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Red Bluff, Montana

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Welcome to Red Bluff ...

Red Bluff is located in Madison County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Red Bluff: Red Blf. (or less commonly used: Red Bluf.)

Red Bluff is 4,780 feet [1,457 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Red Bluff is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Red Bluff lies within the (406) area code.

Adding Red Bluff to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Red Bluff ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Red Bluff - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California, Georgia (3), New Mexico, South Carolina, Texas (4) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Red Bluff ...

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

  • Ennis [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ennis
    • Ennis [Madison County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Red Bluff
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,042 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ennis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ennis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ennis<5>
  • Harrison [Madison County]
  • McAllister [Madison County]
  • Pony [Madison County] - Historic
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    • Strawberry [Madison County] - Historic
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      • Strawberry [Madison County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Red Bluff
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Strawberry. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Arnold [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnold
      • Arnold [Gallatin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Red Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnold
    • Willow Creek [Gallatin County]
    • Mammoth [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mammoth
      • Mammoth [Madison County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Red Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mammoth
    • Amsterdam-Churchill [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amsterdam-Churchill
      • Amsterdam-Churchill [Gallatin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Red Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam-Churchill
    • Amsterdam [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amsterdam
      • Amsterdam [Gallatin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Red Bluff
      • Former name for Amsterdam:
      • Walrath
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amsterdam
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amsterdam<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 Red Bluff. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Red Bluff.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Bluff ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Madison, 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 Red Bluff - 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 from Point A (ie- Red Bluff) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5885, Longitude: -111.6480       In this case, the coordinates for Red Bluff 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.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






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