is an unincorporated community
in Park County
, United States
. As of the 2000 census
, the ZIP Code Tabulation Area
for Emigrant had a population of 372. Emigrant is located in southern Montana, on the Yellowstone River
, about north of Yellowstone National Park
, and south of Livingston
Emigrant is located at 45.370°N, 110.733°W. It is at an elevation of .
Emigrant sits between the Absaroka Mountains and the Gallatin Range. It is at the base of foot tall Emigrant Peak.
Due to its location near the Yellowstone River
, Emigrant is a popular area for fly fishing
, and also home to many species, such as American Badger
, Black-billed Magpie
, and occasionally American Bison
From Emigrant, it is only a few miles to the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, and the Gallatin National Forest. Emigrant's proximity to the national forests, wilderness area, Yellowstone National Park and the Yellowstone River make it an ideal spot for outdoorsmen to visit and live in.
Much of A River Runs Through It
and The Horse Whisperer
were filmed in Emigrant.