Sheepshead Pavilion is available for reservations for private gatherings from mid-June through Labor Day weekend. The pavilion will accommodate about 200 people. It includes picnic tables, barbecue grills and water. There is no electricity to the pavilion, if electricity is needed please bring a generator. 

Fee for groups is graduated based on group size.

Groups of 1-50 = $50

Groups of 51-75 = $60

Groups of 76-100 = $75

Groups of 101-125 = $85

Groups of 126-150 = $100

Groups of 151 or more = $115

Overnight use is not permitted without prior approval. For more information on fees or overnight use please call the Butte Ranger District at (406) 494-2147 during regular business hours or email Scott Forman:


Recreational opportunities at Sheepshead include horseshoe pits, fishing pier, nature trails, volleyball courts(sand), ball fields and a paved walking trail. 


Handicapped Accessible

Natural Features


For facility specific information, please call (406) 494-2147.

Nearby Attractions

Sheepshead Picnic Area is approximately 11 miles north of Butte Montana on Interstate 15. Take the Bernice exit (138). Turn onto FS Road #442 and travel 8 miles to the site.