What am I talking about you ask? Wildlife Wednesday’s newest contestant the Open Billed Stork (oohs and ahhs throughout the audience!). While riding my bike with my awesome neon green helmet down the only paved street with rice paddy fields on both sides I was absolutely in awe by this funny looking birds. With over … More What is with that bill?
Where were you for the solar eclipse???? Despite serious desires to pile into the car and head on out to the path of totality we stuck around New Jersey and enjoyed the eclipse from two of New Jersey’s State Parks. Due to a series of unfortunate events it appeared as though we would not have … More Solar Eclipse 2017
If you are spending a few nights in Billings, Montana before heading out to places like Yellowstone, Glacier or beyond there are a few things you should put on your list. Between amazing geological phenomena to historic landmarks we’ve got something for you! The Rimrocks are a geological marvel. The sandstone formation is an outcrop … More 5 Things to do in Billings, MT
When you live so close to the city sometimes you take advantage of the fact that it is filled with incredibly awesome things. From museums to Broadway, food to a stroll through central park each visit can be totally different than the last. Our most recent visit (this past weekend) didn’t take us to unfamiliar … More Patagotitan mayorum – the Biggest dino in the world!
Going to the Sun road isn’t the only famous scenic drive to be found in Montana. The Beartooth Highway, a 67 mile stretch of highway that has you ascending 10,947 feet above sea level, traversing through two different states, Wyoming and Montana, and taking in the breathtaking views of 10,000 mountain lakes, 20 peaks surpassing … More Beartooth Pass
Yellowstone may be famous for the amount of wildlife that you can find just driving down the road but that doesn't mean that Glacier is lacking in crafty critters hiding in the mountains. Here are a few of my favorite photos of some of the wildlife that you can find in Glacier National Park. Keep … More Glacier National Park Wildlife
I’ve been fortunate enough to venture off to Montana a few times in the last couple of years, and I haven’t spotted a mountain goat. The reason for this is because in wintertime I wasn’t exactly finding myself in high alpine areas but rather on the only road open in Yellowstone National Park. This time … More Mountaineers of Mammals the Mountain Goat
Americas Most Beautiful Drive “The Going To The Sun Road” a brief guide: This 50 mile stretch of road in Montana’s Glacier National Park is constantly being rated as one of America’s best road trips and has even been proclaimed as “America’s Best Single Day Drive” by Outside magazine. National Geographic stated it is “One of … More A Guide to Americas Most Beautiful Drive “The Going To The Sun Road”.
I had never heard of a ground squirrel before. When it was first mentioned folks where referring to a chipmunk and I simply thought that was what Montana folk called them, I had no idea they were part of the rodent family Marmotit and that there were real ground squirrel out there in the wild. … More Ground Squirrel, Ground Squirrel
Getting To Glacier This past week we have had quite the adventure at Glacier National Park. We were able to sneak out of work for a week and travel back to my home state of Montana. We arrived on Wednesday morning and hung out in the local area until … More The Rainbow Rocks Of Lake McDonald and the Trail Of The Cedars In Montana’s Glacier National Park