The Tribe’s Top Tips for visiting an RV show!

Use an rv show experience to see what it is like to spend some time in an rv! ourtravelingtribe.com

Whether you are a fulltime RVer, a weekend warrior, or just want to find out what all the hype is about ‘rving’, visiting an rv show can be a great way to spend a day (or three!). You can check out some of the fabulous new floorplans out there, find out what new amenities are […]

Wise Wonders Children’s Museum in Billings, MT

The Bean Box at the Wise Wonders Children's Museum in Billings, MT, was fascinating to all my tactile kids! ourtravelingtribe.com

The Tribe (at least the younger members) recently had the opportunity to visit Billings, Montana’s new children’s museum!  Wise Wonders Children’s Museum was opened earlier this year in downtown Billings, as an up and coming museum, it is already a much appreciated addition to what Billings has to offer it’s younger residents and visitors! The […]

Visiting Fort Missoula in Zootown, Montana…

Fort Missoula offers a fun step back in time in western Montana. ourtravelingtribe.com

Missoula, Montana, is located halfway between Yellowstone National Park and Glacier National Park.  This college town of approximately 70,000 people is nicknamed Zootown (for both loving and not-so-affectionate reasons).  Missoula is considered a whitewater mecca by kayakers, by summer, and  a ski haven for winter sporters.  For our family of Montana lovers, we appreciate Missoula […]

The family-friendly Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Missoula, MT…

Learn about more than the elk at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation in Missoula, Montana! ourtravelingtribe.com

Missoula, Montana is conveniently located halfway between Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park, and is a popular overnight stay for many RVers visiting the 2 parks.  But more than an overnight stop, Missoula offers some fun places to visit for families, and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is an educational, family friendly, and interesting […]

What to do and see at the National Bison Range in western Montana

Gorgeous drive in the National Bison Range in Montana. ourtravelingtribe.com

The National Bison Range is located in western Montana, just an hour northwest of Missoula, Montana. Established in 1908 by Theodore Roosevelt, this refuge is designated as a safe region for the maintenance of a herd of bison (currently numbering about 350 animals!).  And while the refuge is maintained for the preservation of bison, many […]

Pompey’s Pillar National Monument, Billings, Montana…

Pompey's Pillar, near Billings, MT, is a fun and gorgeous stop for all ages! ourtravelingtribe.com

We have been to Billings, Montana, many, many times, but our family had never been to Pompey’s Pillar National Monument, just 25 miles east of Billings, until recently!  In fact, we didn’t even know it was there until a couple of years ago. Pompey’s Pillar is the location where William Clark (of Lewis & Clark […]

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center, Great Falls, MT…

Learn about portaging around the great falls at Great Falls, MT, at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center. ourtravelingtribe.com

The Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center in Great Falls, MT is a fabulous destination for all ages.  Our family has always been fascinated with the L&C Expedition, and this center is a fabulous overview of their trip to explore the northwest and to try to find a water passage to the Pacific ocean. This 25,000 […]

Giant Springs Fish Hatchery & State Park, Great Falls, MT…

The spring fed pond at Giant Springs is beautiful, and home to huge fish! ourtravelingtribe.com

In Great Falls, MT, one of our favorite stops is the Giant Springs State Park and Fish Hatchery!  Located right on the Yellowstone River, near the ‘great falls’, and a mere half mile from the Lewis and Clark Discovery Center, the hatchery and park are a great place to stop for a picnic lunch between […]

CM Russell Museum – Great Falls, MT…

Charlie Russell's Exalted Ruler painting in the CM Russell Museum in Great Falls, MT. ourtravelingtribe.com

When we are visiting Montana, a jaunt to Great Falls is always a popular day trip.  There are several great stops there that are both educational and enjoyable! On one of our recent visits, we spent a few hours at the CM Russell Museum complex, and it was a hit! If you have even passed […]

Why you should buy a Texas State Parks Pass…

We love Texas State Parks, and the Texas State Parks Pass makes visiting them super affordable! | ourtravelingtribe.com

There are so many incredible things to see and do in Texas, and many of those are within Texas State Parks!  There are over 90 Texas State Park locations.  Many of those locations charge a day use fee, which is a per person fee (as opposed to per vehicle).  As reasonable as those fees are, […]