Happy 4th of July everyone!
The Declaration of Independence was finally approved on July 4th. This is an excerpt from a letter that John Adams wrote to his wife Abigail:
The second day of July, 1776, will be the most memorable epoch in the history of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary festival. It ought to be solemnized with pomp and parade, with shows, games, sports, guns, bells, bonfires, and illuminations, from one end of this continent to the other, from this time forward forever more.
It is […]
The is no better way to begin the whitewater rafting season than with an overnight trip! The river is raging, there will be no time for boredom as you crash though the large waves that form this time of year. The Middle Fork of the Flathead River is rising due to the snow melting at higher elevations, the water is cold but with the right gear, whitewater rafting in May/June is very enjoyable and definitely exciting!
The river will carry you between two great mountain ranges, with the Great Bear Wilderness on one side of the canyon […]
The snow is melting in Glacier country and Montana bound anglers have been dutifully tying flies as they waited for spring’s return. There are few places in the world more suited for the annual spring outing than the babbling brooks of one of America’s favorite landmarks. Indeed, the thought of glacial peaks peering majestically over still waters has been running through the minds of fisherman huddled over small ice-holes for months.
The panoramic views and abundant wildlife are largely responsible for the park drawing thousands of fishermen to the shores of its waterways each year. You may […]
During some Spring cleaning at Great Northern Resort, we found this old photograph. We love it! It is being framed as we speak. As a commercial outfitter we are not allowed to do this (the US Forest Service and our insurance company would not be amused!), but it would certainly be a very fun trip down the whitewater section of the Middle Fork of the Flathead […]