Local Area Attractions Near Helena North KOA Journey
The Helena North KOA sits in the shadow of Mount Helena in the capital of Montana, halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks. From our basecamp, you can explore the Gates of the Mountain, Great Falls, and the Missouri River, all home to the famous Lewis and Clark expedition!
Lewis and Clark Caverns
State park featuring ample hiking, biking, camping, a gift shop, and concessions. Choose from multiple tour options to explore the largest limestone caverns in the Northwest!
Gates of the Mountain
Take a 120 minute cruise aboard an open air boat, through Lewis and Clark territory. Absorb the beauty of the Rocky Mountains, rugged rock formations, and the timeless Missouri river.
Last Chance Gulch
Now the most historic mile in Montana, this "gulch" was once a gold rush site that produced millions of dollars in gold.
Original Governor's Mansion
Official home of Montana's governors from 1913 to 1959, this Queen Anne style mansion can be explored with a tour.
Cathedral of Saint Helena
With spires reaching 230 feet and Munich style stained glass panels, this cathedral is a must-see!
Local Area Recreation Near Helena North KOA Journey
Local National Forest offers a variety of big game, upland birds, and waterfowl hunting opportunities.
With the Missouri river flowing through Holter Lake, the Houser Reservoir, and Canyon Ferry Reservoir, good fishing is just a cast away.
Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, access to great hiking is certainly not hard to come by.
What was once known as 'The Four Georgians' Last Chance Gulch' has now been transformed into a walking mall and the city's main street, complete with boutiques, restaurants, and coffee shops.
Visit Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine and Gold Fever Rock Shop to mine for Sapphires!