Elkhorn Ghost Town

Montana Big Sky Country has 8 classified ghost towns. One of the more easily recognized ghost towns is Elkhorn located east of Boulder in the Elkhorn Mountains. For a list of Montana Ghost Towns [click here]. Not all of Montana’s historic towns are listed as ghost towns, for a more… Continue Reading ->

The Beartooth Highway

One of the most beautiful drives I have ever been on is the Beartooth All-American Scenic Byway. With some of the most breathtaking views on the planet, it is a drive you have to take if you come to or live in Montana. Cruise the pass and continue down to… Continue Reading ->

The Merry Widow

About a year ago we went for a road trip down to Bannack State Park and hit a lot of really unique and beautiful places along the way. One of the first places we hit was Basin. The town and surrounding area are full of a lot of interesting history Continue Reading ->

Things to Do In Great Falls

This past weekend we hit a couple of the wonderful places to stop in Great Falls, Montana. First on the list was the Great Falls! These falls were quite an obstacle for Lewis and Clark who had to carry all of their gear, canoes and all, 18 miles to go around… Continue Reading ->

Montana’s Rockies

Rocky Mountain Front

  The word Montana comes from the Spanish word meaning mountain and one of our popular slogans is “Land of the Shinning Mountains”. That being said western Montana contains many mountain ranges as well as smaller island ranges throughout the state giving Montana nearly 80 mountain ranges that make up… Continue Reading ->

Montana History on the Roadside

Montana was the first state in the US to have historical highway markers and now we have over 220! Be sure to stop and see them when visiting! They make the trip more about the travel than the destination. There is a book of all of the markers in the… Continue Reading ->