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Finding Fall Foliage

Posted by Kali Gillette on Aug 17, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Bozeman sits in the middle of some magnificent mountain ranges: the Bridger Range, Gallatin National Forest, the Absarokas and the Spanish Peaks. Each area is slightly different, but the one common denominator is a splendid mix of trees, creating a fall display of color offset by the deep greens of the coniferous trees.

It’s not hard to find huge patches of orange, yellow and red leaves, and you have the option of hiking or driving through the splendor. Look for aspen, larch, and cottonwood for the golden hues, birch, and maple for red and orange colors, and keep watch for the chokecherries whose leaves turn a deep shade of purple.

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Topics: Fall, Sightseeing

Iconic Bozeman: Country Bookshelf

Posted by Kali Gillette on Aug 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM

I have a special place in my heart for bookstores. When I was young, I had a real concern about the world running out of books and music. I had to rationally remind myself that as long as people kept writing, we wouldn’t run out. I love to peruse the titles, read the back cover and check out the author. I don’t always find something I can’t live without, but am thrilled when I do.

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Topics: Shopping, Sightseeing

Iconic Bozeman: The Ellen Theatre

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 11, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Since 1919, The Ellen Theatre marquee has advertised variety shows, silent movies, musicians, comedians, revues and school bands. During its heyday, the theater hosted legends such as ventriloquist Edgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthy and Vivian Vance, most well-known for playing Ethel Mertz on “I Love Lucy.”

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Topics: Insider, Events, Culture, The Arts

What Makes Bozeman a Great Art Community

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 4, 2017 8:15:00 AM

Art is a (very) big deal in Bozeman. The area alone is inspiring with big skies and mountain vistas in every direction. The culture of the town also play a huge part of the thriving art community in Bozeman. Art begets art, and in this town, people love it.

Whether you are a collector, an admirer or an aspiring artist yourself, you’ll find an outlet to satisfy your creative side.

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Topics: Insider, Culture, The Arts