Lake Mountain

The hike to Lake Mountain in the Scapegoat Wilderness looks short on the map, but on the hottest September day seen around these parts in years, the 4,250-feet climb had me totally wrung out by the end of the 9.5-mile round trip.

(Head Out)   Sep 2, 2013

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Hold on the universe

One family’s push to continue a common journey

Gazing up at the clouds spread thick along the Rocky Mountain Front, I can feel my insides twisting into a knot.

(Head Lines & Features)   Sep 1, 2013

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First month in Montana

Just moved out to Montana from Wisconsin and had a couple weeks to explore and play before work began.

(Head Out)   Aug 1, 2013

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Kootenai Creek

Day hike up the Kootenai Creek drainage on 04/22.

(Head Out)   Apr 29, 2013

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An Ill-Conceived Plan

With a whole day ahead of us and nowhere to be (the bowl is closed now, after all), my S.O. and I decided to take an impromptu trip to Weir Creek Hot Springs.

(Head Out)   Apr 14, 2013

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