Butte, MT

Never in all the places I have ever lived, have I seen as long a firework show as Butte puts on for July They shot off fireworks for over 4 hours and I mean the type of fireworks that light up the sky. It was almost unreal

Our Lady of the Rockies is a 90 foot statue in Butte, MT. I drive by it every time I go to Great Falls, MT.

Our Lady of the Rockies statue, Butte Montana--"The lady! The lady!Sean Patrick from the airplane window at age 2

Open Pit Copper Mine, Butte, Montana by Piedmont Fossil, via Flickr

Berkeley Pit an Open Pit Copper Mine, Butte, MT; this is a HUGE hole in the middle of town. it goes down forever it seems and the Ginormous minig trucks truly look tiny.

Butte, Montana - Home of Montana Tech, where one of my sons got his B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering.

Butte, Montana, my home town and home of Montana Tech, known for its Mining and Engineering curricula. This photo is taken from the vantage point of Tech looking East on Park Street toward uptown, just two blocks from my childhood home.

'Our Lady of the Rockies' stands 90' above the Continental Divide overlooking Butte, Montana, and is second only in size to the Statue of Liberty on Staten Island in New York. The wife of a devout Roman Catholic man became fatally ill.  The man vowed that if his wife survived, he would erect a statue of the Virgin Mary in gratitude for sparing her.  His wife healed completely; he kept his promise. This monument to his love and gratitude overlooks my hometown.

Our Lady of the Rockies- is a m) statue, dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, that sits atop the Continental Divide overlooking Butte, Montana.

Butte, MT - old mining town.  NOW called 'The FESTIVAL City' of Montana.  It's a mile high & a mile deep.

The Butte Pasty - Recipes for the Bounty of Our Harvest - General

The World Museum of Mining, Butte, MT

"Butte Hauntings, The World Museum of Mining: The Orphan Girl Mine

Fun Things to Do in Butte, Montana: Berkeley Pit

Fun Things to Do in Butte, Montana

Information about some of the fun activities you can take in while visiting historic Butte, Montana.

Jail House Coffee Shop, Butte, Montana - is housed in what was once the town jail.

Jail House Coffee Shop, Butte, Montana - is housed in what was once the town jail. Must have Megan and Justin take me here.

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