Montana Life - Moving to Montana

Are you wondering about life in Montana? Does moving to Montana sound like a dream? Follow along this series of blog posts to find out if Montana is right for you! Beautiful lakes, mountain vistas, nature trails, and recreational opportunities abound in Flathead County. Located in Northwestern Montana just 2 hours south of Canada, the county is referenced as the gateway to Glacier National Park and the famous Going to the Sun Road. It’s easy to see why this county draws new residents every year. But, is it the right location for you and your family?

Win a National Park Trip for 2 with Austin Adventures

If mountain vistas, lake views, hot pots, geysers, wildlife sightings, and wide open spaces sound like a great escape from the daily grind, a visit to Yellowstone National Park and Montana should be at the top of your bucket list.

St. Mary Falls & Virginia Falls Hike Glacier National Park

If you are looking for a family friendly hike in Glacier National Park, look no further than Virginia Falls. This hike will surprise and delight around every corner.

Biking Going to the Sun Road in Glacier National Park

Known as one of the most beautiful drives in North America, Going to the Sun Road, is a bucket list item for many. Millions of tourists visit Glacier National Park every Summer to journey along this scenic route. But, I heard that visitors can bike the road before it opens to vehicles each year, and this intrigued me.

Cracker Lake - Glacier National Park

Cracker Lake in Glacier National Park is breathtaking. Photos portray an electric blue lake surrounded by majestic mountains, wildlife, and very few people. But, is this reality? And, more importantly, should you backcountry camp at Cracker Lake?

Montana: Secrets of the Locals - Episode 2

When visiting Glacier National Park don't let fires or crowds keep you from enjoying the area. There are plenty of itinerary options. Be prepared, and when uncertain just ask the locals. In this day itinerary we drive from Kalispell to Polebridge to visit the Mercantile, head on to Bowman Lake in Glacier National Park, and then escape the crowds and stand on top of the world at Hornet Lookout.