Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Information

Hungry Horse Dam

Public Notice: The Bureau of Reclamation is temporarily closing the Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Center Feb. 27–29, 2024, for staff training. The visitor center will reopen, Friday, Mar. 1 at 8:30 a.m. Mountain Standard Time.

The Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Center is open Tuesday–Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. MT and closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's days. Exhibits inside the visitor center highlight the dam’s role in flood control and recreation in Flathead County, and hydroelectric generation in the Federal Columbia River Power System. Displays feature the history of Hungry Horse Dam and its importance to the system. Admission is free.

On Oct. 7, 2023, the outdoor, guided walking tour concluded for the season and will resume May 11, 2024.

The Hungry Horse Dam Visitor Center is located at 1510 Hungry Horse Dam Road, off U.S. Highway 2 in Hungry Horse, Montana. Directional signs located on Highway 2 indicate the road leading to the visitor center. From Highway 2 travel about 4.5 miles to the visitor center at the north end of the dam.

Parking is permitted in designated areas only.

Winter Hours of Operation

Hungry Horse Field Office
P.O. Box 190130
Hungry Horse, MT 59919-0130

Last Updated: 1/26/24