Explore...

Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Elliston, Montana, United States

Sep 24, 2012 - Elliston, Mt

Our exploring today took us to the tiny town of Elliston, Montana. Elliston is near the Continental Divide twenty-five miles west of Helena. It began as a trade town in a gold, quartz, and placer mining district. Later a lime quarry and a mill supported the economy of the town. Be sure to read the story in the picture added about the Frenchwoman's Road. It would make a great story for Halloween, it is quite scary. :-) Elliston is located on the west side of MacDonald Pass which crosses the Continental Divide at an elevation of 6325 ft....

Jump to full entry


Advertisement
OperationEyesight.com