Bear Spirit Lodge

A Boutique Montana Bed and Breakfast Experience


Glacial Lake Missoula – A Living Geology Education! 

October 30, 2016

Western Montana is such an odyssey for learning about so many things, especially the natural environment. Over 12,000 years ago, during the last Ice Age, the glacial movement from the North created the mountains & brought with it great flooding. All the area was 2,000 feet under water. A great place to see the geological […]

Mission Mountains of Montana – A Last Great Place! 

August 31, 2016

The Mission Mountains Tribal Wilderness area is so vast & beautiful. It covers almost 92,000 acres. From the foothills around 4,000 feet to 10,000 high peaks, there is plenty to explore in these beautiful mountains. Avid hikers have been to the tallest peak, McDonald Peak, which is almost 10,000 ft high. A popular hiking spot […]

Great Horned Owls near Bear Spirit Lodge B&B 

July 31, 2016

“A wise old owl lived in an oak The more he saw, the less he spoke The less he spoke, the more he heard Why can’t we all be like that wise old bird?” The Great Horned Owls are abundant in the Mission Valley. They sit on high poles focusing on catching some food. They […]

Springtime Animal Babies in Western Montana near Bear Spirit Lodge 

May 20, 2016

The National Bison Range is abundant with Bison Babies! So many cute Bison Babies with their Mama Bison at the National Bison Range. Only 20 minutes from Bear Spirit Lodge, the Bison Range is splendid in green after a lot of spring rains. Pronghorn females are having their babies & hiding them in the tall […]

Mission Mountains, Waterfalls & Lucifer Lake & Bear Spirit Lodge B&B 

April 11, 2016

Spectacular, Unspoiled Nature! All around Bear Spirit Lodge, mountains & forests & beautiful views every season of the year. For those who like steep, craggy hikes, the hike to Elizabeth Falls (upper) & Lucifer Lake are for the strong in body, courage & spirit. (I took this picture on a helicopter ride over the top […]

Mission Mountains of Montana, Home of Bear Spirit Lodge B&B 

March 20, 2016

The Mission Mountains view from lane to Bear Spirit Lodge We are located only 5 miles on St. Mary’s Lake Rd. from MT Highway 93 & then 1/2 mile on a hard-packed gravel road into the forests. Come enjoy nature & hospitality at its finest! The Mission Mountains are a part of the Rocky Mountains […]