Montana is filled with lots of small towns and almost every one of them has some sort of interesting history, sites to see, or both. So it shouldn't come as a big surprise when looking for the best small towns in America a major publication added a Montana town to the list.

For those looking for small-town charm and plenty to do and see, this destination might be the perfect weekend getaway.  With plenty of outdoor activities, delicious eats, cool shopping, and just a short drive from some pretty cool history, Good Housekeeping has added this popular destination among The 50 Best Small Towns.

So which Montana town is it?

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Well, before we reveal the name of the town, I think we should take a moment and name a few Montana small towns that could have easily made the list. Towns like Phillipsburg, Livingston, Hamilton, Red Lodge, West Yellowstone, and Whitefish are full of charm and are totally family-friendly.

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However, the town that made the list of one of the 50 best in America is Ennis.

Located in Madison County, Ennis has a whole lot going for it.  From Ennis Lake, which is a man-made lake that is over 3 thousand acres and is perfect for fishing and outdoor recreation to the downtown area that is filled with all kinds of cool shops and places to eat and socialize.

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Be sure to grab a burger at Sugar High, or visit Big Mama and have one of the best steaks in the state over at Long Branch Saloon. Plus, you check out the old-fashioned soda fountain at Yesterday's or have breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the Ennis Sunrise Cafe

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Not to mention, that just down the road is both Virginia City and Nevada City which is one of the most interactive history lessons that you will find in the state and a ton of fun for the whole family. So, if you're looking for the perfect staycation and want to spend a couple of days in one of the best small towns in America, Ennis is the perfect place.

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