There is no better smell than pine trees. They have a distinct scent that is both calming and exciting. The scent of pines is a soothing one, but it also smacks of a wilder time, a wilder place.
Granite Peak. Photo by Brent Zundel.
Unsettled rain clouds swirled around the Gallatin Valley and the Absarokas south of Livingston belched smoke into the surrounding air as Chris, Brian and I fled Bozeman last Friday evening.