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Jefferson City, Montana
An unincorporated town located along I-15 south of Helena, Montana, Jefferson City was founded as a stop along the Virginia City-Fort Benton stagecoach route. Today the town is home to less than 500 year-round residents.
The Tizer Lakes can be found in Jefferson City. A Montana fishing access site, the lakes can be reached by pack trail eight miles from the trailhead. Lakes are surrounded by National Forest Lands in the Elkhorn Mountains. Access can be difficult, tent sites are available.
Nearby you’ll find the small town of Elkhorn, a small ghost town known for silver mining. A collection of buildings in various stages of decay mark the town’s location in the hills of the Elkhorn Mountains. Area mines of produced millions of dollars worth of silver and gold