Which State Edged Out Montana for Having the Largest Yards?

How large (or small!) is an average home's yard in each state? It's a relatively simple question, but one which yields a massive range of answers. In fact, the yards in the highest-ranked state average almost 74,000 square feet, while those in the last-place state are a measly 4,300! It probably won't come as a shock to learn that Montana is right up near the top, landing at #2 on the list, but the #1 state seemed like a considerable underdog. Keep reading to learn which homeowners have the most outdoor room to roam on their property!

Enjoy a Meal, Benefit the Boys and Girls Club

On this Thursday, October 25, the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will be hosting its 48th annual Harvest Dinner to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of the Flathead Reservation and Lake County! From 4-6:30 p.m., stop by the church to enjoy a delicious meal of Swedish meatballs, potatoes, gravy, homemade lefse, salad and (of course) dessert.

Meals are just $10 per adult and $5 per child under 12 years old. If you would like to take your meal to-go, feel free to call ahead and place a take-out order at 406-883-5864. Take-out orders can be picked up after 3 p.m.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church is located at 409 4th Ave E in Polson.

Inaugural Fall Fest at Wayfarers!

Looking for a fun (and free) family event? Head over to Bigfork on Saturday, October 20 for the inaugural Fall Fest at Wayfarers State Park! The local Montana State Parks division is packing this event with tons of great activities, including a 3k fun run, a costume contest (for kids, dogs, and adults!), fall craft tables, educational games, a scavenger hunt, and more! It all kicks off at 11 a.m. with the start of the fun run, so be sure to arrive early to register!