Backcountry excursions in Yellowstone National Park From our perch on a hillside overlooking the upper Lamar River Valley, my friend Mariann and I watched the sun set behind Parker Peak. The sky burned in reds and oranges, made more beautiful by the wildfire smoke in the...

Finding solace in a secret fly-fishing spot Dust hangs over the forest road, settling visibly on a dark SUV parked halfway up the mountain. A guy wearing a bleached-out Michigan T-shirt stands by the vehicle’s cargo compartment strapping on a waist pack. He glances over his...

There’s no end to the number of must-see attractions in the Northern Rockies, from Yellowstone’s Old Faithful Geyser and Glacier’s Going-to-the-Sun Road to Idaho’s Craters of the Moon National Monument and Wyoming’s Grand Teton National Park. But on the way, betwixt and between, are lesser-known...

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