Freedom Point Picnic Area

Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest

Freedom Point Pavilion is available for reservations for private gatherings from early June through Labor Day weekend. The pavilion will accommodate up to 50 people, but there are also several tables near the pavilion to accomodate groups larger than 75, with a group maximum of 100 people. It includes picnic tables, barbecue grills and water. There is no electricity to the pavilion, if electricity is needed please bring a generator.  

Fees are based on group size:

$75 per day for groups 1-50

$125 per day for groups 51-100 

With a 2+ day reservation, overnight use may be granted, but only with prior approval. For more information on fees or overnight use please call the Butte Ranger District at (406) 494-2147 during regular business hours or email Scott Forman:

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Recreational opportunities at Freedom Point include horseshoe pits, nature trails, volleyball courts, ball field and a paved walking trail. All pavilion picnic tables must be returned to their original location, if moved. All trash must be placed in a trash reciptical before vacanting the facility; no personal items can be left behind.

Contact Information


1820 Meadowlark Lane BUTTE MT 59701

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Driving Directions

Freedom Point Picnic Area is approximately 11 miles north of Butte Montana on Interstate 15. Take the Bernice exit (138). Turn onto FS Road #442 and travel 8 miles to the site.

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