film in Dillon, Mt

Dillon is the county seat of Montana’s largest county, Beaverhead County, covering nearly 5,572 square miles. The area offers incredible wide-open spaces which lend themselves to stunning landscapes and endless recreational opportunities. In the area, you’ll find a number of Lewis and Clark historic sites as well as agricultural history. The area boasts two natural hot springs, a local ski hill, and the Big Hole National Historic Battlefield. The old Hotel Metlen is one of the most unique buildings in town and is said to be haunted. Outdoor recreational opportunities in the area include blue ribbon fly fishing, hunting, rockhounding (at Crystal Park), hiking and backpacking, as well as cross country and downhill skiing. The Pioneer Mountains Scenic Byway is located not far from town offering stunning views and recreation. Dillon is also home to the University of Montana – Western campus.

Whatever location needs your production team have, there is a good chance that the Beaverhead area offers the backdrop you’re missing.

Population: 4,333 | County: Beaverhead | Elevation: 5,118
Latitude: 45.216 | Longitude: -112.637


High (°F)Low (°F)Rain
January35°14°1 days
February40°17°1 days
March48°23°3 days
April57°29°4 days
May67°37°7 days
June75°43°6 days
July85°48°4 days
August83°46°4 days
September73°39°3 days
October60°31°3 days
November44°21°2 days
December34°14°2 days

Local Information

Visitor/Business Info



Closest airport is Butte’s Bert Mooney Airport.

Hospital & Medical

Barrett Hospital & HealthCare
600 Hwy 91 S.
Dillon, MT

Fire & Safety

Dillon Fire Department
406-683-5051 or 911

Dillon Police Department

contact for film inquiries

Beaverhead Chamber of Commerce
Rebecca Jones