Montana, the State
From the nation's first National Park to the world's first International Peace Park, Montana is as refreshing and tranquil as it is rugged and exhilarating.
- Statehood was granted in 1889.
- Major industries are agriculture, mining and tourism.
- Population: 1,000,000, 4th largest state in the US and the 7th least populous.
- Highest Peak: 12,807 ft, Granite Peak in the Absorka-Beartooth Wilderness, and is the tenth highest state peak in the nation.