Some of the more popular spots from which to go birding include Kelly Island, Rattlesnake National Recreation Area, Lee Metcalf Wildlife Refuge, Greenough Park, Maclay Flat/Blue Mountain Road, Mount Jump, the Kim Williams Trail, Pattee Canyon and along the Clark Fork River on US Interstate 90.

What types of birds might you see in Missoula and the surrounding nature areas? Woodpeckers, Blue Herons, flycatchers, Bald Eagles, and Osprey just to name a few.