The couloir called ‘The Great One’ can be seen in this photo, with a line drawn noting the distance Trevor Hildebrand fell.
It’s not easy to find snow in the summer, but die-hard skiers and snowboarders are known to climb high into shaded mountaintop couloirs to extend their season.
BOHART RANCH — The “elk” were hungry, but to get to the green grass on the other side of the meadow they had to ski — without any ski poles to help them glide, maneuver and stay upright — past the “wolf pack.”
BOZEMAN — State wildlife officials say a dog was killed by two coyotes on the south end of the Bridger Mountains near Bozeman.
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HELENA — Staff members at Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will work with landowners in the Bridger Mountains for the next year with the hope that they’ll be able to reach agreements that will allow them to re-establish the bighorn sheep population in the area.
Citing concerns about the project's long-term success, a proposal to transplant bighorn sheep into the Bridger Mountains near Bozeman has been tabled by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
BOZEMAN -- The Gallatin County Sheriff's Office says two men escaped injury after being caught in weekend avalanches in the Bozeman area.
LIVINGSTON — Officials in southern Montana have identified a 48-year-old Canadian man who was killed in an avalanche while snowmobiling north of Cooke City.
A chart put out by the Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center gives an idea of just how dry this year is for the Bridger Mountains.
This year is tracking below average for snowfall in the Bridger Mountains.
BOZEMAN — Wildlife officials are considering reintroducing bighorn sheep into the Bridger Mountains in southwestern Montana.
A 32-year-old backcountry skier broke his left femur after being caught and mostly buried in an avalanche he triggered Sunday in the Bridger Mountains north of Bozeman.
Veteran skier Bob Crayton has nothing but praise for the $23 million in improvements that have been made to Bridger Bowl Ski Area in the past 15 years.
BOZEMAN — Search crews have rescued a Bozeman woman and a friend from New Jersey who became stranded while trying to ski in the Bridger Mountains over the weekend.