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Chief Mountain Port of Entry Closes for Season Sept. 30

Release Date: 
September 9, 2019

CHIEF MOUNTAIN, Mont. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations Area Port of Sweetgrass announces the winter closing of the Chief Mountain Port of Entry. The port will close at 6 p.m. MDT on Sept. 30. The Canad

Chief Mountain
Chief Mountain., Montana, at sunset.
Photo by Anthony Hill, CBP.

a Border Services Agency will also close their Port of Chief Mountain, Alberta, the same date and time.

Sweetgrass Area Port Director Daniel Escobedo said, “During the summer of 2019, CBP officers at the Chief Mountain Port of Entry did an amazing job keeping the homeland safe processing thousands of travelers arriving into the United States from all over the world.”

The Chief Mountain Port of Entry will re-open on May 15, 2020.

Port of entry information, as well as additional Know Before You Go advice can be found in the travel section on

Last modified: 
September 9, 2019