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5 Glacier loop trails, a great way to experience the national park for all hikers:


Glacier is the hikers' park, and with a number of loop trails, or at least routes where you can grab a ride back to your starting point, it's a perfect opportunity to see the best of the park. "We ...


Helena hiking guidebook highlights 52 trails, from beginner to advanced:


Jannis LeBlanc loves guidebooks and pouring over maps of places to take her next hike, and that passion led her to pen her own guidebook for those looking to hit the trails in the Helena area. "Day ...


Philipsburg, Montana gearing up for another busy summer:


Philipsburg is heading into a busy time of year, with people coming from all over to experience this historic town. KPAX's Augusta McDonnell visited one local spot that's becoming a destination for ...


Park Service Awards $4M Contract to Rebuild Sperry Chalet in Glacier National Park:




Film - Wrangling Wild Horses in the Mountains of Montana:


Nestled in a valley between Yellowstone and Big Sky, the 9 Quarter Circle Ranch has remained relatively unchanged for 70 years. Kameron Kelsey is a third-generation steward of the ranch and prides himself ...


Missoula's hidden history revealed in new summertime tours:


As construction fills the air in downtown Missoula with the sounds of future landmarks, the city's historic buildings quietly keep their secrets in tunnels and alleyways. Starting Thursday, a new series ...


America's Underground Sin City - Havre, Montana:


There's the Wild West, and then there's it's even wilder underbelly. For locals of Hill County, Montana, that underbelly hides in the subterranean village of Havre, whose passages once bustled with saloons ...


National Speleological Society Convention 2018 - 7/30-8/3 - Helena, Montana:


Montana's first NSS convention is scheduled to occur in our state capital, Helena, July 30th - August 3rd and boy are we excited! Attendees can plan to arrive at our beautifully scenic and historic ...


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Montana offers farm and ranch tours through a Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development:


Get closer to the land we cultivate in Montana on an agriculture tour. Walk through amber waves of grain or tag along on a cattle drive. Montana's thriving ag community offers vineyards, ranches, and ...


Downtown Missoula Partnership Reveals New Historic Guided Walking Tours Program - Unseen Missoula:


Missoula, Montana is facing an exciting time with an immense amount of new business and construction happening around Downtown however, it is also vitally important to keep our historic and cultural ...
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Explore what Red Lodge, Montana has to offer this summer :




Ovando, Montana lays out the welcome mat for bicycle tourists:


In this tiny town of about 65 people in the postcard-picturesque Blackfoot Valley east of Missoula, the summer swarms of bicycle tourists can almost double the population on a busy night. They come ...


Bucking Horse Sale brings thousands to Miles City:


Thousands of people are gathered this weekend in Miles City for the World Famous Bucking Horse Sale. Now in its 68th year, the Bucking Horse Sale annually debuts some of the finest bucking stock seen ...


9 ways a trip to Missoula will surprise you:


Missoula might bring to mind vague memories of watching a '90s movies about fly fishing. Or maybe you imagine wide-open skies and plenty of steakhouses. Maybe you just think about cowboys. And...sure. ...


What to do and see this summer - Rediscover Montana:


Sometimes the best-kept travel secrets are right out your back door. Rediscover Montana gives you a look at what there is to do and see in our great state this summer. So, get out and explore ...


Summertime on Montana's Hi-Line offers empty spaces and interesting places:


Spread out along Montana's Canadian border, the region known as the Hi-Line offers expanses capable of curing that classic summertime symptom of wanting to get away. But in between stretches of quiet, ...


Little Bighorn Battlefield draws people from around the world:


The Battle of the Little Bighorn is one of the most-studied skirmishes in the history of the United States behind Gettysburg, so it's no surprise people come from around the world to visit the site. The ...


All Aboard Montana's Charlie Russell Chew Choo!:


Join us for a spectacular evening as we travel through the mountains and prairies of central Montana. Experience the beauty of the rolling hills, vast ranchlands and breathtaking sunsets of Big Sky ...


Explore a Montana ghost town: Things to do at Bannack State Park this summer :


Bannack, once a bustling mining camp, first territorial capital of Montana and birthplace of vigilante justice, is now a state park. Bannack State Park is open 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Memorial Day through ...


Your guide to summer in southwest Montana :


Whatever memories you want to make this summer -- a show in a historic theater, a mountain hike, a raft trip down a river, a guided fishing experience, or any of a hundred other ideas -- southwest Montana ...


MPG Ranch Volunteer Opportunities:


MPG Ranch https://www.mpgranch.com/ (near Florence, Montana) promotes conservation through restoration, research, education and information sharing. Our researchers specialize in restoration and ...


You can apply for a Get Out There" grant from Montana-based "Kampgrounds of America":


It's for families who otherwise wouldn't be able to afford a family trip exploring. If you're looking to get out there for summer -- for the first time "Kampgrounds of America" https://koa.com/ is ...


Welcome to the Izaak Walton Inn & Resort Bordering Glacier National Park:


a family-owned retreat bordering Glacier National Park, in Essex, Montana. Specializing in outdoor adventure and serious relaxation, the Inn hosts activities year round fitting any age, interest and ...


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 ...

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