Nine mile round trip hike…

…to picnic at Snyder Lake in Glacier on this miniature rock island was definitely well worth our Saturday.  Cyrus accidentally kicked our picnic trash into the water while trying to swat off mozzies, so he had to go wading in the cooold water to catch it and keep from littering.  Minus the aggressive mozzies, it…

Weeping Wall

Along Going-to-the-Sun Road there is a cliff lining the slender winding road with a wall of weeping waterfalls splashing down and washing over a long stretch of the road.

Saint Mary River and Falls

We went on this trail to find the most incredible falls I have ever seen. This was deep into the Going-to-the-Sun Road and absolutely breathtaking to see. There was a chance we might run into a bear or two, and we forgot our bear spray–oops!–so that made it even more exciting.

Our search for Jewel Basin…pheww, what a climb!

Today we hiked this amazing strenuous hike for over four hours! It took us three of these hours just to climb up (just to give you and idea of the steepness)!! The higher up we got, the harder it was to locate the path of the trail, because the snow was getting denser and denser….

Beautiful Bigfork’s historic downtown village

I absolutely am in love with this little town! We had happy hour on the third floor balcony at Swan River Inn and Rooftop Gardens’ restaurant–best view in the village. I may have mentioned before this amazing ice creamery called Sweet Peaks.  We were crazy about this place and enjoyed a special treat from here…