints will be on display, a buffalo lunch and much more. Come join the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce for a chance to step back in history.
The area has a wealth of fishing sites and there is hunting during the appropriate seasons. For those who hunt with cameras instead of guns and arrows, there is plenty of wildlife and spectacular scenery in and around the city.
With the rivers, lakes, parks, and wide expanses of land and sky, visitors to Miles City and southeastern Montana can truly say that this is God's Country.
511 Pleasant St
Miles City is located just off Interstate 94, which passes through the state from east to west. Also passing through the city from north to south is Montana Highway 59. US Highway 12 intersects with Miles City from the east and runs into the interstate just east of the city.
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