• 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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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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Where to go in Yellowstone National Park

Alex Neill at the Old Faithful geyser, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, Montana Vacation Blog

Are you wondering what is the best route to take on your visit to Yellowstone National Park?  Where should you go? My goal with this blog is to give you the basic knowledge of where to go.  I went to Yellowstone National Park a lot as a kid, but a few years ago when I... Read More

Why you should check your camera settings before you visit Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park

Alex Neill at the Old Faithful Geyser, Yellowstone National Park, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

I highly recommend checking your camera settings (and making sure you have your camera battery!) before you visit any sites on your vacation in Montana. There have been multiple times that we have left our rechargeable battery sitting on its charger, or we have left the SD Card sitting in our ...

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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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The Montana sky

Sunset over Whitefish Lake, Montana, Copyright Montana Vacation Blog

I have often heard visitors say, there is nothing like the Montana sky.  They say the sky in Montana is different than in other places.  I suppose that is why the state is fondly referred to as “Big Sky Country.”  You can see for miles in all directions, with the backdrop of the ...

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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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