Ghost Towns

The Philipsburg area is home to several ghost towns. The table below lists the most famous. This page contains information on the peak population, the types of mining, points of interest, and directions to these ghost towns from Philipsburg. If you are interested in learning more about the ghost towns, please visit the Granite County Museum, home to the Montana Ghost Town Hall of Fame. At the museum, there are several books for sale which describe in great depth the history of mining in Philipsburg and Montana.