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Address: 2300 Lake Elmo Drive, Billings, MT 59105
Phone Number: 406-247-2940
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Fun time on the dog side.

I like to take my 100 lb. white lab swimming at the dog section. Admission is free for Montanans. there is plenty of parking with a separate parking lot on the west side for the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Billings, Montana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We stopped by on our cross country trip to SUP and it was awesome! $6 for parking for out of state license plates and don't forget to wear a life jacket or else you might get a ticket! Not the biggest lake in the world-- but was nice paddling around for an hour (did the perimeter of lake) with the... More 

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Billings, Montana
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I like to take my 100 lb. white lab swimming at the dog section. Admission is free for Montanans. there is plenty of parking with a separate parking lot on the west side for the dog section. The path is short and the slope into the lake is great for dogs to play.

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Butte, Montana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Lake Elmo is a small lake on the edge of Billings. It's a great place to wade with the kids or take a walk.

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Kailua-Kona
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

After growing up on a massive lake and living on the ocean in Hawaii, this little pond didn't really do much for me, but I guess if it's the only option for water in the area, it will have to do! There was a little trail all the way around it, so you can walk your dog for about 10... More 

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Billings, Montana
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Free if you have a Montana license plate. Very nice place in town to sit by the water, go swimming or just relax for the day..

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We came to Billing for the summer from Florida due to my husbands job and went to Lake Elmo several times. It is very clean, calm, refreshing park to get out of the city with out driving that far. Yes it is no Glacier State Park or Yellowstone but if your looking for a nice family spot to go cool... More 

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Billings, Montana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

For this being a state park, they have the dog park section way off in the back in stagnant water where our pets can get sick. They expect us to go out there and swim with them in these horrible conditions. I attempted to swim around the boat ramp, however I was kicked out. WHAT BOATS?? Seriously, it's horrible out... More 

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Billings, Montana
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

This is such a sweet little lake and park. There's a wonderful dog park section, little kids and their parents and other folks too fish the lake. Sometimes they even catch a fish. It's stocked, I think with brown trout. There are picnic tables in some sections of the park. The lake is in the Billings Heights where I live... More 

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BILLINGS
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

It is small lake with water mostly from irrigation runoff. The beach is good, the restroom facilities are clean. There is a wonderful playground area for the kids. The water is not clean and there are big bottom feeding fish that come right up to the shallow water. If your kids like that, then that could be an added bonus.

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Billings, Montana
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53 reviews 53 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

It is a great place to try kayaking or paddle boarding because there are no motorized vehicles. There is a nice little beach and a picnic shelter. This is a city park so it is busy in the summer. There is a boat launch.

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