Montana Outdoors

February 15, 2009

Why they have the name

Filed under: Animals, Montana, Nature, Outdoors, Photography, Photos, Pictures, White-tail deer — Tags: — montucky @ 10:01 pm

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Worth a climb

Filed under: Montana, Nature, Outdoors, Patrick's Knob roadless area, Photography, Photos, Pictures — montucky @ 10:57 am

I have long held the opinion that mountains can be properly viewed only from high places. Here are a few photos from the home of this season’s first Buttercup:

A Big Horn’s view of the worldDSC_0136

(Big Horn sheep habitat in the Cabinet Mountains overlooking the Clark Fork Valley with the Coeur d’Alene Mountains in the background.)

East shoulder of Patrick’s KnobCoeur d'Alene Mountains

(A knob just to the east of the lookout. This is the view the Buttercup has to the south. It is within the Patrick’s Knob roadless area.)

The Clark Fork ValleyClark Fork Valley

(Viewed from a thousand feet up the southwest slope of Henry Peak.)

Clark Fork River
Clark Fork River 

(A backwater of the river rimmed with ice.)

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