film in Townsend, Mt

As you start your search for the perfect Montana film location, consider Townsend, Montana. Townsend is located at the southern end of the Canyon Ferry Reservoir on the Missouri River. Canyon Ferry is a popular recreation destination and Montana’s third largest body of water. The area offers ample public land for hiking, biking, boating, camping and fishing. Visitors have a trove to explore with the Broadwater County Museum, Goose Bay Glass Blowing, and Canton Church Historic Site. The railroad runs through town and there are a variety of restaurants and shops as you explore the community. The murals around town brighten up the community and welcome both visitors and locals to the area.

Population: 2,080 | County: Broadwater | Elevation: 3,869
Latitude: 46.319 | Longitude: -111.520


High (°F)Low (°F)Rain
January34°13°1 days
February39°16°1 days
March49°24°2 days
April59°31°4 days
May67°39°7 days
June75°47°8 days
July83°51°5 days
August83°49°5 days
September72°41°4 days
October60°32°3 days
November44°22°2 days
December34°13°2 days

Local Information

Visitor/Business Info



Closest airports are Helena Regional Airport, Butte’s Bert Mooney Airport or Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport.

Hospital & Medical

Broadwater Health Center
110 N Oak St
Townsend, MT 59644

St. Peter’s Health – Townsend Clinic
515 S Front St
Townsend, MT 59644

Fire & Safety

Townsend Montana Volunteer Fire Dept.
130 South Cedar

Broadwater County Sheriff
519 Broadway St
Townsend MT 59644

contact for film inquiries

Townsend Area Chamber of Commerce
Tim Pool