August 14--Glacier National Park to Great Falls, Montana August 30th 2011 Sunday, August 14th, 2011 At Glacier National Park, MT. Blue skies and 53 degrees at 7:15 in the morning. Starting mileage at 14867.
One of the animals we hadn't been able to see up close on this trip was mountain goats. We had seen them on various mountains in BC and at Denali National Park, but they were way up on the mountain sides. Glacier Park's "mascot" is the mountain ... read more
North America » United States » Montana Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We are sisters who began our love of travel with our parents when we were in grammar school. We grew up in Northern California and had traveled most of the Western States and Mexico before the 8th grade. Sharon traveled to Europe the first time when she graduated from high school to be a Girl Scout camp counselor and Valerie lived in Europe 7 years teaching the US military community at the graduate level. We rarely take a tour and usually travel on a low budget, by car, plane, and train. We have recently both retired and Sharon bought a Roadtrek RV, that we named Rosie II after our parent's "R... full info