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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Whitefish, Montana

Downtown Whitefish, Montana, Montana Vacation Blog 2014

Whitefish, Montana.  A small town that was unknown when I was growing up in the area.  A town that has now exploded in popularity: thanks to shows like the Bachelor, and publications like National Geographic, Whitefish is now on the map. This tiny ski town has so much to offer its residents and ...

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Things to do on the Drive between the South Entrance and the West Thumb in Yellowstone National Park

The drive between the South Entrance and West Thumb in Yellowstone National Park is one of my favorites.  The things to do here are probably less-known, and therefore less crowded, and don’t take very long to see. The road follows the Lewis River from the South Entrance most of the way ...

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The end of April is the “shoulder season” in Montana: No crowds, but many restaurants are closed

Of course I never want to say, “Do not visit Montana when…”  Montana is always a beautiful place to visit, no matter the time of year, with a variety of activities to offer. However, there are certain times of the year that are less friendly to tourists, and one of these times ...

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National Park Week

What a better way to spend time in the spring than to head out to visit the stunning national parks available in this country!!  National Park Week runs from April 20 – April 28, 2013.  There are many reasons to get out and enjoy the parks during this time!! And during National Parks ...

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Things to do in Montana

Not sure if Montana is worth a visit?  Wondering what there is to do in Montana? Born and raised in Montana, I truly believe this state is a special place that will provide you with the unique vacation you are looking for.  What I love is that most of the things it has to offer... Read More

Things to do in northwest Montana in April, May, and June

Looking for things to do in northwest Montana during the “shoulder season”?  Shoulder season is the time between the end of ski season and the start of the hot, sunny summer weather in Montana, usually the months of April, May, and June. This is a great time to visit Montana because ...

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General information about the Flathead Valley in Montana

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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