• Things to do in Montana

    Not sure if Montana is worth a visit?  Wondering what there is to do in Montana? Born and ...

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  • Chico Hot Springs in Montana: A Great Vacation Spot

    Chico Hot Springs is a wonderful hot springs resort located just north of Yellowstone National ...

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  • The Grand Parade at the Whitefish Winter Carnival, Whitefish, Montana, Montana Events, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/
    Popular Annual Events in Montana

    Wondering what events happen in Montana every year?  There are countless annual events and ...

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  • Fall in the Flathead Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/
    Why You Should Visit Montana in the Fall

    It seems like Montana visitors either visit our beautiful state mostly in the summer, or in the ...

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  • Map of the Pullouts in Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park

    Anyone who has visited Yellowstone National Park in Montana and Wyoming has probably learned ...

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Mountain Sky Guest Ranch: Montana’s all-inclusive family ranch near Yellowstone National Park

Mountain Sky Ranch, Golf Course, Emigrant, Montana

Just 30 miles from Yellowstone National Park, the Mountain Sky Guest Ranch has spent over 80 years perfecting our rustic elegance on nearly 10,000 acres of beautiful rugged countryside in Montana’s Paradise Valley.  We invite you to rejuvenate in one of our carefully restored one, two, or ...

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“Best of Montana” from National Geographic

Best of Montana from National Geographic

National Geographic has come out with a “Best of Montana” guide, complete with stunning photos and insider information to help you plan your trip to Montana, no matter the season. They have guides ranging from “Where the Locals Go,” to “Best of Montana ...

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A Guide to Fishing Montana’s Small Streams

Fishing Montana's Small Streams

Montana is famous for some of its legendary larger rivers like the Madison, Yellowstone, Missouri and Bighorn.  These larger fisheries grace the covers of many magazines and are a household name in fly fishing families worldwide.  While these blue ribbon rivers certainly deserve the attention ...

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Montana Ranch Vacation Packing Made Easy

Riding horses in Montana. Photo Credit: Bar W Ranch

Planning a ranch vacation in the state of Montana?  Packing for a completely new type of vacation can be anything from ‘a challenge’ to disastrous, depending on where you are going and what you’re doing for the duration of your stay.  Despite what people say, it can make or ...

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Why You Should Visit Montana in the Fall

Fall in the Flathead Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/

It seems like Montana visitors either visit our beautiful state mostly in the summer, or in the winter.  While both summer and winter are great times to visit, they are also crowded and expensive!  I believe that fall is a great time to plan your Montana vacation.  There are many reasons to ...

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Popular Annual Events in Montana

The Grand Parade at the Whitefish Winter Carnival, Whitefish, Montana, Montana Events, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/

Wondering what events happen in Montana every year?  There are countless annual events and activities happening throughout the state of Montana, but I wanted to give you my shortlist to those that I think are fun, and unique!  Some might be worth trying to work into your vacation so that you ...

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Bridger Bowl Ski Area Installs 2 New Chairlifts

Bridger Bowl Ski Area near Bozeman, Montana, has added two new chairlifts for the 2013-2014 ski season.  These lifts are meant to provide more exciting ski runs for intermediate skiers and snowboarders on the north side of the mountain. If you have skied Bridger Bowl before, you will know that ...

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The Grand Union Hotel, Fort Benton, Montana

We recently took a trip back in time and visited the charming Grand Union Hotel in Fort Benton, Montana.  I honestly was not too sure what to expect when we planned to visit the small town of Fort Benton.  We were more than pleasantly surprised!  We discovered an intriguing piece of Montana ...

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The Historic Old Fort Benton in Fort Benton, Montana

What fun we had at the Historic Old Fort Benton in Fort Benton, Montana! Located at the end of Front Street on the Missouri River, you will pay your admission at the Museum of the Upper Missouri, which gives you access to all of the museums in Fort Benton for two consecutive days. The fort... ...

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The Story of Shep, the Forever Faithful Dog, Famous in Fort Benton, Montana

The Story of Shep: the famous Fort Benton dog who never gave up on his owner. Shep was a shepherd / collie cross dog, that was born in the 1930’s, spending his early years tending sheep. Shep’s owner was a herder that had little money during the Depression, working for food and a ...

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