We heard this morning that John Frederick had passed. Lois Walker has written an obituary that Bill has posted on the NFPA website along with some wonderful photos of John. Please tap here to read about John’s life and his contribution to the North Fork. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Columbia Falls. Announcement… Read More »
The FWP Montana Outdoors magazine has an article by Director Martha Williams that begins… This past summer I met with area ranchers and others in Augusta, a town of 315 people between the Rocky Mountain Front and Great Falls, to discuss grizzly bears expanding their range beyond the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem (NCDE). Read the full… Read More »
The Hungry Horse News has a good yesterdays column this week that includes… Nov. 10, 1967 Robert Gilmore, 46, of Torrance, California was mauled by a grizzly bear while hunting elk up the North Fork at Home Ranch Bottoms. Hunting companion Charlie Ritter shot the bear twice while it was still on top of Gilmore… Read More »
KPAX.com says that after a dry Sunday and first half on Monday, rain and snow will start to make it’s way through the area Monday night and into Tuesday. Another round of winter weather will arrive Wednesday night and into Thursday. For those of you with the megabytes to handle it, here’s the video.
FPW’s Montana Outdoor’s Magazine has a story that begins… Brian Martin drives to the top of a rise on the Matador Ranch overlooking a prairie stretching for miles in all directions. The landscape appears uniform to a first-time visitor until Martin, conservation director for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Montana, points out the diversity in this vast… Read More »
In his Hungry Horse News column this week, Larry talks about the history of the Inside Road and gives some arguments for why it should be reopened by the Park. Read his full column here.