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The Sanctuary

Located a mere 3 miles off Interstate 90!

The Sanctuary is deep in Big Game country, yet only 3 miles offI90!  The little town of Superior provides all the necessities of life you will ever need.

However, Missoula is only about 45 minutes away.  There you will find all the big box stores, restaurants, theater, arts, Montana State University, and just about anything you can imagine of a big city life.
 
 
 
 
 
Superior, Montana. This small town offers a break from interstate travel and an introduction to area history in the Mineral County Museum. Display subjects explore local history and industry, including John Mullan and the Mullan Road.
Lolo National Forest. is located in western Montana, United States with the western boundary being the state of Idaho. The forest spans 2 million acres (8,000 km2) and includes four wilderness areas; the Scapegoat and the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness are partially within the forest while the Welcome Creek and Rattlesnake Wildernesses are solely in Lolo National Forest. The forest was created in 1906 from 4 different previous forests which were combined for administrative purposes. Lolo National Forest is west of the Continental divide and has a biodiversity influenced by both continental and maritime weather creating a transitional forest that has a high number of different plant and tree species.
Clark Fork River is a river in the U.S. states of Montana and Idaho, approximately 310 miles (500 km) long. The largest river by volume in Montana, it drains an extensive region of the Rocky Mountains in western Montana and northern Idaho in the watershed of the Columbia River, flowing northwest through a long mountain valley and emptying into Lake Pend Oreille in northern Idaho. The Pend Oreille River, which drains the lake to the Columbia, is sometimes included as part of the Clark Fork, giving it a total length of 479 mi (771 km), with a drainage area of 25,820 sq mi (66,870 kmĀ²). In its upper 20 mi (32 km) in Montana near Butte, it is known as Silver Bow Creek. Interstate 90 follows much of the upper course of the river from Butte to northwest of Missoula. The Clark Fork is a Class I river for recreational purposes in Montana from Warm Springs Creek to the Idaho border.
Missoula, Montana Listeni/m??zu?l?/ is a city in the U.S. state of Montana and is the county seat of Missoula County. It is located along the Clark Fork and Bitterroot rivers in Western Montana and at the convergence of five mountain ranges, thus is often described as being the "Hub of Five Valleys". The 2010 Census put the population of Missoula at 66,788 and the Missoula Metropolitan Area at 109,299. As of July 1, 2011 the city grew to 67,290[3], and put the Missoula metropolitan area at 110,138[4]. Since 2000, Missoula has been the second largest city in Montana
National Bison Range has expanded to include 18,541 acres of habitat, and bison share the range with populations of pronghorn antelope, white-tailed and mule deer, elk, bighorn sheep, mountain goat and black bear.  Over 200 species of birds also benefit from the range, including eagles, hawks, meadowlarks, bluebirds, ducks, and geese.
The 19 mile Red Sheep Mountain Drive is open from mid-June to mid-October and leads to beautiful views of the Mission Mountains.
It is just north of The Sanctuary!