Discover Great Places To Explore On Your Trip To Montana

    Montana is one of the most popular vacation getaway locations of the northwest. Whether you are looking for adventures in the great outdoors, want to spend some time in the city or just want to find a quiet room-be it a bed and breakfast or a five star hotel- to rest and rejuvenate, Montana has many laces from which to choose. So, if a trip to Montana is looming in your future and you want to make the most of the many locations that Montana tourism has to offer, then you will want to be sure to include the following:

    Among the most popular National Parks is Yellowstone, and no list of Montana tourist attractions would complete without visiting the park. Famed for its geysers, hot springs, canyons wildlife and many other amazing sights, you will want to plan for an extended stay at this impressive Montana location.

    The next stop is Fairmont Hot Springs, and if you are looking for a place to totally relax and rejuvenate there are few locations like this one. You will find a five star resort complete with spa, a large mineral soaking tub and both indoor and outdoor pools.

    Listed as one of the top 10 natural wonders in the world, you don't want to miss out on the beautiful sights found at Glacier National Park. From towering mountains to flat prairie land, glacial peaks and crystal clear lakes, there is much to see. And while you're

    One of the best kept secrets in Montana is Cooke City. Located high in the mountains of the Montana, Cooke City is only accessible by 2 roads one of which, the Beartooth Highway, is only open from June to August. However, should you happen to be in Montana during this time frame, you will want to make the time for the 3 hour drive up into this mountain town. The drive is one of the most beautiful in the state.

    Another great spot is Flathead Lake that located just south of Kalispell, Montana, and is one of America's largest lakes. The 16 mile wide, 30 mile long lake offers and abundance of opportunities for an assortment of activities, such as time spent at Wild Horse Island. From fishing to rafting and swimming to waterskiing, this is one of the most gorgeous locations in Montana to pursue all things water!

    Montana is a beautiful place to visit. You will find many other great locations that are to delight you and your family, but these are definitely locations that you don't want to overlook.

    By Janet Slagell

    Getting There:

    To discover all the nation's National Park and plan your visit go their www.nps.gov.

    For more news and travel ideas for your visit to Montana call Montana Tourism at (800) 847-4868 or visit their website at http://www.visitmt.com.