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Welcome to Big Sag ...

Big Sag is located in Chouteau County<1>.

Big Sag is 3,460 feet [1,055 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Big Sag is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Big Sag lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Big Sag is within the (406) area code.

Communities near Big Sag ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Big Sag.

  • Fort Benton [Chouteau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Benton
    • Fort Benton [Chouteau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Big Sag
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,442 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Benton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Benton<5>
  • Belt [Cascade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belt
    • Belt [Cascade County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Sag
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 568 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belt have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belt
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belt<5>
  • Carter [Chouteau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carter
    • Carter [Chouteau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Big Sag
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carter have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carter
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carter<5>
  • Floweree [Chouteau County]
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    • Armington [Cascade County]
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      • Armington [Cascade County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Sag
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armington
    • Armington Junction [Cascade County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armington Junction
      • Armington Junction [Cascade County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Big Sag
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armington Junction
    • Geraldine [Chouteau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geraldine
      • Geraldine [Chouteau County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the east of Big Sag
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geraldine have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geraldine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geraldine<5>
    • Raynesford [Judith Basin County]
    • Geyser [Judith Basin County]
    • Loma [Chouteau County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Big Sag. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Big Sag.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Big Sag. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Big Sag.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Big Sag. See our Newspapers Page for Big Sag.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Sag ...

Looking for more information about Big Sag? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Big Sag, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Big Sag.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Montana

About Chouteau County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Big Sag. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chouteau County: www.co.chouteau.mt.us/

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Chouteau, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Big Sag - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Big Sag) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Big Sag. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Big SagOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Sag. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.5974, Longitude: -110.7132    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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