End Of Season

2016

2016

October

Leif Haugen & Kjell Petersen photos

 

Ceraunophilia

2016

2016

August

Ceraunophilia:  (n)

A condition common in people who

staff lookouts of loving thunder and lightning

and finding storms intensely beautiful..

 

Mark Hufstetler & Kjell Petersen photos

 

Lookout Abstracts

2016

2016

August

 

Thank you Mark Hufstetler

for this alternative view

of the lookout world.

 

Lookout Skies

2016

2016

August

 

"Clouds come floating into my life,

no longer to carry rain or usher storms,

but to add color to my sunset sky."

Rabindranath Tagore

 

Beth Hodder photos
Debo's Baptiste LO Blog

2016

2016

August

 

 "Hours spent on a lookout

do not tally against your allotted

time on earth."

TheLookoutLama

 

Debo Powers photos
 Flathead NF Volunteer Lookout Orientation @ Cooney LO

2016

2016

June

Board Members Nancy & Cathy

Kjell Petersen photos

Ready For Staffing

Todd & Debo Gettn' High

Volunteers & Staff

Leif Time

  Baptiste Lookout Open for the Season

2016

2016

July

That View Never Gets Old

That's A Lot Of Steps!

The View Never Gets Old

 

"Although mountains 

belong to the Nations,

mountains belong to people

who love them".

Dogen

 

The Reason for the Season

July

2016

Lady Grouse On Alert

Evening Glow Over St Nick

Final Rays

 

"Who can leap the world's ties

and sit with me

among the white clouds?"

Gary Snyder

 

Barb Penner photos

Picnic Table Maintenance

  Moments from Firefighter Lookout

2016

2016

July

That View Never Gets Old

A Fresh Coat of Paint

Sunset Reflection

Morning Fog on the Reservoir

Harebell Glow

 

"Then I'm alone in a glass house on a ridge encircled by chiming mountains with one sun roaring through the house all day and others crashing through the glass all night, conscious even while sleeping."

Philip Whalen

 

August

2016

ZenRock Grouse

Hey Bear - Move Along!

Perfection

 

"How the gravity of Nature and her silence startles you; when you stand face to face with her, undistracted, before a barren ridge or in the desolation of the ancient hills"

Goethe

 

Sky Fire

Kjell Petersen photos
McGuire Condition Assessment

2016

2016

May

Board Members Nancy & Cathy

Photos courtesy
Don Stolte & Chuck Manning

Assessing the Interior

Thank Goodness for Signs

 Welcome Sign

Hard To Imagine Fire Season

 
Reflections from Jumbo Lookout
Amy Rae Pearson
 
All Rights Reserved
Benefit Brews Night

 Happy NWMT/FFLA Staffers & Friends

2016

May

KBC Staff---Ross, Montana, Lacey & Nathan

What Goes Better With Brews

2016

2016

May

Sharing Stories & Toasts

Tall Tower Tales

Raffle Winner - Betty Violette - Congrats!

Kjell Petersen photos

KBC's Nathan Drawing The Raffle Winner

Give Local Flathead

2016

2016

May

Barb & Steve Penner Staffing NWMT Display

Board Members Nancy & Cathy

Board Member Rick Ready To Share

Springtime At Firefighter

Winter Losing Its Hold

2016

 Patiently Waiting For Another Watching Season

Transition Time

Glacier Lilies Abound

Kjell Petersen Photos

May

Baptiste Memories

 Breakfast Aromas

Huckleberry Delights

2016

Uncertain Skies

April

2016

    Pioneer Ridge Smoke

 Between the Clouds

Inside the Glass House

2016

 

Photo sets above and below

courtesy of Mark Hufstetler, NWMT/FFLA

member and FS lookout volunteer.

Reflections on Baptiste Lookout

 Montana Journal 

 

 

 

 

"If you ever want your soul

to dance in the clouds,

you will at some point

have to juggle lightning

and taste thunder".

Christopher Poindexter

 

April

Season Changes - Time to Relax

Brews For Benefits

 The Happy NWMT/FFLA Staffers

 Thanks Girly, Brendan & Kristin!

2016

 Going to be a busy 2016

April

2016

Libby is always kind to us!

 The Libby Crowd is always happy

 Awesome Hospitality Sarah Sorenson

Cap Faux Pas

2016

April

Spring At Cooney

2016

 Cooney Slumber

 Stairway to the Sky

 Waiting to Rumble

Kjell Petersen

Kjell Petersen

Kjell Petersen

 

"How glorious a greeting

the Sun gives the Mountains!".

John Muir

 

2016

March

 

"Life seems neither long or short,

and we take no more heed to save time or make haste than do the trees and stars.

This is true freeedom, a good practical sort of immortality".

John Muir

 

 Railing Icicles

Kjell Petersen

Community Tap Night

 NWMT-FFLA Tamarack Event Staff

 Tamarack Brewing Company Staff

2016

February