Pictograph Cave State Park
Stargazer talk set for Saturday at Pictograph
A Junior Ranger Day will be held at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Prosecutors say a man involved in two shootings on July 15 — one on a busy street in Billings, the other less than an hour later at a state park outside city limits — was also involved in a third gun incident the same day and endangered a college worker during a high-speed chase over a campus lawn.
Montana State Parks will host Junior Ranger Day and flint knapping demonstrations at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A new visitor center was opened at the Pictograph Cave State Park in 2009, but other historical state parks like the Rosebud Battlefield have little interpretation. Pictographs depicting guns, shown in the inset photo by The Gazette’s Casey Page, are just one of the types of interpretive sit…
Pictographs at Pictograph Cave State Park depicting guns are just one of the types of interpretive sites under Montana State Parks’ care.
The Billings Police Department and Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office are investigating two shooting incidents which occurred about 30 minutes apart on opposite ends of Billings on Tuesday.
‘Sabertooth’ author Peacock to talk
Philip J. Burgess, a poet, writer and storyteller, talked Saturday afternoon about a critical moment in the life of Poker Joe, known to the Nez Perce as Lean Elk.
Writer Philip Burgess gives his talk, “The Legend of Poker Joe Lean Elk,” at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday.
Writer and storyteller Philip Burgess gives his talk titled “The Legend of Poker Joe Lean Elk” at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday.
A talk about “The Legend of Poker Joe Lean Elk” will be given at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Pictograph Cave State Park is open in summer from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and the visitor center is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Prehistoric hunters who camped in Pictograph Cave left behind artifacts and more than 100 pictographs, or rock paintings.
Pictograph Cave State Park was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1964, because of its archaeological significance.
Retired history professor Richard Ellis will give a talk about the historical significance of the Dog Soldier Ledger Book at Pictograph Cave State Park on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park in Whitehall is offering a discount to visiting Montana families this month.
Visit pictograph park with Junior Rangers
Ron Garritson will share his knowledge of Plains Indian sign language on June 14 at 1 p.m. at Pictograph Cave State Park.
A class for women on boating, including help on backing a boat trailer, is being offered at Cooney State Park on May 24.