Category Archives: Montana

Flathead River Cabin, Montana

More from my vacation to Glacier National Park in July, 2011: After I finished my hike in Two Medicine, I met up with my parents at the cabin we were renting along the Flathead River, just outside Glacier National Park. … Continue reading

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Two Medicine, Day I

Back in July, 2011, I went to Glacier National Park, and I still haven’t gone through all the pictures I took! My last post on the topic, which you can find by using the categories on the right, covered the … Continue reading

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Many Glacier

It’s been quite a while since I posted any pictures from Glacier National Park, so here’s the next round. After seeing the bear warning as I drove into the Many Glacier area, I kept going along the road toward Swiftcurrent … Continue reading

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Trail Above Avalanche Creek, Part III

I’m missing Montana, so here is a second week of Glacier pictures…this one wrapping up the walk I took on the trail above Avalanche Creek. The nice thing about going to Glacier this year was all the water–waterfalls and streams … Continue reading

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Trail Above Avalanche Creek, Part II

One of the things that draws me so much to Glacier National Park is the contrast in scale. The park is massive–the Going to the Sun Road, which crosses Glacier east to west is 52 miles long–with only one switchback. … Continue reading

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Trail Above Avalanche Creek, Part I

Wasn’t sure I was going to get to any Glacier pictures this week. I’ve been having some work done on my house–including new windows–and my belongings have been in the middle of the rooms for weeks now. It’s all turning … Continue reading

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Avalanche Creek

When I took the shuttle from St. Mary in Glacier National Park my first day, my intent was to go to Logan Pass and hike a trail to Hidden Lake. Unfortunately, Logan Pass was still full of snow in July. … Continue reading

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Wild Horses

My first morning in Montana, I drove from East Glacier Park to St. Mary’s. Along the way, I encountered these horses: I pulled over to look at them, curious as to whether they were feral, or if they were someone’s … Continue reading

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On Guard

While waiting for a shuttle at the St. Mary’s Visitor Center in Glacier National Park, I overheard the following exchange between two Columbian Ground Squirrels: Father: Stay alert now, Junior. Every ground squirrel still alive knows to stay alert. Son: … Continue reading

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Oh My Gosh, That’s So Beautiful!

I’ve been to every state in the US except for Alaska, and to a few international destinations as well, so I’ve seen lots of places. Northwestern Montana is one of the most beautiful, however. This is the very first picture … Continue reading

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