The Historic Circle 8 Guest Ranch

The following are images of the buildings that comprise the former Circle 8 Guest Ranch, now the Nature Conservancy’s Pine Butte Ranch. The ranch was founded in the 1930’s by Ken and Alice Gleason near land, on the south Fork of the Teton River, that had been settled by a community of Metis.

New Website Launched

The Old Trail Museum has launched a newly updated website at The website adds information on the Rocky Mountain Front and local photos to the already existing information on the Museum and its dinosaur and historical exhibits. The new website will be updated frequently with information from our collections. The Museum is located at… Continue reading New Website Launched

2021 at the OTM

Looking back on the 2021 season of the Old Trail Museum With an almost normal season the Old Trail Museum welcomed 3,278 visitors into the museum. Of this total 1,615 were from out of state, 1,496 were from in-state, 137 from Choteau, 3 from Canada and 27 from out of country. OTM was open 6… Continue reading 2021 at the OTM