Montana Has A Lost Town Most People Don’t Know About

If you’ve driven from Fort Benton to Havre on US-87, you may have unknowingly passed one of Montana’s quietest vacation destinations. The community of Virgelle sits right on the Missouri River, and it’s a hidden gem you’ll want to discover.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Sometimes it’s nice to really get away from it all and visit an abandoned town like this. And if you’d like to transition into small town living full-time, check out one of these Treasure State towns.