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Bridger, Gallatin County, Montana
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Montana
County Gallatin
Area
 • Total 3.61 sq mi (9.34 km2)
 • Land 3.60 sq mi (9.32 km2)
 • Water 0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 6,040 ft (1,840 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 30
 • Density 3.2/sq mi (1.2/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 406
FIPS code 30-09500
GNIS feature ID 2583793

Bridger is a census-designated place (CDP) in Gallatin County, Montana, United States. It comprises the Bridger Bowl Ski Area and some nearby residences on the eastern side of the Bridger Range in southwestern Montana. As of the 2010 census the Bridger CDP had a population of 30.

Montana Highway 86 forms the eastern edge of the CDP, leading north and east 23 miles (37 km) to Wilsall and south and west 16 miles (26 km) to Bozeman. Bridger Creek, a tributary of the Gallatin River, flows southwards through the eastern part of the CDP.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Bridger CDP has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.3 km2), of which 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 0.16%, is water.

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