Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park – Madison River

Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park Madison River

Yellowstone and the area surrounding it is a fly-fishing paradise. Nowhere in the world are there so many public rivers, lakes and streams found in such a small area. One of Yellowstone Parks’ largest rivers, the Madison is viewed by millions of visitors each year as it winds along the West Entrance Road.   What … Read more

Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana

Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana

Madison County, Montana is where you will find the “ghost” towns of Virginia City and Nevada City. Virginia City is a well preserved, very much alive, ghost town which is frozen in time. It is located just 20 miles west of Yellowstone National Park (90 miles by road). Visiting Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana … Read more

Being Bear Aware – Hiking in Bear Country

Being Bear Aware Hiking in Bear Country

It is an exhilarating opportunity to watch bears and cubs forage, play, wrestle, and sleep in their natural habitat. Whether you are hiking, biking, camping, fishing, hunting, or even rafting in bear country, it’s important to know what to do, or not do, when you encounter a bear. All of Yellowstone is bear habitat—from the … Read more

Vortex Optics – Binoculars Review

Vortex Optics - Binoculars Review

I learned in the last couple years about the Vortex Optics brand. Working in Yellowstone we would see a lot of people using Vortex binoculars and scopes looking for animals in the park. I started looking into the brand for our new binoculars. What I found was quite impressive! When we took a job at … Read more

Replacing LED Ceiling Lights

We’ve been fairly happy with our 2019 Thor Challenger 37YT Class A Motorhome. Over the three-plus years we’ve owned it, it’s been for the most part, reliable. When one of the hall lights suddenly dimmed for no reason we hadn’t expected it. Replacing LED Ceiling Lights is a really easy job that anyone with even … Read more