Category Archives: Hiking/Biking/Floating

Colder temperatures and snow improve elk movement and hunter success

By | November 15, 2018

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Colder temperatures and snow improve elk movement and hunter success Hunters saw higher success at the Cameron and Gardiner check stations, with Cameron reporting a record number of elk harvested in the 15-year record. Check stations across the region reported higher hunter numbers than previous weekends in response to… Read More »

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 »