Last Chance Tour Train: A Unique Way to Explore Helena

Last Chance Tour Train: A Unique Way to Explore Helena

Skylar Rispens, Visit Helena Intern By Skylar Rispens Being born and raised in Helena, I am pretty familiar with the Last Chance Tour Train, but one thing makes me a little different, my dad is a Tour Train driver. For about nine months out of the year, my dad is a middle school principal. However, one summer when I was younger, he picked up a summer job as a tour train driver. I was so excited for him, more importantly, I was excited to ride the train fairly regularly. I would take friends on the train in the summer and would impress them with fun facts about Helena that I had heard my dad say while practicing his script. I would [Read More...]

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416 N. Ewing St., Helena, MT

Relax in a 1874 Victorian Mansion, centrally located in Montana’s capital city. Enjoy more than 2,000 square feet of common area which features a parlor, formal dining room, den and T.V. room, library office and enclosed sun porch. The original home of Herman Gans boasts six ornate fireplaces, original stain glass windows, high ceilings, and  Read more »


1006 Madison Ave., Helena, MT

This Helena, Montana motel is made up of a number of individual cottages that feature free Wi-Fi and free long distance phone calls. A cable TV, a microwave and a refrigerator are included in all of the temperature controlled guest rooms at Lamplighter Motel. Tea and coffee-making facilities are included in all rooms and select  Read more »


2301 Colonial Dr., Helena, MT

From the moment you enter the hotel, the grand lobby and spiral staircase will take you back to the grandeur of Montana’s gold mining “glory days” on Last Chance Gulch The 149 guest rooms and suites are all oversized and newly updated with amenities like free wi-fi and our “Stay Comfortable Beds” featuring Sealy Pillowtop  Read more »

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108 E. Sixth Ave, Helena, MT

Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm, Wed - Sat 5:30 - 9:00 pm

Benny’s Bistro serves lunch, and dinner in Historic downtown Helena. We specialize in regional American bistro cuisine. Read more…

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