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Welcome to Muir ...

Muir is located in Park County<1>.

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

Muir is 5,560 feet [1,695 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Muir is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Muir: (406)

Adding Muir to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Muir ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Muir - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Ontario (3) and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Muir ...

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

  • Bozeman [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bozeman
    • Bozeman [Gallatin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Muir
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 50,970 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bozeman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bozeman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bozeman<5>
  • Livingston [Park County]
  • Clyde Park [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clyde Park
    • Clyde Park [Park County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Muir
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 313 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clyde Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clyde Park<5>
  • Chestnut [Gallatin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chestnut
    • Chestnut [Gallatin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Muir
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chestnut
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    • Bridger [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridger
      • Bridger [Gallatin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Muir
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
    • Catron [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catron
      • Catron [Gallatin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Muir
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catron
    • Pine Creek [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Creek
      • Pine Creek [Park County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Muir
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Creek
    • Wisner Crossing [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wisner Crossing
      • Wisner Crossing [Gallatin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Muir
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wisner Crossing
    • Four Corners [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Four Corners
      • Four Corners [Gallatin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Muir
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Four Corners
    • Belgrade [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belgrade
      • Belgrade [Gallatin County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Muir
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,390 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belgrade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgrade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belgrade<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Muir ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Montana

About Park County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Park County: www.parkcounty.org/

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 Park, 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 Muir - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Muir) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Muir. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.6630, Longitude: -110.7936       In this case, the coordinates for Muir 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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