Give Big Gallatin Valley

Patrick Cross

The ABWF has been invited to participate in this year’s upcoming day of fundraising, Give Big Gallatin Valley! The 24 hour event happens from 6pm April 30th through 6pm May 1st. The ABWF will be on hand at REI in Bozeman on April 30th and encouraging everyone to give to their favorite local organization. We’re hoping to raise funds to … Read More

Pint Night at Sam’s Taproom in Red Lodge

Patrick Cross

Join the ABWF for Beer and Trivia, 5-9 p.m. Tuesday night at Sam’s Taproom in Red Lodge. Red Lodge Ales donates a portion of the proceeds from each beer sold to the ABWF, so come thirsty or just make a donation! We’ll also be carrying on the tradition of doing A-B Wilderness and Forest Service trivia for your entertainment. We … Read More

A Book Release Party @ Tumbleweed Cafe for the new Atlas of the A-B Wilderness!

Patrick Cross

Friday, December 13, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Voices from Yellowstone’s Capstone: A Narrative Atlas of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness is arriving, and we’re taking it on TOUR! Meet the editors, authors and artists at a book release event near you! At the Tumbleweed Bookstore and Cafe in Gardiner, Hank Rate and April Craighead will be reading from their work, then … Read More

The Call of the Wilderness-40 Years of the Absaroka-Beartooths

Patrick Cross

The Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Area celebrates its 40th Anniversary in 2018! Despite all the superlatives most of us use to describe this expansive, beautiful, and eminently wild place, it remains largely unknown relative to neighboring Yellowstone National Park. And that’s probably a good thing! Come find out more about the history, the geography, the ecology, and ultimately the future of this … Read More

Nichols Creek Trail Dedication

Patrick Cross

The Nichols Creek Trail is now COMPLETE and runs for 4.25 miles from the lower parking lot of Red Lodge Mountain ski area down to the West Fork Road. It is a true multi-use trail, to be shared by foot traffic as well as horses and mountain bikes and XC skiers! The Nichols Creek Trail has been a joint effort … Read More

Fun Run 2018

Patrick Cross

This is the 15th Annual Fun Run for Charities which is a major fundraiser for the ABWF! Donate through the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation’s website. All donations are matched!


Linus Metzler

Join us at Sam’s for some beer.