Picking Wild Huckleberries on Big Mountain

It’s huckleberry picking season in Northwest Montana, and apparently not much has changed in 100 years. Year after year, each huckleberry season, people still talk about how plentiful and how large the huckleberries are. Look at what was said in the Daily Interlake in 1912. Aug. 14 – Huckleberries have been especially plentiful on the […]

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Marlene’s Homemade Huckleberry Jam Recipe

Nothing compares to the wholesome goodness of a jar of homemade huckleberry jam. Smelling the sweet fragrance of the fruit and knowing that you made it fresh yourself; that’s what I call a very satisfying moment. A moment when all of the hard work of home canning pays off.   _________________________ Summers are a time of abundance in Montana. My family and I […]

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