3201 Spurgin Road, Missoula Montana 59804
Located on a branch of the Clearwater River, Placid Lake is known for its good trout fishing and smooth water. A number of facilities are provided for camping, picnicking, boating and swimming. Interpretive panels give an account of the early logging practices, to which the massive western larch stumps in the area are mute testaments.
The park has 40 campsites, which are limited to RVs of 25 feet or less. The maximum length of stay is 14 days in a 30-day period. Day use fees are charged per vehicle and there is a camping charge.
The park is 3 miles south of Seeley Lake on MT Hwy 83, then 3 miles west on county road.
Other Montana State Parks nearby:
(Missoula) Council Grove State Park
(Missoula) Frenchtown Pond State Park
(Missoula) Granite Ghost Town State Park
(Missoula) Placid Lake State Park
(Missoula) Salmon Lake State Park
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11/20 Coming to The Missoula area
Buttermilk Festival Kamiah ID April6 Learn to make butter the old fashioned way with a modern day twist, and then enjoy your creation on some fresh baked Dutch oven bread. Take in the pancake breakfast, Buttermilk Bowl bowling tournament, horse plop 50/50 raffle, variety of vendors and live music throughout the day.
Pierce 1860 Days Celebration Pierce ID August2-4 Celebrating the founding of the First Gold Rush Town in Idaho! Fun for the whole family...live music, street dance, parade, games, costume contest, ATV Fun Run, Dutch Oven cooking, craft & food vendors, softball tournament, and more.
Bitterroot Scottish Irish Festival Hamilton MT August24-25 Compete, play, and dance this August at the Marcus Daly Mansion.