A steep switchback trail from behind the football stadium, forged in the early 1900s by local university students, leads up to a...
Snowbowl Ski Area
Advanced skiers love Snowbowl Ski Area , 17 miles north of Missoula, for its 2600ft vertical drop - one of the steepest in the USA.
Andean trekking, Amazon exploring and multisport itineraries; reputable agency that uses bilingual guides, family-run hotels and local...
Iron Horse Brewpub
Rather swanky for a brewpub, the Iron Horse includes a plush upstairs bar complete with a saltwater aquarium. It's popular with students...
Fabulous organic coffee and tea, sink-your-teeth-into-'em sweets and yummy breakfasts are all staples at this revered Missoula...
Lonely Planet review
Montana and fly-fishing go together like ham and eggs. This is where Montana's most famous movie, A River Runs Through It, was set (although it was filmed outside Bozeman) and the area around Missoula has some of the best angling in the state. Rock Creek , 21 miles east of Missoula, is a designated blue-ribbon trout stream and the area's best year-round fishing spot.