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Helena Santa Sightings 2017

Helena, Montana | Where can you find the Jolly Old Elf this holiday season? Check out the list below to locate Santa. Thursday, December 7 – East… Read more »

Holiday Gift Giving: Locally Made

Traveling & Shopping Local This weekend, local Montana artists came together for Helena’s first-annual holiday MADE fair. The ULTIMATE celebration of local and regional artists and makers,… Read more »

History Comes Alive on the Helena Walking App

Visit Helena Montana is excited to launch an updated release of Helena Walking Tour app for Apple and Android smart phones. The new Helena Walking Tour app… Read more »

Montana Wild Fires & What To Do in Helena

Wild fires are not uncommon in Montana. This season, Montana has been affected by wild fires and smoky air in the Pacific Northwest region. The air quality… Read more »

Helena Hiking Challenge

By Heidi O’Brien When the snow melted in Helena’s South Hills Trail system this spring over seventy miles of single track opened up to recreation, yet I… Read more »

By Emmie Bristow From the hundreds of tarantulas Indiana Jones fought in Raiders of the Lost Ark, to the thousands of spiders Ron Weasley was afraid of… Read more »

A Trip Back in Time with Last Chance Wagon Rides

By Emmie Bristow As a sixth generation Montanan, I was raised around many ranch-hands. I have a long list of relatives who’ve worked in ranching, including my… Read more »

Helena’s Historic Walking Tours Historic Walking Tours of Helena are available Sunday afternoons this summer at 2:00 pm. $5/person and children are free, cash only. Tours are hosted by the… Read more »

Best Montana Vacation Destinations: 10 Things to Do in Helena

Top 10 Things to Do in Helena, Montana Located in southwest Montana, Helena is a beautiful getaway spot—a capital city that embraces its past but gives travelers… Read more »