Mount Helena City Park

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Mount Helena viewed from the north
Mount Helena viewed from the northeast

Mount Helena City Park is[1] a 620-acre (2.5 km2) park in Helena, Montana. The park encompasses Mount Helena which rises 5,468 feet (1,667 m) above sea level, overlooking the city of Helena 1,300 feet (396 m) below. The park includes six trails up and around the mountain, some of which connect to other trails in nearby Helena National Forest. Other trails go to the cave nicknamed "Devil's Kitchen", to the big letter "H" on the side of the mountain (the "H" was repainted April 2015 for the first time since 2008) overlooking the city, and to the summit of the mountain. The park is free of admission and is maintained by the City of Helena and local conservation and recreation groups from the Helena area.

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  1. ^ "Parks, Recreation and Open Space Plan" (PDF). City of Helena, Montana. October 2010. Archived from the original on May 5, 2016. 

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Coordinates: 46°35′23″N 112°03′31″W / 46.58972°N 112.05861°W / 46.58972; -112.05861