Flathead Living Magazine

An Agriculture Encyclopedia

An Agriculture Encyclopedia

From insect identification, hops research, agritourism and wrangling the county’s 4H programs, Flathead County’s lone extension agent has had her fingerprints on nearly every outdoor-adjacent niche in the valley

48 Degrees North

Logging with Horse Power

Long before powerful skidders moved logs around the forest, draft horses did all the heavy lifting


Waltzing Montana by Mary Clearman Blew

“Waltzing Montana” is inspired by the legendary horseback-riding nurse Edna McGuire who lived from 1885 until 1969 on a sheep ranch in central Montana


Kids by Nature

10 ways to get kids out into our big, beautiful backyard


Health at Huck’s

Inspired by her father, Madisen Cross and Kyle Duty relocated their juice and smoothie bar called Huck’s Place last year to Central Avenue in Whitefish where they carry on a legacy of food as medicine


Finding Steven

When Shelley Giebeig first learned of Cliff Doe — one of Flathead County’s only unidentified deaths — she thought she might never learn his true identity. But then a DNA discovery helped crack the decades-old case.


The Way of the Wilderness

The landscape sheds and pathways open. Spring flows into summer with a delicate persistence. Which way through the wilderness?

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