more about: Montana

Where to go this weekend: Helena, MT

Montana’s capital is packed with all the Rockies classics: great hiking, cycling, and beer, plus (surprise!) a vibrant, world-renowned art scene.

Your 2015 fall reading list: Editors’ favorite books of the West

Is a beautiful Montana river doomed?

In today’s New York Times, there’s a terrific article by Christopher Solomon: Can Montana’s Smith River Survive a Nearby Mine?   The story probes an environmental controversy currently roiling Montana. In The Treasure State (as the slogan on Montana license plates reads), is the real treasure copper and silver or gold? Or is it the unspoiled Montana landscape itself—in particular, the […]

Our favorite new Rocky Mountain stays