Leave no child inside this summer! Take your kids—even babies and toddlers— backpacking.
With the right preparation, gear and attitude, backpack trips can open new horizons for the entire family, says Bill Cook, a Montana Wild volunteer and father who took his three children backpacking in the American West and Switzerland.
Cook's free one-hour class set for April 4 at Montana Wild and will cover all you need to know about camping with children. The presentation begins at 6:30 p.m.
Montana Wild is located at 2668 Broadwater Ave., next to Spring Meadow Lake State Park off Highway 12 West. For more information call Montana Wild at 406-444-9944.