Shilo Inn - Helena
Travel Blogs from Helena
... to drive from one side of the park to the other, over the mountain where, apparently, the glacier viewing areas are. We were on the west side and that part of the road was only open for 16 miles, up to Avalanche. We thought it might be due to snow, however the park’s web site says there is construction up above Avalanche. We were disappointed to hear this, but we have seem glaciers before, in Alaska. So we took the 16 mile drive and thoroughly enjoyed it.
Linda Burton posting from Helena, Montana – "On your left you'll see two deer in the yard," said Brian, as our tour train rounded the corner two blocks from the capitol. I thought he was joking, pointing to a yard with fake deer for effect. But one of the deer moved its head. Everyone scrambled left, cameras clicking. It was deer, all right; two deer sitting by the hedge on the lawn of an ordinary yard in this ...
So our parents woke us up at 4:30 am and we left Great Falls at around 6am. But before we left we stopped by at some gas station and we had our first twinky :3 Drove all the way to idaho then straight through Idaho. I'm not sure where we stopped cause I was sleeping but we ended up stopping at this really cute restaurant/shack and they had the BEST chili cheese fries.
... the historic Firetower known as Guardian of the Gulch. Hmmm, looks like my beginning explorations are clearly defined. A carousel? A firetower? A gulch? Must see.
Also note on my calendar: Wednesday nights through September is Alive @ Five Summer Series, good food and live music downtown for families; Saturdays there is Farmers’ Market on Fuller Avenue. Every weekday the trolley runs between historic downtown and the ...
It was an interesting day today. Wind and rain... sun and clouds. Montana springtime is what it reminded me of, but then, it's not summer here yet. After spending the winter in the warms, I'm disappointed at what I've found here. Only one hot day in almost ten. How's a guy supposed to maintain a healthy skin tone? So it goes, I reckon. I did get a bit of sun today, between cumuli.
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility