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Alt-Fear

Paula Gordon | Posted 01.30.2017 | Good News
Paula Gordon

"Fear Makes People Stupid, So Let's Scare the Hell Out of 'Em" -- de facto RNC policy The first time I was in Whitefish was the last time the Falcons...

5 Reasons to Visit Montana: Epic Hiking Trails in Glacier National Park

Stefanie Payne | Posted 01.13.2017 | Travel
Stefanie Payne

A view from the Wild Goose Island Overlook puts visitors into an instant dream state. Photo credit: Jonathan Irish Glacier National Park in Montana i...

Heaven or Hell? Election Results Could Severely Affect Our National Parks

Audrey Peterman | Posted 11.02.2016 | Green
Audrey Peterman

While the 413 places and approximately 85 million acres protected in our National Park System belong to the American people, a significant number are ...

Rethinking Trapping And Public Lands

Eric Uhlfelder | Posted 10.14.2016 | Green
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Eric Uhlfelder

If the initiative passes, this is a big deal, not only because Montana has a lot of public lands--one third of the state or 50,000 square miles--and a long trapping tradition, but it will punctuate the growing shift to keeping state public lands safer for everybody.

Meet Gracie, Glacier National Park’s Lovable ‘Bark Ranger’

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 09.09.2016 | Green

Border collies, which are quick, agile and intelligent, have been bred to round up animals. But Gracie is an exception to that rule: She’s been spec...

Bill Nye Jokes About Park's Plight, But He Knows It's No Laughing Matter

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 08.25.2016 | Green

Bill Nye may be serious about climate change, but he’s not above using a little dark humor to spotlight the serious threat that rising temperatures ...

GOP Climate Denier To Celebrate Park Service Centennial Amid Melting Glaciers

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 12.19.2016 | Politics

Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.), a self-proclaimed climate change “skeptic,” is scheduled to visit Montana’s Glacier National Park on Thursday in ce...

Four Reasons You Should Work In A National Park

Corinne Rogero | Posted 08.15.2016 | Travel
Corinne Rogero

Whether you're a high school graduate looking for a gap year before college, or a retired couple wanting to see the country, consider spending a season in a National Park or two.

Bear Kills Mountain Biker Near Glacier National Park

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.30.2016 | Green

A U.S. Forest Service law enforcement officer was mauled to death by a bear, believed to be a grizzly, while mountain biking Wednesday afternoon near ...

5 Areas To Explore That Will Enhance Your Glacier National Park Experience...

Matt Emerson | Posted 06.03.2016 | Travel
Matt Emerson

A trip to Glacier National Park is an adventure that you will treasure the rest of your life. Located along the Canadian border in western Montana, G...

Celebrating National Parks Week

Margie Alt | Posted 04.20.2016 | Green
Margie Alt

This week, I'm celebrating the country's more than 400 national parks, trails, recreation areas, and monuments, and I'm appreciating the efforts of the Obama administration to get a diverse array of Americans from all walks of life, including city-dwellers like me, out enjoying part of what makes our country so great.

Wrangling An Authentic Cowboy Experience In The West

Kari Haugeto | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

If you've seen one dude ranch you've seen 'em all, right? Horse hockey! Dude ranches can be as varied and multifaceted as any hotel experience. Yo...

20 Best National Parks For Families

Fodor's | Posted 11.06.2016 | Travel
Fodor's

There's never really a bad time to take the family on a trip to one (or more!) of the country's stunning national parks, but now is an incredibly opportune time to start planning your next group getaway to the great outdoors.

23 Must-Do Hikes In The National Parks

The Outbound Collective | Posted 10.02.2016 | Travel
The Outbound Collective

You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking trip.

'Green News Report' - July 30, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 07.30.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Portland activists suspend from a bridge to stop Arctic drilling; Wildfir...

Glacier National Park Wildfire Forces Evacuations

Associated Press | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.22.2015 | Green

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A fast-moving wildfire in Glacier National Park torched a car and forced tourists to abandon their rides on the Montana park's ...

Climate Change May Melt The Glaciers From Glacier National Park

The New York Times | Posted 11.26.2014 | Green

What will they call this place once the glaciers are gone? A century ago, this sweep of mountains on the Canadian border boasted some 150 ice sheet...

Rattlesnakes Have Been Observed

Tom Judson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Tom Judson

Every year toward the end of September, as my teeth sink into the crystallized outer shell of the season's first striated melocreme, I hop into my confectionary time machine and find myself whisked back to 10 happy days in Montana.

How Traveling To Montana Rejuvenated My Soul

Lisa Konczal | Posted 10.08.2014 | Travel
Lisa Konczal

When I am in Montana, mostly I simply embrace being in wide-open nature - just being, more than doing. With Montana's refreshing expanse of space and only the sound of the leaves and long, golden grasses moving with the breeze, my body responds strongly. I feel rejuvenated.

PHOTOS: Happy Birthday, National Park Service!

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer & Chris McGonigal | Posted 08.25.2014 | Green

Today, August 25, 2014, is the National Park Service's 98th birthday. The National Park Service was established in 1916 with the responsibility of pro...

Montana: Big Sky Country, Big Climate Problems

Elliott Negin | Posted 11.05.2014 | Green
Elliott Negin

The glaciers I marveled at on my backpacking trip have shrunk considerably, and even then they were a pale approximation of what they once were.

Marmot Licks GoPro Camera; We Instantly Fall In Love

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green

In the 1971 classic film "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," zany candy creator Wonka encourages a group of people to lick a wall covered in frui...

Time to Take the Chevrolet Silverado to Kalispell, Montana

Rita Cook | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Rita Cook

Kalispell is nestled into some of the best places to visit in the country after all, to the east is Glacier National Park; to the south is Flathead Lake, the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi and to the north is Whitefish Mountain for skiing and mountain biking.

7 Amazing Waterfall Hikes

MiniTime | Posted 09.07.2014 | Travel
MiniTime

Children have been fascinated by water since the beginning of time. While water parks certainly have their appeal, why not try out Mother Nature's original version?

USA Photographer Of The Year Winners Show Off America's Many Beautiful Angles

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.19.2014 | Travel

Travel and photography are basically inseparable -- a great travel photo shows off its subject, sheds new light on it and makes viewers wish they coul...