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Ringing Rocks Point of Interest

This unique geological formation is located approximately 18 miles east of Butte and north of I-90. The rocks in this unique geologic area chime when tapped with a hammer.

Activities: Explore geologic formation

Facilities: Parking area and sign information.

Location/Access: Take Exit 241 (Pipestone) from I-90 and travel east on a gravel road (parallels interstate) for about three-fourths of a mile, then turn north on a gravel road, cross the railroad tracks and continue north for approximately 3 miles. A high clearance vehicle is recommended.

Fees: None

Season/Hours: Year-round, weather permitting.

Maps: Butte South BLM map or click here for the Pipestone Travel Management Area map.

Contact:
Butte Field Office
106 North Parkmont
Butte, MT 59701
406-533-7600


 
Last updated: 06-28-2012