• Great Northern Mountain and Hungry Horse Reservoir, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2013, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/
    Great Northern Mountain and Hungry Horse Reservoir, Hungry Horse, Montana

    The beautiful Hungry Horse Reservoir is located on the south fork of the Flathead River, 20 ...

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  • The Flathead River as seen from West Glacier, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/, October 2013
    What to do in West Glacier: Your Guide to West Glacier, Montana

    For those of us that live near here, West Glacier, Montana, is sometimes passed over as a small ...

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  • Many Glacier Hotel, Many Glacier, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog
    Information about Many Glacier, Glacier National Park, Montana, USA

    There are not enough words to give Many Glacier in Glacier National Park the credit it ...

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  • 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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  • Alex Neill standing on the Pitamakan Overlook along the Dawson -Pitamakan Loop, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2015
    A Day Hike on the 18-Mile Dawson-Pitamakan Pass in Glacier National Park

    I have been wanting to do the Dawson-Pitamakan Pass Loop for a few years now. I had it planned ...

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Things to do in Helena, Montana

Reeder's Alley, Helena, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Helena, Montana, is the capital city of Montana, and was initially founded with the discovery of gold in 1864.  The town is now home to Carroll College, mining history, and stunning views of open countryside.  I find Helena to be understated and overlooked of places to visit in Montana.  The ...

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Things To Do in Glacier National Park in Montana in April and May

Lake McDonald Lodge, Glacier National Park, Montana

I often assume that people know that Montana gets a lot of snow in the winter, and that it takes many months for it to melt in Glacier National Park.  I have overheard several people talking in Glacier National Park in April and May, saying that they didn’t know that the Going-to-the-Sun ...

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The Lone Mountain Ranch near Big Sky: This is Real Montana

Lone Mountain Ranch horseback riding near Big Sky, Montana

Lone Mountain Ranch is an authentic summer and winter guest ranch located 18 miles from Yellowstone National Park in the mountains of southwestern Montana.  With miles of horseback riding trails, some of the best fly-fishing in the world with Orvis® endorsed guides, an excellent Outdoor Youth ...

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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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My Review of the Deuter Kid Comfort 3: The Kid Carrier Backpack You Need!

Hidden Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana

If you are bringing a small child on your trip to Montana, (or anywhere you plan on doing a lot of walking/hiking), I highly recommend buying the Deuter Kid Comfort III Kid Carrier backpack. Living in Montana, we have not found much of a need for a stroller.  At least, not since my first ...

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Your Quick Guide to Enjoying a Day in Glacier National Park

Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana

Are you looking for what to do during your visit to Glacier National Park in Montana?  Looking to get the most out of one day?  Here is a quick day guide for what to do while driving between the west entrance to east entrance of Glacier National Park. I usually drive by starting on the... Read More

Discovering the Mission Mountains in Montana

Mission Mountains, Montana

The Mission Mountains are one of Montana’s crown jewels. Towering 6,000 to 7,000 vertical feet above the Flathead Valley (from below 3,000 feet to 9,820’ McDonald Peak), they present one of the state’s greatest vertical walls, striking awe and amazement into all who behold them. Yet ...

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What to do in West Glacier: Your Guide to West Glacier, Montana

The Flathead River as seen from West Glacier, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/, October 2013

For those of us that live near here, West Glacier, Montana, is sometimes passed over as a small town you drive through near the West Entrance to Glacier National Park.  This small town offers many opportunities for visitors to enjoy, besides the fact that it is the gateway into the stunning ...

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Great Northern Mountain and Hungry Horse Reservoir, Hungry Horse, Montana

Great Northern Mountain and Hungry Horse Reservoir, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2013, http://www.montanavacationblog.com/

The beautiful Hungry Horse Reservoir is located on the south fork of the Flathead River, 20 miles northeast of Kalispell, Montana.  There are two routes around the reservoir.  My favorite route is to drive east through Hungry Horse, Montana, on Highway 2 East.  At the eastern edge of town, you ...

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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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