Established in 1908 to provide a sanctuary for the American Bison
A Nature Reserve in the center of the Flathead Indian Reservation
The Bison Range is now managed by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
From a population of 30 to 60 million Bison in North America, Bison reached a low of about 100 animals in the wild by the late 1800’s. The National Bison Range has played an important role in the successful recovery of these magnificent animals.