Montana Nick Name
The Treasure State
The nickname of Montana is "The Treasure State".

Montana got this nickname because of its rich mineral reserves. Mining has been an economic cornerstone of the state and the state's motto "Oro y Plata," Spanish for gold and silver, refers to two of the minerals that gave rise to the nickname.

Other nicknames of Montana:

  • Big Sky Country
  • The Stub Toe State
  • The Bonanza State
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