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Welcome to Birdseye ...

Birdseye is located in Lewis and Clark County<1>.

Birdseye is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Birdseye is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Birdseye lies within the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Birdseye ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Birdseye - they are located in Colorado, Indiana, Michigan and Utah.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Birdseye.

Communities near Birdseye ...

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

  • Helena [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helena
    • Helena [Lewis and Clark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Birdseye
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena<4>
  • East Helena [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Helena
    • East Helena [Lewis and Clark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Birdseye
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Helena<4>
  • Austin [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Austin
    • Austin [Lewis and Clark County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Birdseye
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Austin
  • Fort Harrison [Lewis and Clark County]
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    • Silver City [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver City
      • Silver City [Lewis and Clark County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Birdseye
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver City
    • Marysville [Lewis and Clark County] - Historic
    • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frontier Town
      • Frontier Town [Lewis and Clark County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Birdseye
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frontier Town have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frontier Town
    • Park City [Lewis and Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park City
      • Park City [Lewis and Clark County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Birdseye
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park City
    • Canyon Creek [Lewis and Clark County]
    • Montana City [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montana City
      • Montana City [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Birdseye
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montana City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montana City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montana City<4>

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 Birdseye. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Birdseye.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Birdseye. 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 Birdseye.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Birdseye ...

Looking for more information about Birdseye? 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 Birdseye, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Birdseye.

Adding Birdseye to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Birdseye in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Birdseye was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Birdseye on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Montana

About Lewis and Clark County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lewis and Clark County: www.co.lewis-clark.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 Lewis and Clark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Birdseye - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Birdseye) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Birdseye. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BirdseyeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Birdseye. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6679, Longitude: -112.1545    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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