With many Montanans gearing up to hit the road for the holidays, it's important to make sure that you're prepared.

Weather conditions in Montana can change rapidly. Even the most experienced drivers can have difficulty travelling in the winter.

It's a good idea to plan for the worst and have winter emergency travel kit handy. The Montana Department of Transportation has put together a list of items to take along if you plan on travelling during the winter months. The last thing you want to deal with is being unprepared.

Montana Winter Emergency Travel Kit