When will the Beartooth Highway open in 2013?

As I have mentioned before, I love keeping track of snow plow progress around the state of Montana, and when major highways will open.  The Beartooth Highway won’t be clear for vehicle traffic in 2013 until the roads are cleared of snow. You can keep track of their progress here: ...

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The Calgary Herald thinks that Whitefish, Montana, is worth a visit for Canadians

According to the Calgary Herald, Whitefish, Montana is a “hip mountain town where everyone can kick back.”  (Did you know that I am from here??  Or rather, just south, in Kalispell, but I consider the entire valley to be pretty much the same.) Montana has really become popular for Canadians ...

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Always be prepared for a variety of weather in Montana!

The one thing I can say about Montana, is that the weather is always changing!  You never know what to expect. One minute it will be snowing, and five minutes later the sun will be shining. Case in point, this picture is taken 24 hours apart in April 2013 outside of Whitefish, Montana: You ...

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Things to do at Whitefish Mountain Resort in Montana During the Summer: Gondola Rides, Ziplining, and Alpine Slides

Ahh… summertime at Montana ski areas.  What is there to do?!  Resorts such as Whitefish Mountain Resort and Big Sky Resort have fun year-round for visitors to enjoy. From hiking, gondola rides, alpine slides, bike riding, and ziplining, resorts offer many fun family friendly summer ...

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Early Summer at Logan Pass at Glacier National Park in Montana

Early summer is a fun time to visit Glacier National Park.  The Going-to-the-Sun Highway and Logan Pass will still have snow on them, and there is lots of fun to be had with snow! If you plan on driving to Montana for your vacation, and you are coming right after the snow is removed from the ...

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“Yellowstone for Families – Lodging and Learning Programs”

For families looking for fun things to do with their children in Yellowstone National Park this summer, there are lots of fun options. A popular choice is the “Yellowstone for Families” which is a package that includes lodging, breakfasts and lunches, bus transportation, and ...

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Snowplow Progress in Yellowstone and Glacier National Park

Every spring, locals look forward to the “full opening” of Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park.  What I mean is, when the snow has melted enough that the snowplows are able to get through the parks and clear the roads (such as the Going-to-the-Sun Highway in Glacier ...

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The Beartooth Highway: Why you should go

The Beartooth Highway in Montana is a must-see.

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