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Montana: The Big Sky Country
Map of U.S. showing location of Montana

FAST FACTS

CAPITAL: Helena

STATEHOOD: 1889; 41st state

ATTRACTIONS: Glacier National Park, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Virginia City

FUN FACT: Montana is the only state with river systems that empty into the Hudson Bay, Pacific Ocean, and the Gulf of Mexico.

Montana state flag
State Tree: ponderosa pine; State Bird: western meadowlark; State Animal: grizzly bear; State Quarter

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Photo credits: DeMoN89, iStockphoto (bear); Wildpix645, iStockphoto (meadowlark); Adventure_Photo, iStockphoto (pine); Gaussian_Blur, iStockphoto (quarter); Americanspirit, Dreamstime (flag)

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