Memorial Day at White Sulphur Springs

Memorial Day at White Sulphur Springs

White Sulphur Springs, Montana is a small town with a ┬ápopulation of approximately 960 people as of 2012. The town’s well tended cemetery is located just a block from Main Street. We were in town over the Memorial Day weekend and were humbled by what we saw...
And So … It Begins

And So … It Begins

Over 10 years ago, our family decided that we wanted to build on our dream of a small home in the Montana Rocky Mountains. It has taken years, but finally we broke ground on our house yesterday, Phil’s 59th birthday. We kept our start date a secret from our sons...
Happenings in Wolfpen

Happenings in Wolfpen

It was only a matter of time. Eventually, there would be a vehicle that doesn’t fit through the gatehouse at Wolfpen. To enter the community, a visitor must go under the portico of the gatehouse to get to the box that calls the resident who sends a code to the...
Flat Laurel Creek Loop

Flat Laurel Creek Loop

We park in the grass on the side of the parkway at the intersection of the Art Loeb Trail between the turn off to Black Balsam and the Devil’s Courthouse at approximately mile marker 421.3. Go north on the Art Loeb. The trail accents immediately from the parkway...
Middle Prong Wilderness

Middle Prong Wilderness

We parked at the Rough Butt Bald parking lot on the Blue Ridge Parkway at Howard Gap. On the north side of the parkway, travel east on the Mountains to the Sea Trail to the intersection of Buckeye Gap Trail. Turn left onto Buckeye Gap...