Area Attractions

Blue Waters Kayak

This valley is special, a place of peace, rest and healing. From Native American times until today, a legacy of peace and healing has been handed down. This is a legacy we are proud to preserve.
 

Perfectly located for year-round adventures.
We can be your home base for winter adventures. Just 35 miles from Showdown Ski Area and Silver Crest Cross-Country Trail System, Kings Hill offers easy access to over 200 miles of groomed and marked snowmobile trails considered to be one of the finest snowmobile areas in Montana.

 

1000's of acres of forest access, numerous campgrounds and miles of trails are nearby for hiking, biking or wildlife watching. Just a few miles from Newlan Creek Reservoir and Lake Sutherlin for incredible fishing, kayaking, water skiing and more. The area offers some of the finest hunting in the State.

 

The Castle

In the area is the Victorian stone mansion built by B.R. Sherman in 1892. Called "The Castle" by locals, it is constructed of granite cut by hand and hauled by ox team and wagon from the Castle Mountains southeast of White Sulphur. The Castle is now a museum and open to visitors from May until November. The Carriage House next door has a fine display of antique buggies and carriages, and a gift shop featuring local crafts.

Showdown Ski Area

The huge selection of winter sports to chose from in our area is sensational. Only 30 miles to the north, Showdown Ski Area offers a wide variety of runs, from beginner through expert. With a reputation for friendly service and short lift lines, Showdown is a favorite ski destination for families and friends to get together.

Silver Crest Nordic Trail System

If it's Cross-Country Skiing you favor, then the Silver Crest Nordic Trail System is for you. It features over twelve kilometers of trails groomed weekly; with terrain that varies from gently rolling to moderately steep.

Kings Hill Snowmobiling System

The Kings Hill area also offers spectacular snowmobiling, with easy access to 200 miles of groomed and marked trails. The Kings Hill Snowmobiling System is considered to be one of the finest snowmobile areas in Montana.

Spa Hot Springs

Whatever winter fun you choose, be sure to come back to the Spa Hot Springs for a relaxing soak. There's nothing quite like thawing out again in our Naturally Heated Mineral Pools. It's the perfect way to end the day.

An Outdoor Paradise

White Sulphur Springs is surrounded by three mountain ranges (Little Belt, Big Belt and Castle Mountains) and is located at the headwaters of the Smith River. The area has unlimited year-round outdoor recreational opportunities.

Smith River Canyon

The Smith River is one of the country's premier trout streams. A Smith River Canyon float trip is a once in a lifetime experience.

Thanks to Robert Patton for this Smith River Photo for more of his photo's go to Robert Patton's Photos.

Hunting

Abundant game make our area a prime attraction for hunters seeking deer, elk, antelope, bear or mountain lions.

Hiking and Exploring

The White Sulphur area has over half a million acres of public land for Hiking and Exploring. Numerous trails can take you into remote areas where the scenery is spectacular and unspoiled.

Fishing

Less than an hour away there are 4 Reservoirs, 4 Mountain Lakes, 7 Campgrounds, the famous Smith River,  Brooke Trout Streams too numerous to count, and miles and miles of National Forest just waiting for you to explore.

Yellowstone & Glacier Parks

White Sulphur Springs located at the junction of US 89 and US 12 is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier Parks. It is a scenic drivein all directions.