Forest Offices

The Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest has eight offices in Southwest Montana. Offices are open weekdays, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mountain Time, unless otherwise noted. Offices are closed on Federal holidays and weekends.


Supervisor's Office and Dillon Ranger District Office

Front of the Supervior's and Dillon District office building and parking lot.


420 Barrett St.
Dillon, MT 59725-3572
Phone: (406) 683-3900 or
(406) 683-3913 (24 hour recorded information line)


Office hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., M - F

Forest Supervisor: Melany Glossa

Deputy Forest Supervisor: Scott Snelson

Dillon District Ranger: Scot Shuler


Dillon Interagency Dispatch Center

420 Barrett Street
Dillon, Montana 59725
24-Hour Phone Number: 406-683-3975
24-Hour Toll Free Phone Number: 1-866-518-0590
Fax: 406-683-3925



Wise River Ranger District

[photo] Approach to the ranger station - shows the driveway, sign, flag, and building.


Wise River Ranger District
P.O. Box 100
Wise River, MT 59762
Phone: (406) 832-3178

District Ranger: Russ Riebe

Visitor services have been discontinued for the winter months at the Wise River office. Services will resume in May of 2016.


Wisdom Ranger District

[photo] Wisdom Ranger District office entrance.


Wisdom Ranger District
P.O. Box 238
Wisdom, MT 59761
Phone: (406) 689-3243

District Ranger: Russ Riebe


Butte Ranger District

[photo] Butte Ranger District office building and parking lot.


Butte Ranger District
1820 Meadowlark
Butte, MT 59701
(406) 494-2147

District Ranger: Dave Sabo


Pintler Ranger District

[photo] Pintler Ranger District (Philipsburg Office) and parking lot.


Pintler Ranger District
88 Business Loop
Philipsburg, MT 59858
Phone:(406) 859-3211

District Ranger: Charlene Bucha


Madison Ranger District

[photo] Madison Ranger District office sign and building.


Madison Ranger Station
5 Forest Service Road
Ennis, MT 59729
Phone: (406) 682-4253

District Ranger: Dale Olson


[photo] Sheridan Work Center - small building with a USDA sign in front.


Sheridan Work Center
Madison Ranger District
125 Mill Street
P.O. Box 428
Sheridan, MT 59749
Phone: (406) 842-5432

Directions: Turn onto Mill Street across from the IGA grocery store. Mill Street is a one-way street that goes east of Sheridan’s Main Street (Highway 287). (Mill Street doesn’t cross Main Street.) Coming from Twin Bridges, turn left onto Mill Street; coming from Virginia City, turn right.

The Forest Service office is about two blocks up Mill Street, on the left and across from the city park at the intersection of Madison Street.