Post written by Cassandra Garrison, Real Estate Loan Specialist
Montana is known for its’ snow-capped mountains, winding rivers, vast plains, rugged badlands, and wide-open sky. I’ve travelled many places, but nothing seems to compare to being at home in Montana amongst our beautiful scenery and seeing our unique sunsets.
My love for exploring and adventure sprouted at a young age, seeded by two adventurous spirits – my mom and dad. My dad’s appreciation for history, especially Montana’s history, meant sharing stories with me about lost treasure, old mining towns, western outlaws – stories that fascinated me, and made places we visited in Montana seem almost magical as a kid.
My mom, being an outdoors woman, loves to explore new places, and share fun times together as a family.
Together we would spend most weekends during the summer as a family going somewhere new in Montana. It’s why I always looked forward to summertime.
It meant camping in the mountains underneath a star-studded sky where you can vividly see the Milky Way, floating the rivers, visiting historical sites, hiking into wilderness territory to discover old hidden mines and cabins – it was my wonderland as a kid, and I had the opportunity to explore it all growing up in Montana. Read more