A Trip To This Little Known Ruin In Montana Is Truly One In A Million

Montana is called the Last Best Place for a reason — we love preserving our past. Just visit one of our museums and you’ll find plenty of Treasure State gems. Or, if you’d rather have a more authentic experience, you can spend a day exploring the Parrot Smelter Ruins at Gaylord Ghost Town.

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To see more of these ruins, check out this beautiful YouTube video by davidegg22.

 

If you’re curious about Montana’s mining history, check out these old photos.