The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes created S&K Gaming, LLC in 2006 for the purpose of providing general gaming management oversight. Now, S&K Gaming, LLC is a revenue generator for its tribes and creates steady employment opportunities.
Superior hospitality, exciting and memorable entertainment, job creation, and providing for a better future for members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes are important goals of S&K Gaming, LLC Board of Directors and its management team.
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
The Flathead Reservation is home to three tribes, the Bitterroot Salish, Upper Pend d’Oreilles, and the Kootenai making up the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes located in northwestern Montana. As of February 2015 there are 7,972 enrolled members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. The Flathead Reservation was established in 1855 as a direct result of The Treaty of Hell Gate.
The S&K Gaming, LLC Board of Directors and its management team have a strong desire and sense of responsibility to contribute towards a solid future for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes. Our ancestors have taught us to prepare for the future and to take care of our people. We follow the teachings of our ancestors personally and professionally.
Our Board Members and Management team weaves the tribes important history, culture and heritage into its business values on a daily basis.
Our sense of history is
our sense of place.
$4.6 million renovation at KwaTaqNuk
Upgraded hotel wing, new amenities, gorgeous outdoor patio, and spectacular views. Stay, relax, and soak in the natural beauty surrounding KwaTaqNuk Resort and Casino.
Highest Casino Jackpots in the Region
Gray Wolf Peak Casino and KwaTaqNuk Casino offer Class II Gaming machines ranging from million dollar progressive machines to penny machines. Our tribal casinos do not have a “gaming compact” in place with the State of Montana. Therefore, the Tribal Gaming Commission regulates our casino gaming operations located on tribal sovereign land. All Montana State licensed gaming facilities have a jackpot cap of $800.00.
Gray Wolf Peak Casino Future
The S&K Gaming, LLC Board of Directors presented a $27.5 million Gray Wolf Peak Casino expansion business plan to the Tribal Council of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.
Factors being considered as part of the decision process include:
- Three separate feasibility studies have been completed to date. All three studies show favorable statistics to support expansion of the Gray Wolf Peak Casino.
- A previous environmental assessment was completed in 2005 regarding the Gray Wolf Peak Casino. The Tribal Lands Department Director of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes is currently compiling data to update the 2005 environmental assessment.
Gray Wolf Peak Casino is a popular entertainment destination located just 20 miles north of Missoula, Montana. Our tribal casinos are located on a main north-south highway, US Hwy 93, attracting tourists and gaming patrons traveling between Missoula, Montana and the Canadian Border. Gray Wolf Peak Casino features welcoming tribal hospitality, high-paying jackpots, and exciting casino promotions.