I spent my first time in Montana in Great Falls. I stayed with a close friend, her husband and son. The purpose of my visit was to spend time with this family. Montana exceeded my expectations.
I spent most of my time on the Malmstrom Air Force Base where my friend lives. She gave me a tour of the self-sustaining city. I have never spent so much time on base, but I loved the experience because it is very unique. I like how everything you need is within a half of a mile of your neighborhood. It is safe and well-maintained.
If you are in the area, visit the following two places:
P.S. I spent quality time (sneaking them food under the table & watching them on potty breaks) with their two GSP (German Shorthaired Pointer) dogs and Yorkie....
Enjoy the photos :)