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Custer’s Last Stand Was Only the Beginning

December 20, 2010, 7:59 am
It is one of the great mythic and mysterious military battles of American history. In 1876, Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer was defeated by Lakota, Northern Cheyenne and Arapaho warriors at Little Bighorn, Mont., in one of the last major fights of the Plains Indian wars. Custer and five companies of ...

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Map of Little Bighorn Battlefield

Latitude, Longitude: 45.570005, -107.430076

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National park visitors boost Montana’s tourism stats

October 19, 2009, 8:37 am
Montana's summer tourism season wasn't as bad as expected - and was far better than in surrounding states and most of the rest of the country. It helped that visitor numbers at the major national parks in Montana soared above those for the 2008 season. Visitation was bolstered by locals vacationing closer to home ...

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Visitor Services

Visitors Center Little Bighorn Battlefield Visitors Center Open year-round except for Christmas, New Years, and Thanksgiving From May 28 to July 31 and August 1 to September 1 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. From September 4 to October 1: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. From October 1 to March 31: ...

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Things To Do

Little Bighorn offers a wide range of activities including auto touring, wildlife viewing, and interpretive opportunities. Talks on the battle and related themes are presented at the Visitor Center patio, during the summer. From Memorial Day to the end of August, daily Park Ranger talks are as follow: 9:00 a.m. Battle ...

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