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How to Prepare for Traveling in Montana This Summer
07/27/2021

Montana has long been a place for many to get away from it all, taking the time to unwind and...

Places in Montana Every Photographer Should Visit
07/20/2021

Photographers from amateur to professional have long found inspiration in Montana's varied terrain and impressive natural areas. And while some...

Between Glacier and Yellowstone: What to See Along the Way
07/13/2021

When you're traveling between Glacier and Yellowstone, you have a wide range of sights to appreciate, hikes to take, and...

What People Love About Highline Adventures Lodging
07/06/2021

There's a lot to love across the family of Highline Adventures properties. And we've had the honor of hearing some...

Animal Safety Tips in Montana's National Parks
06/29/2021

Montana's national parks are bucket-list destinations for a very good reason. Wildlife plays a large part in that, providing visitors...

Local Businesses to Support Near Yellowstone National Park
06/22/2021

When your travels bring you to Yellowstone National Park, you have a lot more to discover than just geothermal marvels...

6 Epic Lake Hikes in Montana
06/15/2021

Picking the top hikes of any category in Montana sounds like a much easier task than it is in reality...

Day Trips from Paradise Valley
06/08/2021

When you base your vacation in Paradise Valley, Montana, you have access to an abundance of day trips that go...

Best Local Places to Eat Near Glacier National Park
06/01/2021

It's easy to work up an appetite when you are surrounded by the vistas, wildlife, and over 700 miles of...

Planning the Perfect RV Trip to Glacier National Park
05/25/2021

Glacier National Park has been recognized in recent years for its scenic beauty and cultural significance, and its rise in...

Day trips from Bozeman
05/18/2021

Bozeman, Montana, sits in an ideal spot for exploring the scenic southwestern portion of the state. Positioned at the eastern...

Planning Your Dog-Friendly Trip to Bozeman
05/11/2021

It’s so easy to bring your best friend to Bozeman! As a mountain town with a whole lot of outdoors...

Glacier or Yellowstone: Which One Should You Visit This Year?
05/04/2021

The beauty of national parks hits hard in Montana, since the state is home to 8 national parks and monuments...

Bike the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park this Spring
04/27/2021

During spring, the wilderness of Montana begins to come out of hibernation, and summer adventures are right around the corner...

6 Easy Ways to Reduce Waste the Next Time You Stay in a Hotel
04/20/2021

When you're traveling, it can feel like trash piles up to towering levels. You're away from your home base, in...

10 Tips for Traveling More Sustainably
04/13/2021

We look for sustainable options at the grocery store when shopping for home appliances – why not when traveling, too...

Best Places to Stay in Bozeman for Every Taste and Budget
04/06/2021

When you're on the hunt for a place to stay in Bozeman, you have all sorts of options available to...

Highline's Partnership with Western Sustainability Exchange
03/30/2021

It's no secret to most that travel is a significant culprit when it comes to carbon dioxide emissions. To put...

Highline's Partnership with Western Sustainability Exchange
03/30/2021

It's no secret to most that travel is a significant culprit when it comes to carbon dioxide emissions. To put...

5 Top Scenic Drives near Yellowstone
03/23/2021

Surrounding Yellowstone National Park is arguably some of the most scenic country in the United States – clearly, Teddy Roosevelt...

Best Ways to Get Around Montana
03/16/2021

When it comes to transportation in Montana, you have a lot more options than just getting behind the wheel and...

Snowshoeing In and Around Bozeman
03/09/2021

Snowshoeing is one of the easiest ways to experience Bozeman wilderness in the winter. If you can walk, you can...

Where to See Wildlife Near Gardiner, MT
03/02/2021

When staying in Gardiner, MT, you’re in the perfect place to view the state’s multitudes of wildlife. In fact, black...

How to Travel Affordably in Montana
02/23/2021

Montana is known for big skies, but that doesn’t mean you need a big budget to visit. Experiencing miles of...

Winter Fun Near Bozeman
02/16/2021

Bozeman, Montana, is the ultimate hub for winter fun, ringed by mountains and muffed by a white covering of snow...

Snowshoeing Adventures Around Paradise Valley
02/09/2021

It's hard to pick which season is the best in Paradise – Paradise Valley, that is. Sandwiched between Gardiner and...

Top Activities in Montana’s Paradise Valley
02/02/2021

Paradise Valley more than lives up to its name. This iconic landscape serves as the northern gateway to Yellowstone National...

Winter Fun Near Gardiner
01/26/2021

Winter in Gardiner combines the best of beautiful snowy scenery and outdoor recreation. As the northwestern gateway to Yellowstone National...

Solar Project Success at the Livingston Travelodge
01/19/2021

With sustainability top-of-mind, Highline Adventures has been working hard to bring more energy-saving, waste-reducing, and water restricting measures to all...

Highline Adventures Invests in Sustainability for the Future
01/12/2021

Highline Adventures is looking ahead to a future of sustainable travel, implementing several programs to decrease its environmental impact and...

How to Prepare for Your Visit to Montana in Winter
01/05/2021

Montana winters are a magical time, filled with flurries and bluebird powder days, not to mention fewer crowds and snow-capped...

5 Reasons Bozeman is a Joyous Holiday Destination
12/29/2020

Being in Bozeman during the holidays inspires warmth and joy. There's a whole lot to see and do, all with...

Holiday Shopping When Visiting Montana
12/22/2020

Shopping local for the holidays in Montana is a treat. With lots of local shops filled with unique gifts and...

Indoor Activities Around Bozeman
12/15/2020

There’s a lot to do in Bozeman when you’re outside under the big sky, but it never hurts to have...

Best Places to Ski in Montana
12/08/2020

Whether you ski or snowboard, expect acres of fresh powder, miles of groomers, and plenty of slope time during your...

ATV and Snowmobile Adventures Around Paradise Valley
12/01/2020

When you want an experience that few can imagine and fewer will get to experience, it’s time to plan a...

Places to Stay Near Yellowstone
11/24/2020

Staying near Yellowstone, rather than inside the park, gives you flexibility, amenities, and often a more affordable price. But where...

ATV and Snowmobile Adventures Around Bozeman
11/17/2020

Bozeman is a recreationalist’s playground, no matter the season. For people who like to head deep into the wilderness to...

Best Fall Views Near Yellowstone National Park
11/10/2020

Autumn in Yellowstone country is a special time. The crowds diminish, and nature takes center stage, with animals winding down...

Historical Sites to Visit Near Yellowstone National Park
11/03/2020

As the first national park in the United States, Yellowstone has a lot of history to share. But those stories...

Fun Things to Do In Montana That Won't Break the Bank
10/20/2020

When you're traveling with family, you want to have plenty of fun without spending too much. As autumn weather invites...

Fun Things to Do In Montana That Won't Break the Bank
10/20/2020

When you're traveling with family, you want to have plenty of fun without spending too much. As autumn weather invites...

Not Just for Bozeman Locals: The Main Street to the Mountains Trail
10/13/2020

The Main Street to the Mountains Trail does exactly what it promises —connecting Bozeman’s classic Main Street to the Bridger...

Fall is Here and so is Buck Fever: Tips for Hunting Near Bozeman, MT
10/06/2020

Visiting the Bozeman area on a hunting trip places you in an ideal location to find big game, enjoy stunning...

Day trips from Bigfork
09/29/2020

With a home-away-from-home based in Bigfork, Montana, the whole Flathead Valley and Glacier National Park are just the start of...

Best Hikes in Paradise Valley
09/22/2020

Paradise Valley, Montana offers some of the most scenic country in the state, with the pristine Yellowstone River running through...

Hunting near Paradise Valley
09/15/2020

Nothing gets your blood up like hearing bulls bugling while they're in rut, coming right at you as you cow...

Scenic Drives Around Paradise Valley
09/08/2020

Paradise Valley is known for its beauty. There's a reason they named the valley what they did. Between mountains and...

Hiking Sacajawea Peak
09/01/2020

As the highest point in the Bridgers, Sacajawea – or Sac – Peak is worth the steep, leg-burning grind to...

A Day on Flathead Lake
08/25/2020

There are so many ways to spend your time out on Flathead Lake. You can explore the shoreline and Wild...

Just Beyond Yellowstone: The Benefits of Making Your Stay Outside the Park
08/18/2020

There are plenty of bonuses to taking a trip to Yellowstone and reserving accommodation just outside park boundaries. You don't...

Ultimate Montana National Park Road Trip
08/11/2020

Montana was made for road-tripping, with wide-open spaces and plenty of public lands to play in. The two national parks—complemented...

Summer Hikes and Five Trailheads Near Paradise Valley
08/04/2020

There are miles upon miles of public lands around Paradise Valley, stretching from the north of town all the way...

5 Ways to Stay Active While Social Distancing When Visiting Bozeman and the Gallatin Valley
07/28/2020

We all need a little space right now. Mental space helps us cope with the strains of COVID and physical...

5 Ways to Stay Active While Social Distancing In and Around Bigfork
07/21/2020

Bigfork, Montana, offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun while social distancing. The best part of Big Sky Country is...

5 Ways to Stay Active While Social Distancing in Paradise Valley
07/14/2020

All that wide open big sky that Montana is known for makes a spectacular place to put some space between...

Summer Details for Yellowstone with COVID Recovery
07/07/2020

As a national park with land in three states (Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho), Yellowstone is subject to more variability in...

Celebrating Independence the Montana Way
06/30/2020

It’s true that many Independence Day events have indeed been canceled this year due to COVID-19, but that doesn’t mean...

Adventures Around Bigfork
06/23/2020

When you're staying in Bigfork, Montana, the entire Flathead Valley is at your doorstep. From Whitefish at the north of...

Summer Details for Glacier with COVID Recovery
06/16/2020

As Montana continues its phased reopening from COVID-19 lockdown, there are still many unknowns for travelers hoping to plan trips...

Staying in Gardiner, the Roosevelt Arch and the Gateway to Enjoying Yellowstone
06/02/2020

Setting up in Gardiner for a weekend makes an ideal base camp to explore Yellowstone National Park and beyond. You...

The Benefits of Visiting Yellowstone in the Spring
05/26/2020

Yellowstone in spring is one of those not-so-secret secrets. Scenic beauty as the natural world wakes up from winter, fewer...

Things to do When You’re Staying in Bozeman
05/19/2020

Bozeman makes a prime stop as you travel around Montana. With easy access to wild areas, coupled with plenty of...

Fly Fishing on the Flathead River
05/12/2020

When it comes to fly fishing, it doesn’t get much better than the wild miles of the Flathead River. As...

Let Highline Adventures Be your Basecamp for Recovery
05/05/2020

The entire world is suffering from one of the worst health and financial crisis in a generation. As leaders in...

Fly Fishing on the Yellowstone River
04/28/2020

The Yellowstone River is 692 miles of wild water, staking its claim in the fishing world as the longest undammed...

Time to Enjoy a #VirtualMontana Adventure
04/21/2020

Even when you can’t leave home, it does your body and soul good to dream big. So why not travel—virtually...

Whitewater Rafting Near Yellowstone
04/14/2020

For adventure lovers, a whitewater rafting trip makes the perfect addition to a Yellowstone vacation. Feel the rush of wild...

The Word of the Day... Uncertain
04/07/2020

If we’ve learned anything from COVID-19, it is how connected we all are globally. It may have taken the spread...

Adapting to the Changes and Planning Future Adventures
03/31/2020

We’re all living in unprecedented times with the current spread of COVID-19. Here at Highline Adventures, we work hard to...

Hiking Excursion From Gardiner
03/24/2020

Gardiner, Montana, is a paradise at the base of the Paradise Valley, and it’s best known as the northern gateway...

Highland Adventures is Honored in Montana for their Sustainability Practices
03/17/2020

Engaging our communities with an environmentally responsible business has gone from a talked about value, to real practice in the...

The Best Time of Year to Experience Bigfork, MT
03/10/2020

With Montana’s four distinct seasons, there’s a little something special about each one in Bigfork. Whether you love the warm...

Montana Brewery Tour
03/03/2020

Montana ranks second nationwide for the number of breweries per capita, so the next great craft brew is always close...

Things to Do Around Flathead Lake This Summer
02/25/2020

When people come to Northwest Montana for Glacier National Park, they often wind up staying—or coming back—for the Flathead Valley...

What is Sustainable Tourism?
02/18/2020

The mountain peaks of Montana, wildflowers waving in the wind, clear rivers and streams packed with trout, all are more...

Wildlife Winter Parade: Places in Yellowstone to Spot Wildlife in the Winter
02/11/2020

Winter in Yellowstone is the prime time for wildlife viewing. Sure, many species migrate out of the park in winter...

Montana Hot Springs Near Yellowstone
02/04/2020

Yellowstone is known for steamy geologic features and exciting geyser eruptions, but there are very few places in the park...

Snowmobiling in and around the Gallatin Valley
01/28/2020

The rush of racing through a snowy landscape, the roar of the engine, the bite of the cold wind whipping...

Three Great Yellowstone Hikes Near Gardiner, Montana
01/21/2020

Staying in Gardiner, Montana, means you have the easiest access to Yellowstone National Park while still enjoying plenty of services...

The 5 Best Runs at Big Sky Resort
01/14/2020

As its name implies, Big Sky is, well, big. We're talking 5,800 skiable acres, 4,350 vertical feet, and a top...

Great Places to Eat in Paradise Valley, Montana
01/07/2020

You have plenty of choices when it comes to eating in Livingston, Montana. Sometimes that can be a good thing...

Where to Go Snowshoeing in and around Bozeman
12/31/2019

Putting snowshoes on your feet and heading out into the mountains makes for the best of Bozeman winter fun. This...

Five best runs at Bridger Bowl
12/24/2019

Okay, picking the best runs at a mountain as renowned as Bridger Bowl may seem like an impossible task, especially...

What You Need to Know about Cross-Country Skiing in Yellowstone
12/17/2019

The swish of your skis through the snow, the time to take a deep breath of fresh mountain air, the...

Things to Do in Yellowstone during the Winter
12/10/2019

Winter is the season of unexpected splendor in Yellowstone National Park. Since the park's busiest month is July, with nearly...

Holiday Traditions: The Bozeman Christmas Stroll
12/03/2019

Bozeman celebrates the season of festive each December with the annual Christmas Stroll. Every year on the first Saturday in...

Highline Adventures Honored with Two Awards by Travelodge
11/25/2019

Highline Adventures, LLC today announced that Eric Sheckleton has been honored with two top awards from Travelodge by Wyndham®, including...

A Tribute to My Origins of Adventure
08/19/2019

“You may ask yourself, Well, how did I get here?” – Talking Heads If you are like me, you don’t...