Helena North KOA Local Attractions

Local Area Attractions Near Helena North KOA

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
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!

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Gates of the Mountain
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.

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Last Chance Gulch
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
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
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

Hunting

Hunting

Local National Forest offers a variety of big game, upland birds, and waterfowl hunting opportunities.

Fishing

Fishing

With the Missouri river flowing through Holter Lake, the Houser Reservoir, and Canyon Ferry Reservoir, good fishing is just a cast away.

Hiking

Hiking

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, access to great hiking is certainly not hard to come by.

shopping

shopping

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.

Rockhounding

Rockhounding

Visit Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine and Gold Fever Rock Shop to mine for Sapphires!