The Boom and Bust of the Eureka Christmas Tree Industry

Led by the town known as the ‘Christmas Tree Capital of the World,’ for decades Northwest Montana shipped more tannenbaums than anywhere else in the country

The Grand Architect of Kalispell

Fred Brinkman, with up to 100 structures to his name, including some of the town’s most recognizable homes and businesses, is perhaps more responsible for shaping Kalispell’s appearance than any other person

Singing Saws

It's uncommon to use a crosscut saw. It's rare to know how to tune one. Fred Flint is Northwest Montana's resident expert.

Snow Ghost Chalet

The chalet style may resonate with a jet-set lifestyle, but it has never lost touch with its rural, high-alpine European roots

The Endless Possibilities of Mixing Patterns

Mixing and matching is a great way to add punch to your space

Paddling Purists

Greg Morley established a human-powered ethos that keeps his business, Morley Canoes, and his family running strong, with his son now by his side in the workshop

Family, Forests & the Future

The Chrismans, stewards of hundreds of acres up the North Fork since 1958, have been recognized as the outstanding tree farmers of the year for the western United States

Old West with a Modern Flair

Bunkhouses once accommodated working cowboys, but this innovative version offers contemporary flourishes and comforts without losing the style’s traditional spirit

Abstract Concrete

Trevor Osburn uses concrete and salvaged materials to create furniture that is as beautiful as it is functional

Timeless Trends

Keep it simple and classy, and it will never go out of style

Montana’s Poet Laureate

A poem by Lowell Jager to commemorate a decade of the Whitefish Review

Innovating Education through Nature’s Blueprint

In its 14th year, the acclaimed Ravenwood Outdoor Learning Center has served more than 4,000 kids, and now it’s aiming to expand its offerings to adults and secure a permanent location

Eighty-Five Years of Green Thumbs

Hanchett Family Greenhouse, whose Flathead roots date back five generations to 1936, is ushering in a new era with the opening of an expansive retail facility

Treading Lightly

Builders employ innovative techniques to construct the distinctive North Shore Cabin on Flathead Lake with minimal disturbance to the land

Living Small in the Shadows of Giants

A village of tiny homes for rent at St. Mary Lodge & resort opens this summer