4th of July in MT

The 4th of July is always a time for celebration and relaxation. Whether you choose the low key family back yard barbecues, or getting rowdy with friends and fireworks, it’s a time to kick back and break from the daily drag. For me, this past 4th was particularly important due to it being my first […]

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Seasonal Yellowstone Information

Most of the roads in Yellowstone National Park are now open for the year! Last week I took one of our Subaru’s on a day trip through the park mainly just to check everything out before the tourist season kicks into gear. Currently the only road that is closed in the park is from Tower […]

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Getting lost – Montana’s Public Land

  One of the greatest and most valuable treasures we have here in the “Treasure State” are Montana’s public (and state) lands. This is truly the backbone of all true Montanans lifestyles; providing ample land to use, for free, to pursue whatever outdoor passions you may have. These pieces of land include BLM (Bureau of […]

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Do I really need bear spray in Yellowstone?

Yellowstone Hiker Found Dead, Grizzly Bear Suspected Unless if you want to get eaten, the answer is yes! Realistically, the odds are in your favor. That being said, Yellowstone is a WILD place- and anything can, and does happen. Please rent, rather than buy and throw out. You cannot fly with them in checked baggage […]

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Why do we upgrade tires on our rental Suburbans?

A couple weeks ago, our summer fleet of 2014 Chevrolet Suburbans arrived. Some had brand new 4-ply tires, and some had the standard Goodyear HP 4-ply factory highway tires. As per our routine, we replaced all of the 4-plies with premium Michelin 10-ply (load range E) tires. This process costs us A LOT of money. Being […]

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Snow tires on Bozeman rental cars

The Ultimate in Rental Car Winter Driving Safety Explore Rentals is the only rental car company in Bozeman, and pretty much the only one in the lower 48, that offers snow tires on our rental cars. So if you are looking for the safest way, and the safest rental car, to get from Bozeman to […]

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Tips to avoiding deer and wildlife collisions.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Tips to avoid deer-vehicle collisions, according to the American Automobile Association: Scan the road and shoulders ahead of you: Looking ahead helps provide enough reaction time if an animal is spotted. Also, remember some animals move in groups, so when there is one, there are usually more in the area. Use […]

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