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Sunrise Fly Shop - From Gear to Guides - Southwest Montana's Finest:


Big Hole and Beaverhead River Fly Fishing Guide Service and Fly Shop For your Next Greatest Southwest Montana Fly Fishing Vacation Sunrise Fly Shop is the premier Montana fly fishing guide ...


This Montana diner is '20 miles from anything' and still draws a crowd:


"Out here, we're 20 miles from anything," laughs Bill Witwer who with his wife Sandy moved to Sweet Grass County six years ago from Kutztown, Pennsylvania, where the two had operated a small mom-and-pop ...


Butte's million-dollar 'destination playground' could be largest in Montana, but it won't cost taxpayers:


The elaborate playground is being funded as part of $5.5 million in donations the Dennis & Phyllis Washington Foundation and Montana Resources made to Butte-Silver Bow for major upgrades and improvements ...


Wonderful world of bears: MPG Ranch releases latest video on black bears:


Baby bears buzz like a hive of bees when they are nursing. "It's the weirdest thing," said MPG Ranch https://www.mpgranch.com/ biologist Kylie Paul. "It actually sort of sounds like they're humming. ...


Video: New "Fish MT" website will help anglers:


With winter finally winding down many anglers will start taking to Montana's lakes and rivers, and as Winston Greely shows us in this week's outdoor report, the new "Fish MT" website http://fwp.mt.gov/fish/ ...


America's Wild and Scenic Rivers live up to their name - The Lochsa:


Also one of the original 1968 Wild and Scenic Rivers, the Clearwater includes the Selway and Lochsa Rivers. With an average gradient drop of 31 feet/mile, Lochsa is the Nez Perce Indian word for "rough ...


Capturing the Allure of Small Montana Towns:


Missoula producers film online series exploring towns and villages in Montana, including Martin City and Bigfork That's the idea the producers behind the new online series, "Weekend Guide To," ...


Sperry Chalet Comments Favor Rebuilding As It Was:


Glacier National Park received nearly 400 public comments on its four concepts to rebuild the Sperry Chalet, which partially burned in the Sprague Fire last summer. Almost three quarters of respondents ...


You need to go Up the Great Divide in Montana:


The National Trails System celebrates 50 years as one of the greatest innovations in American outdoor recreation history: the long-distance hiking trail, including the Continental Divide National Scenic ...


Exclusive aerial view of Glacier National Park and Sperry Chalet:


The snow is deep around and in the shell of the Sperry Chalet. Haunting and beautiful. https://www.greatfallstribune.com/picture-gallery/outdoors/2018/03/22/exclusive-aerial-view-of-glacier-national-park-and-sperry-chalet/33175241/ *** Glacier ...


The airport in the middle of nowhere...and why you might want to go there:


For people in some American towns, the value of a local airport might come into sharp focus only when a disaster cuts the roads and rails. But in the remote reaches of northeast Montana, particularly ...


How Ovando, Montana is capitalizing on bicycle tourism - "It's totally cool to come here.":


Leigh Ann Valiton watched a customer meander the aisles of the Blackfoot Commercial Co. in Ovando https://ovandomontana.net/ . Valiton's store, attached to her inn, is open until 7 every evening, but ...


Glacier Park superintendent wants Sperry Chalet rebuilt starting this summer - What do you think of the 4 options?:


Glacier National Park hopes to rebuild Sperry Chalet in two construction seasons, starting this summer, Superintendent Jeff Mow said Tuesday night. Meeting that timeline will be a challenge, but there ...


It's what Muir said: Montana Adventure Shuttle offers visitors a slice of Montana go-and-do:


It's no secret that outdoor recreation and tourism remain one of Montana's largest economic drivers, generating $3.5 billion in annual spending - $310 million in Missoula alone. Given those eye-opening ...


Video: Weekend Guide to Choteau, Montana first of travel series:


A new monthly video series is highlighting the charms of small-town Montana. Missoula videographers Kyle Hollinger and Bill Stubblefield began "Weekend Guide To" with a couple days in Choteau. They ...


10 Reasons No One In Their Right Mind Visits Montana In The Winter:


Dearest tourists, the people of Montana have a message for you: Winters here are terrible. We've grown accustomed to them, but we think you'd be better off saving your money and visiting in the summer, ...


Introducing the Glovebox Guide to Recognizing Montana's Mountains:


Anyone who has driven on Montana highways has seen the majesty of our state's mountains from the road. But how much do you really know about them? The Glovebox Guide to Recognizing Montana's Mountains ...


The Fascinating Town In Montana That Is Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale:


When it comes to popular vacation destinations in Montana, Whitefish nearly always tops the list. Montana residents, people from across the US, and many Canadians flock to this charming resort town ...


The Fascinating Town In Montana That Is Straight Out Of A Fairy Tale:


When it comes to popular vacation destinations in Montana, Whitefish nearly always tops the list. Montana residents, people from across the US, and many Canadians flock to this charming resort town ...


A historic and walkable city: Places to see and things to do in Butte, Montana:


Butte lies at the crossroads of Montana's two main interstates, I-90 and I-15, making it an easy place to visit. While many Montanans may not think of Butte as a travel destination, the historic and walkable ...


Master Chef Ray Risho's Ports Of Call - The Missouri River July 10-13, 2018:


Travel with Ray and his team on a guided excursion through the White Cliffs of the Missouri River Breaks with culinary delights every day. Paddle to a new culinary port at the end of each day • ...


Glacier National Park's Sperry Chalet Winter Photos - It will rise again thanks to your assistance. :


Last fall, through the support of generous donors like you, Glacier National Park completed a significant stabilization effort to protect the Sperry Chalet http://www.sperrychalet.com/ remnant dormitory ...


Road construction along Lochsa River will snarl traffic this summer:


"If you don't have to be there, maybe this isn't the summer to come see the Lochsa," said Megan Sausser, spokeswoman for ITD at Coeur d'Alene. U.S. Highway 12 along the Lochsa River will be an unpleasant ...


HEY CALIFORNIA - MONTANA HAS LOTS OF SNOW! - Montana's Surprising, Family-Friendly Ski Resorts: Lots Of Powder & Uncrowded Runs:


If you're chasing the best snow in the country or feeling inspired by the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, think out-of-the-box for a Big Sky family-friendly venue: Montana. The snowpack may be dwindling in ...


Above Bozeman - 4K Drone Film on Vimeo:




Hidden Moose Lodge - Whitefish bed and breakfast is 'Best Ski Hotel in North America' again in 2017:


After years of traveling, I've come to the conclusion that I don't really care for the bed and breakfast stay. I always feel a bit confined, as though I must tiptoe around another person's space. The ...


Winter Romantic Getaways How to make the most of a romantic getaway to Montana:


Love is in the crisp winter air of Montana. When the temperature drops and snow begins to fall it's time for a romantic trip to the Treasure State. Whether you're looking for outdoor adventure, a fun ...


Video: Montana Stories With Warren Miller:




Winter in Kalispell, Montana, is magical:


Winter in Northwest Montana is a time of beauty few visitors get to experience. With home base in Kalispell, you can fit so much into one day -- hit the deep powder downhill skiing, get an adrenaline ...


Top 10 (Mostly Montana) treks: An outdoorsman's list of adventures near and afar:


I list them least to best. I include these lighter treks after being inspired by a line from "Lonesome Dove": "The only healthy way to live life is to learn to like all the little everyday things -- like ...

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