Looking out on the McDonald Valley and McDonald Creek from the Going-to-the-Sun Road.
by tiatroy
September 19th, 2014

Exploring Glacier National Park in Autumn

So remember how last week I told you about some of my perfect fall moments in Western Montana? Well, believe it or not, this week fall in Glacier Country got even better. Call it lucky, blessed or fortuitous, but a few days ago I was able to visit Glac …

A little peek at this girl's heaven.
by tiatroy
September 11th, 2014

Perfect Fall Moments in Montana’s Glacier Country

There are some moments when Montana absolutely takes my breath away. Moments when I literally have to sit back, pinch myself and marvel in the fact that I’m able to call big sky country my home. And this week, I had several of those moments. Here’s a l …

The Rocky Mountain Front, where the rolling foothills meet the mountains.
by tiatroy
September 5th, 2014

Soaking up the Last Days of a Montana Summer

Summer is almost over. You know it, I know it — we all know it. And while it makes me a little bit sad, I’m trying to put on my big girl pants and relish in the last days of the Montana summer. To make good on that goal, my best friend came out to Mont …

An aerial view of the races. Photo: Gravity Shots
by tiatroy
August 22nd, 2014

Top Picks for Fall in Montana

I can feel it in the air. The slight chill of the early morning hours, the gradual changing colors of the leaves, the crispness that seems to be prevalent after the sun goes down. It’s time to face the facts, people. Fall is nearly here. And while I’m …

One of the most gorgeous sunsets of the summer.
by tiatroy
August 15th, 2014

A Family Weekend at Placid Lake State Park

It’s probably no surprise that I love my family. Over the last five years, I’ve shared some of my favorite family memories with you on the blog. Side note: You can read about last year’s family reunion in Glacier National Park here and a wonderful week …