History

Some history on smokejumpers…wildfire heroes

The history of smokejumpers goes way back. Take a

An interesting historical trap patent

Did you know that an “animal trap” in

Weeding out the bad stuff on Dandelions

Dandelions aren’t so bad.  Apparently, they

A Knowledge Nugget of Montana History

Glacier National Park on Facebook recently posted

Montana Historical Photo of the Day: Elk Park

It’s always cool to see old school pictures

Lewis & Clark Depart St. Louis on this day 214 Years Ago

Here’s a knowledge nugget–on May 14, 1

Armstead, Montana in the 60s [VIDEO]

Here is a trip down memory lane for some. Armstead

Celebrating the Artistry of Historic Firearms (by Brett French)

There is a small group of mostly Montana craftsman

Montana History: The Beginning of Bigfork

Learning about the history of Montana is awesome t

Replicating History (with Colonel Smoothbore) 9.15.16

Firearms development in the 20th Century occurred

PCC Not PC

Patriot Thoughts (with Colonel Smoothbore)

Having celebrated Patriots Day this past week, I t

PCC Not PC

Own a Bit of History (with Colonel Smoothbore)

The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) origin

History in Billings’ Backyard: Brett French Radio Show Preview

Just downstream from Billings’ popular Riverfr

Bike the Historic Route of Hiawatha

Located just off I-90 on the Idaho Montana border,

Ancient Hunting Camp Discovered Underwater in Great Lakes

“Deep below the surface of Lake Huron, scuba

Sheep + Treadmill = Power

Can you imagine going to charge your laptop and he

Inspirations From the Past – A look at a Classic American Revolver

Every once in a while I struggle a bit finding ins

On This Day in History…. March 26, 1832

“The mighty American Fur Company adopts the

American Genius – A Look at Semi-auto Pistols with Colonel Smoothbore

Last week we looked at early European semi-auto pi

Hunting Elk on Skis…With a Lasso!

If it sounds crazy, that is because it is. But, it

Early European Semi-auto Pistols

The first semi-auto handguns had their beginnings

Photographer Arron Booth Shares Images of Southwest Montana

Arron Booth has been capturing fantastic images of

In Memory of Kennedy, Here is his Fish Chowder Recipe

Today our nation is remembering former president J

Bannack Living History Days This Weekend

If you have ever wondered what it would be like to

Happy Labor Day Weekend!

Happy Labor Day Weekend from the crew at Montana O