Great Burn Brewing in Missoula Montana

Great Burn Brewing in Missoula Montana

On August 20th 1910 a firestorm ripped through Idaho and Montana leaving a path of 3 million acres decimated. Historians would later refer to this fire as “The Big Burn”, “The Great Fire of 1910” and “The Big Blowup”. The forest still wears its scars to this day and the … Continue reading

Beer Tasting at Wallace Brewing, Wallace Idaho

Beer Tasting at Wallace Brewing

I am always a fan of when a brewery embraces their heritage. Wallace Brewing is located in Wallace Idaho, a town known for mining. The logo of Wallace Brewing is a miner’s helmet and two pick axes. But this is not where the mining references stop. Majority of the beer … Continue reading

Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

Helena Brew Fest, Helena Montana

I am always looking for a reason to visit Montana. It’s beautiful scenery, fast speed limits and well let’s be honest… the beer! My friend Jen, Boomer and I headed over to Helena in the morning last summer. It was a bit of a drive but we did not mind … Continue reading

Glacier National Park : Going to the Sun Road

Glacier National Park : Going to the Sun Road

Glacier National Park is the crown jewel of Montana… hell it’s the crown jewel of pretty much the entire Northwest. I spend a lot of time traveling around the Northwest and have yet to find somewhere more stunning. I mean look at that. Right??? Places shouldn’t be allowed to be … Continue reading

Taking a drive along Lake Kootcanusa Scenic Byway, Montana

Taking a drive along Lake Kootcanusa Scenic Byway, Montana

One of the benefits to living where Boomer and I do is that short distances provide excellent adventures. With my job change I no longer have a lot of vacation time so traveling long distances frequently is pretty much out of the question for the time being. Add on that … Continue reading