The Going-to-the-Sun Road. Photo: Jessica Downing
by tiatroy
November 7th, 2014

Montana Celebrates 125 Years

This year, our sweet Montana girl celebrates 125 years a a state. And I don’t know about you, but I think she looks pretty gorgeous for her age. Plus, you really can’t catch her on a bad day. Let’s be honest: Not all of us can say that we look as good …

The view from Sun Point.
by tiatroy
October 28th, 2014

Montana versus Wyoming: A Wild West Smackdown

In an epic battle of western brawn, Yahoo Travel recently pitted Montana against Wyoming and asked readers to vote for which state is the better travel destination in their Wild West Smackdown. Up until now, it’s been a pretty clean fight. But recently …

by tiatroy
October 23rd, 2014

Montana Shows Off in Warren Miller’s “No Turning Back”

Alright fine, I’ll admit it. Winter is on the way. And while I may not be totally stoked that it’s creeping up (I want to enjoy Montana’s fall colors just a little bit longer), something that I am totally stoked about is this year’s Warren Miller Enter …

Coming down Ravalli Hill, with the Mission Mountains in view.
by tiatroy
October 17th, 2014

Cruising Highway 93: Missoula to Polson

Earlier this week, I needed to buzz up north for work. And while I’ve been hitting the road plenty during the last couple of months, there was not a word of complaint out of this messy-haired girl’s mouth. Why? Because right now the scenery in Montana’ …

One of the entrance points to the Blackfeet Nation: home to the Blackfeet Tribe.
by tiatroy
October 10th, 2014

The Top 3 Fall Drives in Western Montana

This year, fall in Montana has been absolutely lovely. The colors are stunning, the temperatures are comfortable and — get this — there is literally hardly anyone here. During this season, I’ve been able to do a bit of road tripping around Western Mont …