Location~

Travelling I-15 southbound: 

Exit I-15 at Cascade exit 256.  Turn right on Simms-Cascade Rd.  Take your first left at Sunrise Lane (this is a private dirt road).  As you travel along Sunrise Lane, at the first fork stay left.  Then at the second fork, stay right.  Continue to drive to the top of the hill.  The Paard Yard is located past the gate on your right hand side.  We are #35 and Mr. B will be there to whinny a welcome!

Travelling I-15 northbound:

Exit I-15 at Cascade exit 256.  Turn left on Simms-Cascade Rd.  Take your next left at Sunrise Lane (this is a private dirt road).  As you travel along Sunrise Lane, at the first fork stay left.  Then at the second fork, stay right.  Continue to drive to the top of the hill.  The Paard Yard is located past the gate on your right hand side.  We are #35 and Mr. B will be there to whinny a welcome!

We are conveniently located  along I-15 at exit 256 between Great Falls and Helena, Montana. 

Gorgeous views of the Missouri river and nearby Rocky Mountains, is a welcome respite for both you and your equine companions.

For those of you travelling to or from Canada, we are the perfect layover site after crossing the US Border or the perfect starting point to begin your journey back home. 

We are located about 2 hours south of the Sweetgrass border station.

 

Border Crossings

Pictured on the right are locations of Border Crossings to and from the United States-Canada.  Please be aware of seasonal openings and types of ports.  Listed below are a few Ports of Entry that are frequently used in relation to The Paard Yard.

Plese contact the ports directly for equine health certificate requirements and proceedures.

Sweetgrass–Coutts Border Crossing

The POE at Sweetgrass is the only twenty-four hour port in western Montana east of the Continental Divide. The Sweetgrass–Coutts Border Crossing connects the town of Sweet Grass, Montana, with Coutts, Alberta, on the Canada–United States border. It is the busiest port of entry in the state of Montana, and is the location where Interstate 15 meets Alberta Highway 4.  Sweetgrass, MT station is ideally located. It is on Interstate 15 approximately midway between Great Falls, MT and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

P.O. Box 100
37 Nine Mile Road
Sunburst, MT 59482
Phone: (406) 937-8800
Fax: (406) 937-8891

Whitlash Port of Entry

The Port of Whitlash, on Whitlash Road (County Road 409), adjoins the Canadian Port of Aden on Highway #880 South, Aden, Alberta. Whitlash is a Permit Port, which means that importations of cargo must be approved in advance by the Area Port of Great Falls.  Contact the Supervisory Entry Officer at (406) 791-6115 for more information.

 

10 Whitlash Road

Whitlash, MT 59545

Operational Hours: 

9:00AM - 5:00PM (MST) Seven Days Week

Phone: (406) 432-5522

Del Bonita Port of Entry

Operational Hours: 

Port hours year round: Winter- September 16th to May 31st hours are 9 am to 6 pm Summer - June 1st to September 15th hours are 8 am to 9pm.  Located 41 miles north of Cut Bank on US Hwy 213.

 

Location Address: 

4071 Chalk Butte Road

Cut Bank, MT 59427-9109

Phone: (406) 336-2130

Fax: (406) 336-2137

Wild Horse

Available seasonally to non-commercial visitors.

Office Hours (Seasonal):  08:00 to 21:00,  May 15 to September 30, 7 days a week

08:00 to 17:00, October 1 to May 14, 7 days a week

Piegan Port of Entry

Piegan is a Permit Port, which means that importations of cargo must be approved in advance by the Area Port of Great Falls.  Contact the Supervisory Entry Officer at (406) 791-6115 for more information.

 

5023 Highway 89 North

Babb, MT 59411-0109

Operational Hours: 7:00 AM-11:00 PM (Mountain) Seven Days A Week (7)

Phone: (406) 732-5572

Fax: (406) 732-5574

 

Willow Creek Port of Entry

Operational Hours:  9:00 AM-5:00 PM (Mountain) Seven Days A Week (7)

Phone: (406) 398-5512

Fax: (406) 398-5397

 

Willow Creek is a Permit Port, which means that importations of cargo must be approved in advance by the Area Port of Great Falls.  Contact the Supervisory Entry Officer at (406) 791-6115 for more information.

Chief Mountain Port of Entry

Chief Mountain Summer Station

Opening date is May 15 -- Closing date is September 31

May 15 - May 30  9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

June 1 - September 1  7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

September 1 - September 30  9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Seasonal Closing Date

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