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Trout Creek, Montana
Welcome to Trout Creek ...
The location of Trout Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Trout Creek: Trout Crk. (or less commonly used: Trout Ck. or Trout Cr.)
Trout Creek is 2,370 feet [722 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Trout Creek is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Trout Creek lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Trout Creek (for example, toward Athol (ID)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).
The area code for Trout Creek: (406)
Communities Also Named Trout Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Trout Creek - they are located in British Columbia, Michigan, New York, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, Texas and Utah.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Trout Creek.
Communities near Trout Creek ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Trout Creek.
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 Trout Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Trout Creek.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Trout Creek. 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 Trout Creek.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Trout Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Trout Creek.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Trout Creek ...
Looking for more information about Trout Creek? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Trout Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Trout Creek.
Adding Trout Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Trout Creek 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 Trout Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Trout Creek on a map titled Hixson Map of Montana (1950).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Trout Creek on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Trout Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Sanders County: www.co.sanders.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022