The Billings Gazette - Recreation


Hell Creek State Park on board's Tuesday agenda

After disagreement among board members at the last meeting regarding proposed upgrades to Hell Creek State Park, the Montana State Parks &a… Read more

Fort Peck walleye spawn nets 68 million eggs

The annual walleye spawn on Fort Peck Reservoir was fast and furious this year, lasting only 16 days. Read more

After 25 years, Jim Posewitz's "Beyond Fair Chase" still shaping hunting ethics

After a quarter century, Jim Posewitz’s book "Beyond Fair Chase: The Ethic and Tradition of Hunting," still stands as one of the seminal works in hunting. Read more

A spring hike (and dumb luck) in the Bitterroot

Considering the views, not unlike the ones you'd find from the window seat of a descending airplane, Ward Mountain isn't popular, even though the trailhead sits just at the top of Roaring Lion Road outside Hamilton. Read more

Moose strolls through downtown Red Lodge

As snow began falling on Red Lodge Tuesday, a moose sauntered through downtown, passing in front of PREROGATIvE Kitchen restaurant on Broadway Avenue South where a customer began filming. Read more