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Welcome to Salmon Prairie ...

Salmon Prairie is located in Lake County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Salmon Prairie: Salmon Pr.

Salmon Prairie is 3,460 feet [1,055 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Salmon Prairie is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Salmon Prairie is within the boundaries of the (406) area code.

Communities near Salmon Prairie ...

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

  • Polson [Lake County]
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    • Polson [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Salmon Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Polson<5>
  • Ronan [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ronan
    • Ronan [Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Salmon Prairie
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,167 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ronan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ronan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ronan<5>
  • Condon [Missoula County]
  • Turtle Lake [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turtle Lake
    • Turtle Lake [Lake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Salmon Prairie
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turtle Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turtle Lake
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    • Finley Point [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finley Point
      • Finley Point [Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Salmon Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Finley Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Finley Point
    • Pablo [Lake County]
    • Kicking Horse [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kicking Horse
      • Kicking Horse [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Salmon Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kicking Horse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kicking Horse
    • Jette [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jette
      • Jette [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Salmon Prairie
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jette
    • Kerr [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kerr
      • Kerr [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Salmon Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kerr have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kerr
    • Kings Point [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kings Point
      • Kings Point [Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Salmon Prairie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Point

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Salmon Prairie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Montana

About Lake County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lake County: www.lakecounty-mt.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 Lake, 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 Salmon Prairie - 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- Salmon Prairie) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Salmon Prairie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6299, Longitude: -113.7854       In this case, the coordinates for Salmon Prairie 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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