• Bowman Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, www.montanavacationblog.com
    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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  • 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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  • Yellowstone Interactive Map taken from the National Park Service website at: http://www.nps.gov/features/yell/interactivemap/
    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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  • Riding horses in Montana. Photo Credit: Bar W Ranch
    Montana Ranch Vacation Packing Made Easy

    Planning a ranch vacation in the state of Montana?  Packing for a completely new type of ...

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The animals on one beautiful summer drive in Montana

Pretty fox in Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2013

I can say over and over what a special place Montana is, but you just won’t know until you get here.  You have to breathe in the fresh air, feel the emptiness, jump in a crystal clear lake, and hike its mountains to know what I am talking about.  You visit once, and you will... Read More

Our Montana Wedding

Montana Wedding, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2013

I have recently discovered that a lot of people who live out-of-state choose Montana as their site for their destination wedding. Montana is truly a special place.  Whether you want a wedding on a farm, in the mountains, on a ski hill, next to a lake….there are so many options! And no ...

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Day hike to Avalanche Lake (and Trail of the Cedars) in Glacier National Park

Avalanche Lake is a “moderate” hike and is a great spot with easy access, therefore, it is my number one recommended hike in Glacier National Park.  (For those of you looking for more difficult hikes, please check my other blog posts!) The Avalanche Lake hike is by far the most ...

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Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park, Montana

Cloudy day at Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2012

Lake McDonald is a sight for sore eyes, and is a place that will be hard for you to miss on your trip to Glacier National Park. As you enter Glacier National Park from the West Glacier entrance, you follow the road in, and you will come to a stop sign.  You can either take... Read More

Where to Find Huckleberries in Northwest Montana

Picking huckleberries at Whitefish Mountain Resort, Alex Neill, Montana Vacation Blog, www.montanavacationblog.com 2014

Here in Montana, we take pride in our huckleberries. Particularly in the northwest part of the state.  Everywhere you go in the Flathead Valley, around Flathead Lake, all the way up to Glacier National Park, you will find stores that sell huckleberries and huckleberry products. You can pick ...

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General information about the Flathead Valley in Montana

Overlooking the Rocky Mountains in the Flathead Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

Wondering where you should visit during your next trip to the state of Montana?  The Flathead Valley should be at the top of your list!!  The Flathead is full of beautiful lakes for summer activities, and mountains for hiking and skiing during the winter!  There is so much to do here! The ...

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Yellowstone National Park or Glacier National Park: Which park should I visit?

Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2013

While visiting Yellowstone National Park last summer, we met some people who were visiting Yellowstone National park and the Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming.  They had never seen Glacier National Park, which is located near Montana Vacation Blog, and asked us if it would be worth a visit. ...

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Is the fall a good time to visit Montana and Glacier National Park?

Trapper Peak, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

When is the best time to visit the state of Montana? You are probably wondering whether the fall is a good time to visit? Montana is a beautiful place year-round.  Deciding what you want to do while you visit Montana will determine when is the best time for you to visit.  Winter of course is... ...

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