Pompeys Pillar Temporary Closures

Pompeys Pillar staircase and boardwalk closed. The Bureau of Land Management Billings Field Office is restricting access to the staircase and boardwalk that leads to the top of Pompeys Pillar. Visitors will be restricted from using the boardwalk until further notice.

BLM RESTRICTS ACCESS TO PORTIONS OF POMPEYS PILLAR NATIONAL MONUMENT

The Bureau of Land Management Billings Field Office is restricting access to the staircase and boardwalk that leads to the top of Pompeys Pillar. The restrictions will be in place while the BLM completes an analysis and stabilization of the pillar’s outcroppings. Visitors will be restricted from using the boardwalk until further notice.

The monument and adjacent BLM lands will remain open during this time.

For more information about the area restrictions or for general information about Pompeys Pillar call (406) 896-5013.

The natural forces of wind, rain, freezing and thawing have been reshaping the Pillar for thousands of years.  Learn about the history and reasons behind the current Pompeys Pillar boardwalk and staircase closure. Rock Stabilization at Pompeys Pillar

 

Last Update

Wed, 03/10/2021 - 12:41 pm MST

Created

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 2:29 pm MST

Region

Billings FO