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Welcome to Grayling ...

Grayling is located in Beaverhead County<1>.

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

Grayling is 5,390 feet [1,643 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Grayling is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Grayling: (406)

Communities Also Named Grayling ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Montana communities named Grayling: This one is located in Beaverhead County and the other is located in Gallatin County.

Beyond Montana, there are 5 communities that are also named Grayling - they are located in Alaska, Kansas, Michigan and Minnesota.

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

Communities near Grayling ...

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

  • Dillon [Beaverhead County]
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    • Dillon [Beaverhead County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Grayling
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,333 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillon<5>
  • Armstead [Beaverhead County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armstead
    • Armstead [Beaverhead County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Grayling
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Armstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Bannack [Beaverhead County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bannack
    • Bannack [Beaverhead County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Grayling
  • Argenta [Beaverhead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argenta
    • Argenta [Beaverhead County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Grayling
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argenta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dell [Beaverhead County]
    • Polaris [Beaverhead County]
    • Glen [Beaverhead County]
    • Lima [Beaverhead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lima
      • Lima [Beaverhead County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the south of Grayling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lima have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lima
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lima<5>
    • Leadore [Lemhi County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leadore
      • Leadore [Lemhi County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Grayling
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 107 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leadore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leadore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leadore<5>
    • Jackson [Beaverhead 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 Grayling. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Grayling.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grayling ...

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

Adding Grayling to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Montana

About Beaverhead County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Beaverhead, 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 Grayling - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grayling) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grayling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.0466, Longitude: -112.8209       In this case, the coordinates for Grayling 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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