Upper Missouri Breaks Campgrounds Close for Winter

The photo doesn’t fit the news! It was taken during the summer so you’ll just have to imagine snow covering the campsites and ice on the Missouri River. The Bureau of Land Management has just announced that from December 1 through approximately March 31 (or until the Missouri ice conditions are no longer ice) Coal Banks Landing and James Kipp Recreation Areas are closed. At James Kipp Recreation Area the road down in to the … Read more

And They Called the Land Montana – Harlowton Sculpture

Across mountain valleys and prairies rich with grass, past high peaks and flowing rivers, the distant land did call: “Come make your home with me”. They came. And they called the land Montana. The above writing is inscribed on a plaque near a bronze statue in front of the Wheatland County Courthouse in Harlowton, Montana. The statue, and a large Veterans’ Memorial Wall on the other side of the courthouse, are both incredibly inspiring. I was in Harlowton a … Read more