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2014 - Blodgett Lake

12.5 Miles in with a gain of 2660 in elevation. This lake sits nestle ...

Updated: Sep 15, 2014 3:49pm EDT

2014 - Tin Cup Lake

4 day backpacking trip into Tin Cup Lake in the Bitterroot National Fo ...

Updated: Oct 03, 2014 2:42pm EDT

Trilobite Loop 2008

13 day trip: August of 2008, into the Bob Marshall Wilderness in Monta ...

Updated: Sep 21, 2008 5:19pm EDT

Sock Lake Loop 2006

8 day trip: July of 2006, into the Bob Marshall Wilderness in Montana. ...

Updated: Sep 20, 2008 7:34pm EDT

Your Bio

Welcome to our Gallery of Backpacking Trips! Our love of backpacking has led us over many trails throughout the mountains of Montana. We hope you will enjoy these photos, even though we are not professional photographers! We have tried to document our trips, trail’s and experiences.

"Respect and Enjoy the Wilderness!"

David Krause and Jodie Hooker
of Missoula, Montana

D.Krause@inbox.com - David
MT@ZootownRE.com - Jodie
406-542-9553 David / 406-239-7588 Jodie

Galleries

WTR Outfitters 2008

Jack and Karen Hooker (Jodie's parents) own WTR Outfitters in Ovando M ...

Updated: Jan 07, 2015 10:23am PST

Ward Mountain 2008

Day Hike to the top of Ward Mountain in the Bitterroot Selway Wilderne ...

Updated: Jan 13, 2009 2:46pm PST

Lake Como 2008

Overnight trip at Lake Como in the Bitterroot Valley. Dave’s father f ...

Updated: Sep 29, 2008 9:48am PST

Trilobite Loop 2008

13 day trip: August of 2008, into the Bob Marshall Wilderness in Monta ...

Updated: Sep 21, 2008 2:19pm PST

Bryan Lake 2008

Overnight trip to Bryan Lake in the Bitterroot Selway Wilderness in Mo ...

Updated: Aug 27, 2008 3:37pm PST

Big Salmon Lake Loop - 2007

9 day trip: July of 2007, into the Bob Marshall Wilderness in Montana ...

Updated: Aug 22, 2009 7:22pm PST

Sock Lake Loop 2006

8 day trip: July of 2006, into the Bob Marshall Wilderness in Montana. ...

Updated: Sep 20, 2008 4:34pm PST

Sand Lake - 2008

Updated: Oct 03, 2008 4:05pm PST

Lake Otatsy 2006

Three day trip into the Bob Marshall Wilderness. This was our first e ...

Updated: Oct 06, 2008 11:29am PST

Holland Lake 2005

OUR FIRST BACPACKING TRIP! Fall of 2005. This was the trip to decide ...

Updated: Oct 03, 2008 7:12pm PST

Pack Trip - 2004

Updated: Oct 09, 2012 5:33pm PST

Flowers & Food

We create all of our own backpacking food with a dehydrator. It is ni ...

Updated: Apr 03, 2009 7:02pm PST

Lost Horse Lake - 2008

Overnight trip.

Updated: Oct 14, 2008 5:54am PST

Big Creek Lake - 2009

3 day trip over the Fourth of July 2009 in the Bitterroot Mountains so ...

Updated: Oct 14, 2009 3:01pm PST

Chinese Wall 2009

14 day loop around the Chinese Wall from the Silvertip Trailhead. Thi ...

Updated: Sep 13, 2009 2:42pm PST

BEAR - Food Hanging System

This is The "BEAR" System! "Backpacking Enthusiasts And Recreation ...

Updated: Jun 15, 2009 8:44pm PST

ScapeGoat Mountain Loop 2010

14 day loop around Scapegoat Mountain, this was a very agressive 110 m ...

Updated: Sep 23, 2010 11:32am PST

Rattlesnake Wilderness Lp - 2012

Three day backpacking loop through the Rattlesnake wilderness, I had a ...

Updated: Jul 10, 2012 5:39am PST

Grey Wolf Peak -2012

This was an overnight trip into the Mission Mountains, to hike up Grey ...

Updated: Aug 09, 2012 2:48pm PST

Hiawatha Bike Trail

Updated: Oct 09, 2012 5:37pm PST

Labor Day 2012

Updated: Oct 08, 2012 8:38am PST

Jodie's Birthday 2012

I cannot think of a better way to spend a birthday weekend but to be o ...

Updated: Oct 09, 2012 9:37am PST

Favorites

Updated: Feb 25, 2013 2:31pm PST

Dirty Dash / Team Dirty Hooker

2012 - Missoula's Dirty Dash 5k fun run!! This year Zootown Real Esta ...

Updated: Sep 19, 2012 12:35pm PST

Dale

All for Sale!!

Updated: Aug 19, 2013 8:21pm PST

Warm Springs Trip - 2013

Quick overnight trip, that was quite wet!!

Updated: Jun 12, 2013 4:18pm PST

Necklace Lakes -2013

4 day trip over Fourth of July Weekend! Excellent weather and lots of ...

Updated: Jul 18, 2013 3:23pm PST

Baker Lake - 2014

Fourth of July (2014) backpacking trip! Couldn't make it to the lake ...

Updated: Jul 14, 2014 4:42pm PST

Sayulita Mexico Vacation

Vacation in Mexico! (December 3rd thru the 12th 2013) What a wonderf ...

Updated: Dec 17, 2013 12:13pm PST

Skiing - 2014

Updated: Feb 23, 2014 7:16pm PST

2014 - Tin Cup Lake

4 day backpacking trip into Tin Cup Lake in the Bitterroot National Fo ...

Updated: Oct 03, 2014 11:42am PST

Lake Como - 2014

April 26th and 27th 2014: Little early for camping in Montana in many ...

Updated: Sep 15, 2014 11:22am PST

2014 - Blodgett Lake

12.5 Miles in with a gain of 2660 in elevation. This lake sits nestle ...

Updated: Sep 15, 2014 12:49pm PST