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Minnesota horsemen answer call for cattle roundup in Montana mountains:




Updated release of 'Day Hikes Around the Flathead' by Stormy Good Monod now widely available:


Author Stormy Good Monod, whose words have directed hikers in and around the Flathead, is celebrating 20 years of connecting local residents and visitors with the stunning mountain trails that score this ...


I Ditched My Phone for a Montana Cattle Drive (and Finally Dealt With My Feelings):


On my way to Montana, I'd felt so stuck, bound to go through the motions of subways, coffee, and Netflix nights forever. To my surprise, the biggest reminder of freedom didn't come from horses or cows, ...


Video: Follow a Glacier Park jammer over Going-to-the-Sun Road:




Glacier National Park under the stars: When the sun goes sown, the night sky puts on a show:


Curated from Glacier National Park's official Flickr page https://www.flickr.com/photos/glaciernps/sets/72157650898380757/with/20662516695/ , these images will take you to the national park after the ...


Fly Fishing With Emmy Award Winning Henry Winkler In Montana: The Emmy Winning Actor On His Love For The Sport:


Coming off a well deserved Emmy Award win this week for his performance in the HBO series "Barry," you would think Henry Winkler would be hitting up Hollywood parties in style, but the iconic actor is ...


11 trails just a short drive from Helena:




Bozeman, Butte, Big Sky, and Back: The Ultimate Southwest Montana Road Trip:


Something is happening in southwest Montana. Somewhere between Gisele B√ľndchen's Instagrams from the exclusive Yellowstone Club, and Justin Timberlake's Man of the Woods moment last year, the Treasure ...


Trails are the top attraction for Montanans visiting state parks, survey shows:


Trails topped the list of amenities residents seek when visiting Montana State Parks, according to a new survey. The Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana https://scholarworks.umt.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1373&context=itrr_pubs ...


Rental bear spray saves 10-year-old boy in Yellowstone National Park:


A can of rental bear spray saved a boy's life, and the parents thanked the rental company for the spray...and the training. Rental Bear Spray company owner Sally Vering smiled, "Finally we have a ...


Always magical, the Bob becomes more special with daughter's first pack trip:


A part of me wants to hold on to this secret, but I'll share it anyway. The Bob Marshall Wilderness is absolutely the best part of Montana, bar none. Something magical happens as I ride away from the ...


Why you should stop worrying Yellowstone's supervolcano is about to end the world - So come see Yellowstone!:


You can't miss the heat coming from beneath the surface here. It's visible everywhere you look, from the steaming geysers to the bubbling mud puddles and the colorful hot springs. All that activity ...


Bannack State Park: Preserving the "Mother Lode":


Summer means exploring our state, and at Prairie Populist we're joining the thousands of Montanans visiting the amazing lands, lakes, and historical sites that make up Montana's state parks. We hope you'll ...


NBC News - River surfing surging in popularity in Missoula, Montana:


There's a thriving community of surfers in Missoula, Montana -- hundreds of miles from the nearest ocean. They take to the state's rushing rivers to catch some waves. https://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/video/river-surfing-surging-in-popularity-in-missoula-montana-1301908547630?v=raila *** ...


Tourism industry leaders reassure visitors about Glacier National Park fires:


he pictures of Glacier National Park on fire are all over the Internet this week and tourism promoters are scrambling to explain that only a select portion of the park Glacier is closed now because of ...


ACRM: American Computer & Robotics Museum In the Beautiful Gallatin Valley - Bozeman, Montana:




What's so great about the middle of nowhere? Life in Montana's remote northeast speaks to some :


Get lost in the middle of nowhere. With numbers from a huge Oxford University study, the Washington Post found that of all the towns of more than 1,000 people, Glasgow (pop. 3,364) was the farthest ...


The best towns and small cities in the US: Missoula, Montana:


With forests, mountains and Native American reservations nearby, this town is a goldmine for the adventurous, and there's a homespun arts scene, too Emma John https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2018/aug/08/missoula-montana-us-forests-mountains-arts-scene Many ...


From mines to mansions: Why you should see Butte, Montana, like a tourist:


How easy it is to think of sightseeing as something one does away from home. But what a shame. People come from all over the world to see Montana's treasures, among them Butte. The Mining City ...


It's a beautiful summer at Tippet Rise Art Center in Fishtail, Montana:


Open for sculpture tours through September 2 and for classical music recitals through September 8. Between the music and the birdsong, the land art and the wildflowers, the smiling faces of our ...


'You don't know what you've got here': Why Yellowstone is one unique national park:


Chris Packham still holds onto a copy of a 30-year-old National Geographic magazine about this iconic place. Growing up in a British suburb, he could only read about Yellowstone and look at pictures ...


Videos - 10 things not to do in Yellowstone:




Bring some snacks and learn some history with these Western Montana day trips :




World Museum of Mining partners with local businesses to bring headframe tour to Butte, Montana:


A new historical tour is available in Butte thanks to the World Museum of Mining and two local businesses. The museum is partnering with Tucker Transportation and Lindsay and Scott Mulcahy of All Out ...


65-mile side trail connecting Missoula, Seeley Lake added to Great Divide Mountain Bike Route:


Bike trekkers have odd ideas about off-ramps. On its 20th anniversary, the Great Divide Mountain Bike Trail added more than 400 new miles to its north-south transcontinental map. Those with a little ...


The American Prairie Reserve Invites You to Explore the Beauty of Central Montana - Montana is more than mountains, prairie offers rugged adventure:


The American Prairie Reserve https://www.americanprairie.org/believes in the rugged beauty of central Montana and is actively working to make these landscapes more accessible to recreationists. The APR ...


National Geographic Channel to broadcast live from Yellowstone National Park in August:


If you can't make it to Yellowstone National Park this summer but would still like to visit, the National Geographic Channel can bring the park into your living room. In another unique feat of live ...


Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park now: Blackened forest, construction noise, but still 'its own particular beauty':


In the words on the plaque on the wall of the Sperry Chalet complex's dining hall, "no two days (here) have ever been the same." That 1981 statement by Kay Luding, the former longtime Sperry Chalet ...


Horsin' Around now in Kalispell, Montana - The 17th annual Event at Rebecca Farm - Free Admission:




Reigning in the Backcountry in Montana:


Swan Mountain Outfitters https://www.swanmountainoutfitters.com/ has emerged in the last decade as one of the largest horseback outfitting companies in the state and the only horse guides in Glacier ...

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