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Smelly Armchair Musings: On My Zane Grey 50 and DNF'ing

How do you write about a failure? How do you share it in a way that reflects your true feelings, but that is also palatable to those around you? 1,720 more words

Trail Running

The Story Behind the Photo: The One-Horned Mountain Goat

I was hiking with my wife (girlfriend at the time) on the Highline Trail in Glacier National Park.  It was our first day in the park, so I wanted to take Ashley on a short easy trail that I had previously hiked.  337 more words

National Parks

The Story Behind the Photo: The Curious Ram

Glacier National Park’s Highline Trail is one of the best long day hikes in the entire National Park System. I have hiked at least part of the trail each of the three times I have visited the park.  269 more words

National Parks

Major National Park Trail Improvements Planned

Travelers will find a number of improvements to their favorite national parks as the National Park Service celebrates its centennial.

The National Park Service turns 100 on Aug. 553 more words

Travel Destinations

River of Fog

The early morning fog lies in one of Glacier National Park’s picturesque valleys. I took this foggy river-like image from the Highline Trail. As I understand it, there once was a proposal to build a dam here called Glacier View Dam. 165 more words


Calling on Many Glacier

Glacier National Park was truly discovered by the public on the back of the Great Northern Railway, the only privately funded – and successfully built – transcontinental railroad in US history.   577 more words


Tour De Paul - A Hike, A Glacier And A WILD Adventure

18 Aug

Yesterday was a ride, today was a hike.  We did really have the means to get deep in to the back country, but this hike takes you through some incredible areas with a short tangent that is well worth the hard effort to get there. 994 more words