Brett French Presents: Rocks are the stars at Red Lodge Mountain
By angelamontana

Posted: February 27, 2020

There is a limestone rock formation visible along one of Red Lodge Mountain’s runs that provides an incredible backdrop for skiers and snowboarders. Called the Palisades, the fin of rocks is the result of an ancient sea bed being thrust upward during mountain building millions of years ago. The run, also named Palisades, leads to one of Red Lodge Mountain’s high speed lifts. So it’s easy to see why this area of the hill is so popular. To read more about Red Lodge Mountain and its unique rock formation, check out my story at

(Written by Brett French – Outdoors Editor for the Billings Gazette/Montana Untamed)