Category Archives: Hiking/Biking/Floating

A New Way to Go

By | October 26, 2018

A New Way to Go – Flathead Beacon It can happen on a road trip. It can happen on a hike. It can even happen at a concert: sometimes, there’s just nowhere clean or with enough coverage for a woman to urinate.

Last Trail Report for 2018 Posted

By | October 12, 2018

Last trails report for 2018 posted The final Forest Service Trail Condition Reports for the Glacier View and Hungry Horse Ranger District have been posted to the website Trail Conditions page. Note that the Glacier View entries for trails 2, 3, 19, 26, 40 and 377 list work by the North Fork Trails Association.

Barefoot Hiker Bags Continental Divide Trail

By | September 11, 2018

The Flathead Beacon reports that on Labor Day Monday, Ninemile resident Dave Murray completed the 3,100-mile Continental Divide Trail from Mexico to Canada without the comfort or protection of boots. A records search hasn’t been completed, but it appears he’s the first person to bag the trail shoeless since the trail was congressionally designated in… Read More »

Connecting People to Great Places

By | September 2, 2018

FWP’s Montana Outdoors magazine has an article that begins… For the past 50 years, the National Trail System Act has created a network of trails across the United States. Those and locally created routes in Montana benefit communities, residents, and visitors. Read the full article here.