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A clever alternative to the best trail food ever.If peanut butter had been around in the fur-trapping days, it might've ranked up there with guns, hides, and booze as one the most sought-after trade goods. It's the perfect outdoor foodstuff: it doesn't need refrigeration, doesn't spoil, and tastes great. Which is why I never set out into the...
avalanche education, ski safety
My Alpine Education, Part 5: Avalanche Rescue.Editor’s note: This is part five of a six-part series on learning about avalanches and how to keep oneself—and one’s partners—safe while ski-touring in the backcountry. Read part four here.After attending a three-day Level 1 avalanche course, the conclusion I came to is this: we can study snowpack,...
Hole-hopping for wild walleyes.About 40 miles southwest of Billings, an inconspicuous 1,000-acre oasis quietly endures south-central Montana’s wind and rays. A closer look, however, reveals a recreational wonderland within view of the ravishing northeast face of the Beartooth Mountains.It is Cooney Reservoir, and it’s one of Montana’s top walleye...


Feb 12th, Feb 19th, Feb 26th, Mar 04th
Location: varies Cost: FREEDetails: Join the Bozeman Running Company every Wednesday through March 5 to train for Run to the Pub, or just to get moving in the evenings. Starting at a different brewery each week, run 3-5 miles and finish with food, drink, and fun. Details here. 
Feb 27th, Feb 28th, Feb 29th, Mar 01st
Location: Big Sky Cost: Free to attend; must register in advance here. Details: Are you a maniac for monoskiing? Get together with other enthusiasts to shred the steeps and party all weekend. Details here. 
Feb 27th
Location: Bozeman; clinic and seminar locations TBD Cost: TBD Details: Bozeman is a splitboarders dreamland. From the north Bridgers to Beehive Basin, there are endless options. What better place to have a festival dedicated to all things splitboarding? Details here. 


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