Posted 10:12 PM 12/11/2013 by Adam Bell - MTN News
The Bozeman Ice Festival is about to kick off. MTN's Adam Bell looks at what officials are doing with the latest safety concerns due to high avalanche danger.
The recent weather has been generating dangerous avalanche conditions for Southwest Montana.
Doug Chabot with the Gallatin (More)
Posted 4:49 PM 12/11/2013 by MTN News
Attention all cross country skiers and snow shoe enthusiasts.National Forest officials say that they have improved winter trails around Elkhorn Hot Springs in the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest.
The Beaverhead Trails Coalition, Elkhorn Hot Springs Resort and the Forest Service (More)
Posted 9:50 PM 12/10/2013 by Judy Slate - MTN News
The cold snap may be over but it could have some lasting effects, especially when it comes to the health of the forest.
Kevin Konen works for the Gallatin National Forest as a Silviculturist."I think that it's possible there has been some mortality," Konen says. While he says (More)
Posted 3:49 PM 12/10/2013 by MTN News
CORRECTION: Original story quoted law enforcement that Baker was a affiliated with the Montana Wounded Warrior Program. That information is not accurate, this incident is not affiliated with the program.
A Missoula hunter (More)
Posted 10:23 PM 12/6/2013 by Jamie Leary - KBZK News
Gallatin County Search and Rescue spent several hours Friday evening searching for a local man reported missing.
28-year-old Nick Santorsola was reported missing by his mother Friday afternoon. She hadn't seen him in over a week and believed he was camping off Brackett Creek Road.(More)...
Posted 10:24 PM 12/6/2013 by Keele Smith - MTN News
BRIDGER BOWL - Despite bone-chilling temperatures, lots of skiers and snowboarders hit the slopes Friday, opening day at Bridger Bowl. Veteran snowboarder Taylor Wynn said, "Great snow, no lift lines, awesome groomers, good pow."
Katherine Keith, another experienced snowboarder (More)
Posted 8:24 PM 12/5/2013 by KBZK News
The Gallatin National Forest Avalanche Center will begin daily advisories Friday. For now, experts say conditions in our area are variable.
If you are gearing up for a little back country adventure, avalanche center officials say the Bridgers have the best stability.
The snowpack (More)