We Spent a Night in Montana’s Haunted Prison

When it comes to ghosts and a belief in the paranormal, I would describe myself as an open-minded skeptic. While I’ve never had a paranormal experience myself, I’ve known plenty of people to describe their own encounters that verged on unexplainable. I enjoy the occasional ghost tour and love the history that backs the claims … Read more

Halloween 🎃 Events

Halloween is just days away, and Southwest Montana has events for all ages. As one of the most anticipated holidays of the year, there is no skimping on the haunted encounters. To take it a step further, Southwest Montana’s colorful history may have left behind more than just an interesting tale or two. As you … Read more

Grant Kohrs Pumpkin Sunday

You know the Grant Kohrs Ranch for their great line-up of summer activities, but in addition to summer fun, the Grant Kohrs Ranch has some excellent fall events as well. Specifically, on the 20th of October the ranch is hosting its annual Pumpkin Sunday. The highlight of the event is, of course, the pumpkin patch, … Read more

Remembering the Mann Gulch Fire

Mann Gulch Ridge

The Mann Gulch Fire On August 5, 1949, lightning struck 20 miles north of Helena, and tragedy followed. The fire started near the top of a ridge between Mann Gulch and Meriwether Canyon in the Gates of the Mountain Wilderness. Because of the difficult terrain and limited road access to the area, a crew of … Read more