Celebrate autumn at the Sac! The changing seasons make the perfect time to treat yourself to a luxury getaway, Montana style. Embrace the Big Sky experience here at the heart of history in the Headwaters. But historical flair is anything but stale in this stately hotel. Here’s how to fall into the authentic Montana experience at the Sacajawea.
Be adventurous! Join our top chef as he creates a special menu, including an appetizer, entree, and dessert each Thursday night. Executive Chef Matt Israel crafts a masterpiece in every dish he creates. Although once a week, you can see his expertise shine even brighter when he melds flavors and mixes ingredients into the magic that is Top Chef Thursdays.
We want your special day to be perfect, and perfection is attainable when you’re celebrating your nuptials at the Sacajawea. It’s all in the details, after all, and you can capture one decadent detail when you rent a ride to remember.
Madison Buffalo Jump State Park isn’t far from Three Forks, and it’s well worth a stop. This scenic spot rounds out the triple crown of state parks surrounding the Headwaters region. Here’s all you need to know when you’re planning a trip to this significant historic site.
A fun weekend activity in Montana is piling the whole family into the car and taking off for a drive to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Here are some of the best scenic drives around Three Forks that’ll get you out churning miles and burning rubber—in the best way possible.
As the county seat of Madison County, Montana, Virginia City keeps the history of the Victorian Era alive. After booming in the late 1800s with the advent of a gold rush, the town practically froze in time once the gold ran out. Today, it’s vibrant display of living history with a thriving community of reenactors and local historians. Roam the town, check out the shops, and still make it back to Three Forks in time for a nightcap before bed. Here’s what you should add to the agenda when you take a day trip to Virginia City.
We’re talking about a lot more than just the name of a hotel here—when it comes to icons of American history, Sacajawea ranks near the top. Most people familiar with the history of the western states know the name well, aware of her for her contribution to the flowing river of exploration and expansion in this country. The checkered past between European invaders and native peoples finds a brief moment of peace in the chapter of her story that involved working with the Lewis & Clark Expedition.
But who was Sacajawea, really? And how did she help shape the Missouri Headwaters Region that we know today? Her story goes far deeper than just her role as an interpreter and guide for the Corps of Discovery. Read on to find out more about the woman who helped shape the country’s history.