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...

When Arthur M. Blank purchased the Mountain Sky Guest Ranch nearly two decades ago, he recalls “falling in love with the land, the people, and the wildlife during many memorable vacations …” Blank commissioned the book Legacy of the Land: The History of Mountain Sky...

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