• Chinese Wall, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog
    Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting, Trip to the Chinese Wall in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana

    A few weeks ago, I spent six days in the Bob Marshall Wilderness with Sun Canyon Lodge and ...

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  • Camping at the Many Glacier Campground with Grinnell Point in the background, Many Glacier, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2015
    Camping at the Many Glacier Campground, Glacier National Park, Montana

    I have always said Many Glacier is a special place. The campground here is one of the wonderful ...

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  • Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014
    Hiking to Holland Falls and Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana

    Holland Lake and Holland Falls are located in the Swan Valley in northwest Montana.  Located ...

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  • The Neill family and their Chevy truck driving the Going-to-the-Sun Road at dusk, May 2016, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2016
    Mother’s Day Weekend Camping at St. Mary Campground, Glacier National Park

    St. Mary Campground in Glacier National Park has been off our radar for quite some time. It is ...

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  • Lake Five as seen from Lake Five Resort, northwest Montana, Montana Vacation Blog
    Lake Five Resort, Near Glacier National Park in Northwest Montana

    Lake Five is tucked away just off of US Highway 2 as you approach Glacier National Park driving ...

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Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting, Trip to the Chinese Wall in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana

Chinese Wall, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

A few weeks ago, I spent six days in the Bob Marshall Wilderness with Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting. Sun Canyon Lodge is located just west of Augusta, MT, on the eastern edge of the Bob Marshall Wilderness near the Gibson Reservoir. Sun Canyon Lodge and Outfitting is owned and operated by ...

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Two Medicine Lake Boat Tour on the Sinopah at Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Two Medicine Boat Tour, Sinopah boat, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

Glacier National Park offers boat tours at several locations with the Glacier Park Boat Company.  The boat tour at Two Medicine takes you across Two Medicine Lake on the Sinopah boat, with stunning views of Sinopah Mountain and the incredible Two Medicine Valley. I love the boat tours in ...

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Hiking to Upper Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana

Upper Two Medicine Lake, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

The hike to Upper Two Medicine Lake in Glacier National Park in Montana is an easy, beautiful hike to take. If you want to see a mountain lake in the Two Medicine Valley, this is your hike.  This hike is located in the Two Medicine Valley, and is 5 miles one way, if you don’t... Read More

Hiking to Twin Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Twin Falls, Glacier National Park, Two Medicine, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

The hike to Twin Falls in Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana, begins at the South Shore Trailhead just past the boat dock at Two Medicine Lake. Twin Falls are a beautiful set of two waterfalls found in Glacier’s forest, a beautiful place that is so easy to reach. The entire hike ...

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Hiking to Appistoki Falls at Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana

Field of wildflowers at the Scenic Point parking lot to Appistoki Falls, Two Medicine, Glacier National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Appistoki Falls is a pretty waterfall located in the Two Medicine area of Glacier National Park.  This is an easy hike, taking you 0.6 miles one way through the woods to the falls, with an elevation gain of 175 feet.  If you are in the Two Medicine area, you should definitely do this hike ...

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Hiking to Holland Falls and Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana

Holland Lake, Swan Valley, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Holland Lake and Holland Falls are located in the Swan Valley in northwest Montana.  Located just 24 miles north of Seeley, Montana, off of Highway 83, this is the perfect place to stop and enjoy a getaway when traveling to and from the Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park. Holland Lake ...

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Our Lady of the Rockies, The Statue On the Mountains Overlooking Butte, Montana

Our Lady of the Rockies, Statue overlooking Butte, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

“Our Lady of the Rockies”, a 90 ft. statue, sitting atop the Continental Divide overlooking Butte, Montana, is the result of a dream and six years of work.  Countless volunteers completed a seemingly impossible task, on Dec. 20, 1985.  The base is 3,500 ft. above the city and 8,510 ft. above ...

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When does the Going-to-the-Sun Highway open and close in 2014?

Sunset on the Going-to-the-Sun Highway, Glacier National Park, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog

Parts of the Going-to-the-Sun Highway in Glacier National Park in Montana are open year-round to vehicles, but in my opinion the best time to visit is when you can drive the entire length (50 miles) over Logan Pass and experience all that Glacier Park has to offer. Unfortunately, due to the ...

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Enjoy Yoga with a View of Glacier National Park with Glacier Raft Company

Glacier Raft Company is offering YOGA this summer in their Glacier Park View Pavilion. Enjoy yoga with views of Glacier National Park every Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.  Classes begin June 17, 2014, and end September 11, 2014. All levels are welcome and mats are ...

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Mary Bay: A Gorgeous Spot with Cell Service at Yellowstone Lake

Alex Neill at Mary Bay, Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Mary Bay is a stunning, isolated beach facing west along Yellowstone Lake in Yellowstone National Park. This gorgeous place is so easily missed.  If you don’t drive to the East Entrance of the park, you wouldn’t even know this bay existed.  Mary Bay is only a few miles down the road ...

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