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Mike Parent's Snapshots

  1. Steward and Belmont mine headframes

    Snapshot Title: Steward and Belmont mine headframes
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Lighted Steward (left) and Belmont mine (right)



  2. Newest pit - Continental

    Snapshot Title: Newest pit - Continental
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    This pit is still operating at the foot of the Continental Divide. It isn't filled with water like the nearby famous Berkley Pit. The copper ore deposits can be seen in gray below the waste rock.



  3. Travona Mine

    Snapshot Title: Travona Mine
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Lighted at night. This was Butte's oldest mine at the entrance to the city from Intersates 15 and 90



  4. Anselmo mine and Northwest Little League field

    Snapshot Title: Anselmo mine and Northwest Little League field
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Scene of the Western Regional Little League girls softball tournament, Jim Scown field sits at the base
    of the 4000 foot zinc, copper mine which goes underneath the field. The kids played ball here w...



  5. Don't Come Knocking film location

    Snapshot Title: Don't Come Knocking film location
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    400 block of north Alabama scene was the setting of a good portion of Wim Wenders, Sam Shepard, and Jessica Lange 2005 movie



  6. Lighted headframe - Mountain Con 1 mile deep

    Snapshot Title: Lighted headframe - Mountain Con 1 mile deep
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Twighlight on the "Richest Hill on Earth" Butte MT
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    A lighting project has lit many of the headrames in red LEDs to make the hill a glow at night.



  7. Digger's #1 fan

    Snapshot Title: Digger's #1 fan
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    and why they lose



  8. Carroll's #1 Fan

    Snapshot Title: Carroll's #1 Fan
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Why they win



  9. fun in the sun

    Snapshot Title: fun in the sun
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    why watch the game?



  10. Digger Sign by Panisko "08

    Snapshot Title: Digger Sign by Panisko "08
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    The painter's name, wow!



  11. Charley Oredigger's not all there

    Snapshot Title: Charley Oredigger's not all there
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    we are number one



  12. Mixed feelings

    Snapshot Title: Mixed feelings
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Not everybody is happy with the view



  13. What game?

    Snapshot Title: What game?
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Who's watchin a stoopid game



  14. Listening to the game like my pal

    Snapshot Title: Listening to the game like my pal
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    in my new Pepsi bottle



  15. Action Photographer????

    Snapshot Title: Action Photographer????
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Hey game went the other way Denim



  16. BABB

    Snapshot Title: BABB
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    Building a better beaver



  17. Ouch!

    Snapshot Title: Ouch!
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    or yawn??



  18. Hogie

    Snapshot Title: Hogie
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    are we winning yet??



  19. Rufus and Pals

    Snapshot Title: Rufus and Pals
    Taken by: Mike Parent

    Image: Carroll vs Montana Tech football game Sat. Nov. 1st in Butte
    Image Owner: Mike Parent



    Description:

    friends