Tag Archives: Montana

North Fork, Idaho ~ Building a Compound at Wagonhammer Campground

September 3 ~ North Fork, Idaho It was a reasonable 140 mile drive on this day from Missoula, Montana back into Idaho. We planned for just one over-night in North Fork to break up the distance into easy bites. 

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Starting a Petition to Save Yogi Bear at Jellystone Park

September 1-3rd ~ Missoula, Montana It was Labor Day weekend, and many of the parks were already booked for the end-of-summer holiday. It is normally quite easy for Tim and I to find places to stay with our tiny rig, … Continue reading

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Miracle of America Museum ~ Polson, Montana

August 30 – 31st ~ Polson, MT This was our second experience staying at a Harvest Host location, and it was equally interesting. This is a membership RVing organization that bills itself as “Unique Overnight Stops at Wineries, Farms and … Continue reading

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From Lake Pend Oreille to Flathead Lake (Idaho to Montana)

August 30th ~ Drive from Lake Pend Oreille (Sandpoint, ID) to Flathead Lake (Polson, MT) ~ This was just a repositioning day. Driving approximately 200 miles from Sandpoint, Idaho to Polson, Montana. 

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Glacier National Park ~ St Mary, Going-to-the-Sun Road and Waterton Lake Preview

July 25th ~ Completed the Going-to-the-Sun Road We only had one day left in Glacier National Park and wanted to complete the Going-to-the-Sun Road. Earlier on the trip we had driven from Apgar to Logan Pass and then taken the … Continue reading

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Glacier National Park ~ Building a Compound, Many Glacier and a Boat Ride

July 22 – 24th ~ Chewing Black Bones Campground We were sad to pack up and depart our fab spot at Apgar Campground, right on Lake McDonald, but it was time to move on and explore a different region of … Continue reading

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Glacier National Park ~ Trail of the Cedars and John Lake Trail

July 21st ~ Glacier National Park We are still camped at Apgar Campground and venturing out from there. Two more hikes were selected with variety, photo opportunities and not being too strenuous in mind: Trail of the Cedars and Johns … Continue reading

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Glacier National Park ~ Running Eagle Falls and Glacier Park Lodge

July 20th ~ Glacier National Park Glacier NP is often called the Crown of the Continent, and with good reason. It is enormous, diverse, sits on our northern US/Canada border, and provides magnificent scenery. 

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Glacier National Park ~ Lake McDonald and Rocky Point Hike

July 19th ~ Glacier National Park Lake McDonald “Ten miles long and nearly 500 feet deep (152.4 m), Lake McDonald, the largest lake in the park, is a direct result of glacial carving. High peaks surrounding the lake all show … Continue reading

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Glacier National Park ~ Going-to-the-Sun Road

July 18th ~ Glacier National Park After a visit the day before at the visitor’s center, we knew that parking lots in prime areas, such as Avalanche and Logan’s Pass often fill up early, so we hoped to beat the … Continue reading

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