A rural oasis rich in breathtaking scenery and outdoor adventure.

Welcome to Cameron

Cameron Homes For Sale
Unearth the rustic charm of Cameron, an enchanting unincorporated community in Montana's Madison County. This expansive rural retreat is the brainchild of founders James and Addison Bovey Cameron, who stamped their legacy on the rich landscapes of this region. A lush valley sustaining numerous ranches cradles Cameron, situated ideally along U.S. Highway 287 since 1919.
Lying in the shadows of the magnificent Sphinx Mountain, this locale merges seamlessly with the surrounding landscape. Cameron opens the doors to nature's grandeur, providing a picturesque backdrop to everyday life here. Its rural disposition allows one to experience the simplistic charm of community living, enhanced by the mesmerizing beauty of its natural surroundings.

What to Love

  • Breathtaking views and diverse wildlife
  • Convenient proximity to Ennis (10-30 minutes)
  • Private airport and airstrip availability
  • Conservation-protected vast ranches with spacious land
  • Gorgeous views of the Gravelly Range and Madison Mountain Range
  • Various property options catering to second-home buyers

Local Lifestyle

Life in Cameron pivots around the rhythmic dance of nature, as residents find themselves surrounded by the Madison and Gravelly Mountain Ranges. With the calming currents of the Madison River running by, locals engage in a lifestyle where nature's serenity and beauty remain at the heart of everyday experiences. From serene morning strolls to thrilling outdoor explorations, life here is a perpetual adventure defined by the majestic grandeur of the surrounding landscapes.

Dining and Entertainment

Offering a cozy ambiance, exceptional live music, and top-notch drinks, Blue Moon Saloon is a perfect hangout spot for friends and family. The establishment's friendly staff and delightful outdoor patio contribute to its vibrant and welcoming atmosphere.
Driftwaters Cafe stands as a culinary treasure in Cameron. Known for its diverse menu, local ingredients, and sunny outdoor seating area, it promises an enjoyable dining experience that will leave a lasting impression.
Grizzly Bar and Grill is the place to be for a delightful meal and refreshing drinks. The cozy atmosphere is enhanced by live music, making it an ideal spot for a casual outing or an intimate date night.
For fishing enthusiasts, Beartooth Fly Fishing is a one-stop shop offering a wide range of fishing gear, quality products, and expert guidance that will take your fishing experience to a whole new level.

Things to Do

Cameron is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, as the area is known for its exciting array of adventurous activities. The region offers unparalleled opportunities for hiking, fishing, and hunting. The unspoiled natural landscapes provide the perfect setting for these adventures, offering a thrilling experience amidst the beauty of the wild.
Rising majestically over the landscape, Sphinx Mountain offers another unforgettable adventure. A hike up this iconic peak is both challenging and rewarding, offering stunning panoramic views of the Madison Valley and beyond, creating memories that last a lifetime.

Overview for CAMERON, MT

2,238 people live in CAMERON, where the median age is 54.5 and the average individual income is $35,999. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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There's plenty to do around CAMERON, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Tackle Shop - Outfitter and Fly Shop.

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Active 4.74 miles 10 reviews 4.5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for CAMERON, MT

CAMERON has 1,031 households, with an average household size of 2.14. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in CAMERON do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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53.84 / 46.16%

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The following schools are within or nearby CAMERON. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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