Chief Plenty Coups State Park
Montana Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks
P.O. Box 100
Pryor, MT 59066
Situated within the Crow Reservation in south central
Montana, this park was the home of Plenty Coups, last chief of the Crow.
Plenty Coups' log home and store remain as evidence of the chief's efforts
to lead his people in adopting the lifestyle of the white man. The park
is 4,033 feet in elevation and encompasses 195 acres. The museum on
site offers disabled accessibility and flush toilets. The park has vault
toilets, grills/fire rings, picnic tables, trash cans, and drinking
water. There is no overnight camping allowed, and day use fees of $4.00
per vehicle (or $1.00 walk-in) are charged. There are several golf courses
and museums nearby in Billings, and the town of Pryor is less than one
mile away which can provide some amenities to visitors.
Chief Plenty Coups State Park from Billings: Follow signs on I-90,
Exit 452. 35 miles south on Highway 416, then 1 mile west of Pryor on
county (Edgar) road.
Season of Operation
5/1 - 9/30
Hours of Operation
Park: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Museum: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Personal Check (In State)
Personal Check (Out of State)
Services and Amenities
Registered Historic Site