25 Things To Do in Missoula in Missoula, Montana

25 Things To Do in Missoula

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Rent A Bike And Go Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking in Missoula

There is nothing quite like enjoying the beauty of Montana on a bicycle. Explore the Rattlesnake recreation area or tour the old Hiawatha Rail Trail. ...Learn more

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Learn About Aerial Firefighting At The Smokejumper Visitor Center

Smokejumper Visitor Center

Learn about aerial firefighting at the Smokejumper Visitor Center. Smokejumpers are highly trained specialists who parachute into remote areas of nati ...Learn more

3

Explore The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

Missoula's Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is more than just a museum. It’s an experience that reveals the beauty, diversity and importance of elk countr ...Learn more

4

Raft The Famous Alberton Gorge

Raft the Alberton Gorge just outside of Missoula

Montana’s premier whitewater location is the Alberton Gorge, located just minutes from Missoula on the Clark Fork River. The Gorge is a beautif ...Learn more

6

Try Your Hand At Fishing

Fishing in Downtown Missoula

At the confluence of the Clark Fork, Blackfoot and Bitterroot Rivers, Missoula lives up to its name. Whether you prefer to fish from the banks of ...Learn more

7

Stroll the Riverfront Walking Trail

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A walk along the trail can take you past McCormick Park, the Old Milwaukee Depot, John H. Toole Park, Caras Park and other scenic treasures in Missoul ...Learn more

8

Take A Historical Walking Tour Of Downtown Missoula

Missoula Historic Downtown Walking Tour's Northern Pacific Train Car

Missoula has one of the state’s most extensive listing of properties and places on the National Register of Historic Places. A walk through downtown ...Learn more

9

Drink Some Local Beer At A Missoula Brewery

Local Beer From A Missoula Brewery

Do you favor a frosty mug of beer on the warm summer days, and a heart-warming porter or stout in the dead of winter? Then you’ll find yourself ...Learn more

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Show Your Team Spirit At A Local Game

Local Missoula Sports

Missoula is home to the Montana Grizzlies football, basketball, volleyball and soccer teams. Missoula is also home to the Missoula Maulers junior hock ...Learn more

12

Ride The Ponies At Parsons’ Pony Farm

Rider at Parson's Pony Farm

Most every little kid dreams of riding a pony, and at Parsons’ Pony Farm — just twenty minutes south of Missoula in Florence—that dream will ...Learn more

13

Check Out The Historical Museum At Fort Missoula

The Historical Museum At Fort Missoula grounds

The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula was established by community effort in 1975 to save what remained of original Fort Missoula, and to interpret t ...Learn more

14

Follow The Lewis And Clark Trail

Lewis and Clark Trail

Follow in the footsteps of the early explorers along US Highway 12 from Missoula, MT to Lewiston, ID. As you follow the same route that Lewis and Clar ...Learn more

16

Attend A Wine Tasting

Wine Tastings

Take a moment and enjoy a wine tasting while visiting Missoula.  There are a couple of wineries in town, as well as some beautiful locations that o ...Learn more

17

Play At Mobash Skate Park

Mobash Skate Park

Praised as one of the top 5 parks in the country, MoBash has over 15,000 square feet of skate area. Complete with various bowls, bank walls, terraced ...Learn more

18

Visit a Montana State Park

Montana State Parks Ponderosa Pine Tree

Take a day trip from Missoula to visit one of the many State Parks that are just a short drive outside of town. Montana’s State Parks are rich i ...Learn more

19

Explore Garnet Ghost Town

Garnet Ghost Town

Montana’s most intact ghost town was never built to last. Garnet endures along with the spirits of the rugged gold miners and their families who ...Learn more

21

Spend An Afternoon Or Evening At Caras Park

Caras Park in Downtown Missoula

Caras Park is Missoula’s town square and is the site for many exciting events such as: Out to Lunch Downtown ToNight Garden City River Rod Inter ...Learn more

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Check Out The Montana Natural History Center

The Montana Natural History Center

The mission of the Montana Natural History Center is to promote and cultivate the appreciation, understanding and stewardship of nature through educat ...Learn more

23

Relax In A Natural Hot Springs

Missoula Natural Hot Springs

Missoula is surrounded by natural hot springs; some commercialized, and some still in their natural state. Spend a day at Lolo Hot Springs swimming in ...Learn more

24

Check Out The Local Music Scene

Local Live Music In Missoula

There is something every night of the week in this talent-infused city. From acoustic solo performances to legendary rock and rollers, Missoula is the ...Learn more

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