Beartooth Highway opening May 24, 2013 at 9:00 a.m., now delayed

I know a lot of you have been wanting to know when the Beartooth Highway will be completely open in 2013: the date has been announced! The Beartooth Highway was set to open completely at 9:00 a.m. on May 24, 2013. However, an UPDATE on the Beartooth Highway — the opening is now delayed, ...

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Things to do in Yellowstone National Park: Tower Fall

Tower Fall (yes, Fall, not Falls, according to the National Park Service), in Yellowstone National Park, is a must-see during your visit. Facts:  The falls are located just 17 miles north of Canyon, and two miles south of Roosevelt.  The fall falls 132 feet, and there is a half-mile long, very ...

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Free Montana Vacation Planning Kit

Do you need help planning your vacation to Montana?  Not sure where to begin planning? The state of Montana offers a FREE MONTANA VACATION PLANNING KIT!! How awesome is that? Just click on this link:  http://visitmt.com/guestbook/guestbook_order.asp They will ask for your mailing information, ...

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Local Breweries in the Flathead Valley, Montana (Whitefish, Kalispell, Polson, Columbia Falls, and Bigfork)

Looking to try a local beer?  Here is a list of breweries in the Flathead area (listed by town, including Bigfork, Columbia Falls, Lakeside, Polson, Whitefish): BIGFORK  Flathead Lake Brewing Company – 25008 Hwy 35, (5 miles south of) Bigfork, Montana www.flatheadlakebrewing.com They have live ...

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Where can I rent a bike in Whitefish or Kalispell, Montana?

Are you looking to rent a bike during your stay in Whitefish, Montana, or Kalispell, Montana?  Here’s where to go:   KALISPELL Bikology – 155 North Main Street, Kalispell, Montana www.bikology.com They offer any service you need – apparel, bicycles for sale, to rent, or repair ...

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Scenic Helicopter, Plane, and Hot Air Balloon Rides in the Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park, Montana

Glacier Heli Tours – Located on 11950 Highway 2 East, just outside of West Glacier, Montana www.glacierhelitours.net Glacier National Park Helicopter Tours. Can fly up to 6 people at a time, 1-hour tours available. 1-800-879-9310  

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Places to Eat in Bigfork, Montana

List of Places to Eat in Bigfork and Woods Bay, Montana: Grill at Eagle Bend Golf Course — 279 Eagle Bend Drive, Bigfork, Montana *Open to the public, even though the course is private*  Open every day of the week from April – October. 406-837-7305   Grille 459 –  475 Electric Avenue, ...

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Spartan Race Montana! May 2013

How many of you have heard of the SPARTAN RACE?!! I have never attended one, so I don’t really know what it is all about! It sounds like a very difficult obstacle course that I am not in good enough shape to try. It is not very often that an event like this makes its... Read More

Montana is the “Land of the Shining Mountains”

Montana is sometimes referred to as the ‘Land of the Shining Mountains.’  I am not sure where this originated, but I find it to be true.Although it can happen anytime of the year, the pink glow seems most noticeable to me when the mountains are still capped with snow, making them ...

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Spring in the Flathead Valley in Montana

The Flathead Valley in Montana is such a beautiful place, anytime of the year!  I wanted to share with you some of the photos I recently took in the spring outside of Whitefish and Kalispell. I think the spring is sometimes a forgotten season.  We might get the occasional snowflake, or rainy ...

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