Number of participants: maximum 8 attendees. Ground transportation, lodging, meals and activities provided.
Start Point – September 14 with pick-up at Billings Hotel
End Point – September 17 with drop-off in Butte and participants will need to schedule flights out of Burt Mooney Airport.
Transportation: transportation provided for the entire trip. Depart Great Falls International Airport after the final day of the trip. September 14 – 17, flights depart September 18.
Description: Welcome to Southwest Montana! Hemmed by the snow-crowned peaks of Glacier National Park to the north and the geological marvels of Yellowstone National Park to the south, this vast region holds the best of what Montana is about. On this adventure you’ll find a treasure trove of friendly, lively communities and intriguing 19th-century ghost towns. You’ll meet a diverse mix of friendly people and have opportunities to glimpse the same wildlife Lewis and Clark encountered more than two centuries ago, explore Helena, Montana¾the state’s capitol, mine for sapphires in Philipsburg and enjoy some delicious Montana brews.
A sampling of items on the agenda: