Freedom Point Picnic Area

Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest

Freedom Point Pavilion is available for reservations for private gatherings from mid-June through Labor Day weekend. The pavilion will accommodate about 75 people. It includes picnic tables, barbecue grills and water. There is no electricity to the pavilion, if electricity is needed please bring a generator. 

Reservations are on a first come first serve basis and should be made no later than two weeks in advance. The fee is $50.00 per day for the first 50 people and $0.50 per person over the fifty. (Example: 65 people - $50 + 15x$0.50 ($7.50) = $57.50) Gates are open 08:00am to 10:00pm. Overnight use is not permitted without prior approval. For more information on fees or overnight use please call the Butte Ranger District at (406) 494-2147 during regular business hours.

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Recreational opportunities at Freedom Point include horseshoe pits, fishing pier, nature trails, volleyball courts(sand), ball fields and a paved walking trail. 

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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