Give Back: Western Montana
Join us in supporting local businesses in the Blackfoot Clearwater that support public lands and wild places
As the coronavirus takes its toll on business in Montana and everywhere else, we aim to pay tribute in this series of blog posts to the business owners who contribute to our outdoor recreation economy and help MWA protect public lands and waters across the state.
We encourage you to support these businesses in any way you can – now and after the COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted. Here are a few businesses in western Montana that play key roles in the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Project.
Tips for Hiking Responsibly During COVID-19
How to enjoy the outdoors while staying safe and protecting others
Public lands are extremely important for our physical and mental well-being, especially now. But if we don’t enjoy them responsibly during this health crisis, we will be putting our own health, and our neighbors’ health, at risk.
We can still stand up for our public lands, even if we're staying at home.
Finding Solace in Public Lands
Our gratitude for our mountains, forests, and prairies has deepened. So has our resolve to protect them.
In times like these, finding solace in our wild and public lands becomes exponentially more essential – for our physical health, our mental well-being, and for bringing us together as a community.
12 Children’s Books About Wilderness and the Outdoors
Books to keep kids busy while schools are closed
It’s easy to feel cooped up, making us all especially grateful for our miniature escapes into the outdoors. When my daughter and I return from our outdoor adventures, we like to settle in for a little quiet time with a snack and some books.