As Mayor of Chinook, I would like to formally welcome you and hope that you will discover what Montana is truly about! Enjoy our quaint City.

- Keith Hanson, Mayor

Chinook's Parks and Recreation offer something for everyone!

The rugged and serene beauty of our surrounding landscape, makes Chinook a beautiful place to live and work.

Welcome to Chinook, Montana!

The City of Chinook offers exciting recreational options for residents of all ages. You could swim in the city pool, play tennis, basketball or football, learn from adult-ed classes offered annually, enjoy a parade at a local event, listen to a concert at the High School or explore the local county fair. Whatever it is you crave, the City of Chinook has it all!


Chinook prides itself on being one of the most livable communities in Montana. Neighbors benefit from exceptional medical facilities, a vibrant business district, and a solid network of parks, community center, pool, library and senior living services.  The sense of community among the residents provides an excellent place to live and raise a family.


With a stable economy, safe streets and a diverse workforce, Chinook is poised for continued success in fostering new enterprise throughout the town. Increasingly, businesses are discovering new market opportunities whether it be agricultural or in the oil and gas industry. Chinook welcomes all new business.


Chinook hosts visitors from across the country and around the globe. This small vibrant city is renowned for its cultural museum, Bear Paw Battlefield, wildlife museum, as well as its place at the very forefront of American history. Businesses are often willing to accommodate and entertain you as few other towns in Montana can.

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