A perfect day for sailing.
by tiatroy
July 11th, 2016

A Summer Weekend at Placid Lake State Park

I feel like we’re at the point in our relationship where it’s time to introduce you to one of my favorite places that I’ve been kind of keeping a secret. Please meet my love, Placid Lake State Park.  A third of July sunset at the lake. While I’ve menti …

This view, with a dirt road that seemed to lead to nowhere, called to my heart.
by tiatroy
July 8th, 2016

A Summer Road Trip: Clearwater Junction to Polebridge, Montana

It’s hard to stay in one place during summer in Montana. There’s something about this time of year that makes me want to adventure in, around and through this place I call home. And I have to tell you, this year is no exception and with gorgeous weathe …

Hello, Glacier National Park.
by tiatroy
July 6th, 2016

The Top 10 Things to Do Near Glacier National Park

We all know that Montana’s Glacier National Park is amazing. It just is. I mean, does it get much better than 1 million acres of glacial-carved terrain, the epic Going-to-the-Sun Road and the feeling you get just being in Glacier National Park? Maybe n …

Main Street, Montana.
by tiatroy
June 30th, 2016

A Weekend at Home in Augusta, Montana

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know by now that I’m a Montana girl through and through. I live here, love it here and my soul feels at home here. I currently live in one of the “big cities” of Montana and I have to tell you that whil …

Always give bears plenty of room and never approach. Photos: GlacierNPS Flickr (Tim Rains)
by tiatroy
June 22nd, 2016

Montana is Wild: Top Rules and Tips for Safely Visiting the West

You guys, I don’t love writing about sad things on this blog. And I hate telling you about sad things, especially when they happen in the place that I love and adore: the West. But the fact of the matter is this: it’s only mid-June and we’ve already ha …