kids encyclopedia robot

Belle Creek, Montana facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Belle Creek
Lua error in Module:Location_map at line 412: attempt to index field 'wikibase' (a nil value).
Coordinates: 45°7′33″N 105°6′18″W / 45.12583°N 105.10500°W / 45.12583; -105.10500Coordinates: 45°7′33″N 105°6′18″W / 45.12583°N 105.10500°W / 45.12583; -105.10500
Country United States
State Montana
County Powder River
Elevation
3,570 ft (1,090 m)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
GNIS feature ID 802022

Belle Creek (also Bell Creek) is an unincorporated community in southeastern Powder River County, Montana, United States. It lies along local roads southeast of the town of Broadus, the county seat of Powder River County.

The town was founded in 1968 by oil and gas developer Sam Gary in response to the growth of the Bell Creek oil field.

Climate

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Belle Creek has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.

kids search engine
Belle Creek, Montana Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.