If you’re familiar with southwestern Montana, you’ve probably heard of Earthquake Lake, or Quake Lake. It’s a beautiful place to visit, especially when you need to stretch your legs on your way to Yellowstone National Park. That being said, there’s still evidence of the lake’s tragic beginnings, which is a little eerie.

Did you know about the history of Earthquake Lake? Here are some other fascinating facts about Montana that may surprise you.

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