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Just west of Lolo, Montana is Fort Fizzle Picnic Ground and Historic Site operated by the Lolo National Forest. This is a day-use facility celebrating Fort Fizzle, an interesting non-battle of the 1877 Nez Perce War. The site also celebrates the passage of the Corps of Discovery under the leadership of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark.

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The Fort:

Shown below is a replica of the “fort.”

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Originally posted to Native American Netroots on Wed May 01, 2013 at 07:18 AM PDT.

Also republished by Pink Clubhouse and National Parks and Wildlife Refuges.

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