BUTTE — Although the 2.5-mile hike to the top of Haystack Mountain, northeast of Butte, is a little on the strenuous side, the reward at the summit is well worth the effort.
About 57,000 trout are scheduled to be stocked by helicopter in lakes in Wyoming's Bighorn National Forest, including the Cloud Peak Wilderness, on Aug. 5.
After responding to a record number of water-related emergencies this year, Miles City Fire Rescue is sponsoring a Community Water Safety Day from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the Natural Oasis.
Local youngsters will have the opportunity to shoot rifles, shotguns, black powder, pistols and bows as well as participate in climbing a rock wall and retriever demonstrations during Saturday's third annual Big Sky Youth Event at Blue Creek …
Harvest Church in the Heights will be hosting “Elk Fever” on Aug. 9 to celebrate the upcoming 2014 elk hunting season; to educate hunters; and to expose families and the community to fun elk hunting activities.
Montana State Parks will host Junior Park Ranger Day at Lake Elmo State Park on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon.
Historian Hal Stearns will recount some of his favorite Indian stories during a free program on Friday at 7 p.m. at Chief Plenty Coups State Park.
The Jaded Ladies will play a free concert at Cooney State Park on Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. in celebration of the 75th anniversary of Montana State Parks.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold hearings on Aug. 14 at several locations on proposed new rules to establish a voluntary wolf management stamp for anyone to make a donation to Montana's wolf management program.
The Private Land/Public Wildlife Council will meet Aug. 4-5 in Helena at the Jorgenson’s Inn & Suites to discuss issues related to hunting access on private and public lands and to finalize draft recommendations to offer for public comment.
The first Can-Am Fort Peck Lake Laser Regatta will be held Aug. 15-17 based at the Fort Peck Lake Marina.
Bike Helena will hold its inaugural Bike Helena Shuttle Fest Aug. 15-17.
The 8th annual Women's Hunter Education Program, being held Aug. 15-16 at the Boone and Crockett Club's Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch west of Dupuyer, is taking applications from participants.
The Yellowstone Bowmen will hold an archery fun shoot on Sunday at their range west of Laurel.
Hunters interested in obtaining a special permit to hunt sandhill cranes in Montana must apply by Thursday.
The Silver Bridge construction project on the Big Hole River will necessitate a river closure this week.
The happy sounds I heard Friday came from a group of teens who had gone on a fishing trip to a bass pond near Dayton. “I got one,” a student shouted.
BYNUM — The Rocky Mountain Front has a few front doors, and they’re doozies.
Elk may ultimately not be as susceptible to chronic wasting disease as researchers previously thought, according to a decadelong study published recently.
State and federal agencies along with the Beartooth Alliance have set a meeting for July 31 to discuss fisheries management projects on Soda Butte Creek near the northeast entrance to Yellowstone National Park.
Shortly before a hike in the Sierra Nevada foothills, Peter Tremayne called to change plans.
Mountain biking started on hiking trails, then trails were later built with bikes in mind. The latest evolution in bike trails is commonly known as a “flow” trail, which enhances the riders’ experience as much as getting them from Point A to …
BIGFORK — The “high” part of high mountain lakes can discourage some hikers, so that’s where the Jewel Basin comes in handy.
DILLON — The abundance of high mountain lakes in southwestern Montana presents innumerable great opportunities to get into the wild.
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – Mike Cox has a superstition about fishing.