Trail of the Week: Homestake Pass on the Continental Divide
Enjoy this family-friendly hike through a wonderland of wild rock formations
This section of the Continental Divide Trail offers smooth dirt surfaces, which makes for easy miles, and you can choose to make this scenic central Montana hike as short or as long as you want.
Foraging for Fungi
Five wild mushrooms to hunt for in Montana this fall
Fall is the prime time to find wild mushrooms in Montana. Learn where to find Shaggy Manes, Chanterelles, and the rest of Montana's bountiful fall fungi.
Photo Essay: Pine Creek Lake
Follow along on this hike to a spectacular alpine lake in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness
Pine Creek Lake isn't a secret, but it's notorious for good reason.
Seven Ways to Minimize Your Impact in the Great Outdoors
Follow these simple guidelines to help protect your favorite wild places
Nobody wants our wild places to be loved to death. These easy-to-follow steps will help you take care of the places you love most.
A Field Trip Through the Ruby Valley
Imagining a better future in one of Montana's wildest corners
An expedition into the rocky peaks, emerald valleys, and wide prairies of the Ruby Valley offers a glimpse into the future of this special place.
Just How Wild are our Wild Places?
That’s what our volunteers in southwestern Montana are aiming to find out
MWA volunteers and the BLM's Dillon Field Office are teaming up to monitor wilderness character and protect key wildlands in southwestern Montana, and we need your help.