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Welcome to Bull Mountain ...

Bull Mountain is located in Yellowstone County<1> (at the time of its founding, Bull Mountain was located in Custer County).

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

A typical abbreviation for Bull Mountain: Bull Mtn. (or less commonly used: Bull Mntn.)

Bull Mountain is 2,840 feet [866 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Bull Mountain is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Bull Mountain lies within the (406) area code.

Communities Also Named Bull Mountain ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bull Mountain - they are located in Alabama and Oregon.

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

Communities near Bull Mountain ...

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

  • Pompeys Pillar [Yellowstone County]
  • Ballantine [Yellowstone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ballantine
    • Ballantine [Yellowstone County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Bull Mountain
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ballantine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ballantine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ballantine<5>
  • Worden [Yellowstone County]
  • Custer [Yellowstone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Custer
    • Custer [Yellowstone County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bull Mountain
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Custer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Custer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Custer<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bighorn [Treasure County]
    • Hardin [Big Horn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardin
      • Hardin [Big Horn County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bull Mountain
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,705 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hardin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardin<5>
    • Huntley [Yellowstone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntley
      • Huntley [Yellowstone County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Bull Mountain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntley<5>
    • Shepherd [Yellowstone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shepherd
      • Shepherd [Yellowstone County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Bull Mountain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shepherd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shepherd
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shepherd<5>
    • Myers [Treasure County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myers
      • Myers [Treasure County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bull Mountain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myers
    • Lockwood [Yellowstone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockwood
      • Lockwood [Yellowstone County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bull Mountain
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockwood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bull Mountain ...

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

Adding Bull Mountain to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bull Mountain 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 Bull Mountain was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Yellowstone County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yellowstone County: www.co.yellowstone.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 Yellowstone, 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 Bull Mountain - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bull Mountain) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bull Mountain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0225, Longitude: -107.8576       In this case, the coordinates for Bull Mountain 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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