Archives for April 2009

Iceberg Lake & Many Glacier Grizzly Bear Encounters

Read stories of hikers who have encountered Grizzly Bears while hiking Iceberg Lake & other trails in the Many Glacier area of Glacier National Park

Interesting Bald Eagle Facts

Americans are naturally interested in their National Bird, which is why this bald eagle facts list is compiled. With a telescope, knowledge of bald eagle habitat, and a little luck, you can spot a bald eagle in Glacier National Park. Unfortunately, many visitors are unaware that Glacier National Park is home to a substantial bald […]

Sleeping Bag Reviews

Searching the internet for the best sleeping bag is exhausting. So, I’ve compiled sleeping bag reviews of the top five sleeping bag models in important categories. With so many companies producing sleeping bags, it is impossible to find a clear consensus on what bag is best for you. You need to take your considerations into […]

Mountain Lion Facts & Information

These mountain lion facts and statistics may surprise you. While Colorado, Arizona, Wyoming and Montana residents are well-aware that they live in mountain lion habitat, few Americans realize that nearly half of America has had official mountain lion sightings. Many humans fear these animals–and rightfully so. However, so long as you understand Mountain Lion Behavior, […]

Reviews of Youth Sleeping Bags

Youth sleeping bags are designed for your boy or girl’s body shape. By having them use an adult hand-me-down sleeping bag, you are dooming your kid to a night of misery, shivering, and teeth chattering. This is because putting a kid into an adult sleeping bag leaves a great deal of open space. This open […]

Choosing the Best Hiking Shoes

Determining the best hiking shoes to meet your vacation needs is essential to guaranteeing your health and enjoyment while hiking. Even though I do not believe hiking shoes are your best bet for footwear in Glacier National Park, for some hiking shoes meet all your vacation goals. The question is, are hiking shoes for you? […]

Whitefish Lake & Golf Course

One great thing about a vacation to Whitefish MT is that you never need to worry about what to do. No matter what season you travel to Whitefish, potential outdoor activities are endless. Best part is there’s something for everyone. Golfer in the family? Let him spend the afternoon at Whitefish Lake Golf Course. Does […]

Whitefish Montana Real Estate

Purchasers of Whitefish Montana real estate are dreamers: dreamers of life in a mountain town that offers world class skiing, expansive views, and culture. Unfortunately, for families on tighter budget restrictions, real estate in Whitefish might be out of reach. While Whitefish properties were once relatively inexpensive, a recent surge of trophy home, 3 month […]

Best Family Day Hikes in Glacier National Park

What is the best, family day hike in Glacier National Park? Hoping to avoid Grizzly Bears and have a picnic. Answer Unfortunately, there is no Glacier National Park hiking trail where you are guaranteed to avoid grizzly bears. All of Glacier is grizzly bear habitat and you need to be mentally prepared for this (and […]