Hiking

Lake Mountain

The hike to Lake Mountain in the Scapegoat Wilderness looks short on the map, but on the hottest September day seen around these parts in years, the 4,250-feet climb had me totally wrung out by the end of the 9.5-mile round trip.

(Head Out)   Sep 2, 2013

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Hold on the universe

One family’s push to continue a common journey

Gazing up at the clouds spread thick along the Rocky Mountain Front, I can feel my insides twisting into a knot.

(Head Lines & Features)   Sep 1, 2013

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First month in Montana

Just moved out to Montana from Wisconsin and had a couple weeks to explore and play before work began.

(Head Out)   Aug 1, 2013

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Kootenai Creek

Day hike up the Kootenai Creek drainage on 04/22.

(Head Out)   Apr 29, 2013

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An Ill-Conceived Plan

With a whole day ahead of us and nowhere to be (the bowl is closed now, after all), my S.O. and I decided to take an impromptu trip to Weir Creek Hot Springs.

(Head Out)   Apr 14, 2013

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