New Heights

One of the most amazing things about the Greater Yellowstone region is how greatly different areas of the park contrast with other areas. One day you could be trekking past cacti and rattlesnakes and the next passing by 20 foot tall snowdrifts in the mountains. The fairly unpredictable weather made packing for day hikes a…

Home Sweet Home

Upon arriving in the West it immediately felt like we were in a completely different world. Unlike Pittsburgh International Airport, the airport in Billings, Montana had a maximum of maybe two gates and one quaint area for baggage claims. Men and women dressed in flannel and cowboy hats leaned up against their pickups outside waiting…

Take a Hike!

Hello and welcome to my blog! My name is Kaely Montgomery and I feel incredibly fortunate to say that I will be participating in the Yellowstone Field Study Program this summer. The second I discovered this program my heart was set. I knew I had to find a way to make it happen. I am…