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Welcome to Blacktail ...

Blacktail is located in Flathead County<1>.

The location of Blacktail has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Blacktail is 4,690 feet [1,430 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Blacktail is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Blacktail: (406)

Communities Also Named Blacktail ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blacktail - they are located in Idaho and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Blacktail ...

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

  • Essex [Flathead County]
  • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Glacier Park Village
    • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Blacktail
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Glacier Park Village
  • East Glacier Park [Glacier County]
  • Kiowa [Glacier County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Starr School [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starr School
      • Starr School [Glacier County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Blacktail
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starr School have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starr School
    • Bear Creek Village [Flathead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bear Creek Village
      • Bear Creek Village [Flathead County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Blacktail
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bear Creek Village
    • Browning [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browning
      • Browning [Glacier County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Blacktail
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,001 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browning
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Browning<5>
    • South Browning [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Browning
      • South Browning [Glacier County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Blacktail
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Browning
    • Heart Butte [Pondera County]
    • Martin City [Flathead 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 Blacktail. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blacktail.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blacktail ...

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

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About Flathead County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Flathead County: www.co.flathead.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 Flathead, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blacktail - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blacktail) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blacktail. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.2769, Longitude: -113.4482       In this case, the coordinates for Blacktail have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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