We had the pleasure of enjoying a 10-day vacation in Montana visiting Harry's sister, Gloria, and her family before beginning our 2011 Home Assignment. The landscape was SO different from the flat-as-a-pancake Netherlands; we loved it!!
In 1863, gold was discovered in Alder Gulch. This brought on "the rush." Two months later, William Ennis homesteaded the site along the Madison River that quickly became the town of Ennis, where we are now.