Thompson Falls State Park

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Coordinates: 47°37′03″N 115°23′29″W / 47.61750°N 115.39139°W / 47.61750; -115.39139
Thompson Falls State Park
Montana State Park
ClarkForkRiveratThompsonFallsStatePark.JPG
Clark Fork River at Thompson Falls State Park, Montana
named for: Thompson Falls, Montana
Country United States
State Montana
County Sanders County
Elevation 2,362 ft (720 m)
Coordinates 47°37′03″N 115°23′29″W / 47.61750°N 115.39139°W / 47.61750; -115.39139
Area 36 acres (15 ha)
Location of Thompson Falls State Park
Website: Thompson Falls State Park


Thompson Falls State Park is a Montana state park located near Thompson Falls, Montana. Located on the banks of the Clark Fork River in western Montana, the park is 36 acres (15 ha) in size, and includes a campground, two boat launches, a kids' fishing pond, and riverside trail.[1] The park is fully open April 1 to November 30; walk-in day use is permitted the rest of the year.[1]

The park features mature pine forests surrounding 17 campsites, a group use area, vault toilets, grills/fire rings, picnic tables and firewood. It is a popular area for boating, fishing, picnicking, birdwatching, and nature walks.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Thompson Falls State Park". Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Retrieved 24 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Visit Montana: Thompson Falls State Park". Montana Office of Tourism. Retrieved 24 September 2012.