About Missoula

Missoula, where the Clark Fork runs through it! Come visit this classic fly fishing city in Western Montana.

Missoula is a gateway to numerous world class fisheries: Blackfoot, Clark Fork, Bitterroot, Rock Creek and Missouri are all accessed out our backdoor. Not just fishing brings visitors, a lively downtown hosts local shops, watering holes, fine dining and family friendly attractions. Keep reading for recommendations on what to do and see while not on the water.

Things To Do

Must see, taste, try and experience…

Must See: Griz Game, Brennan’s Wave, National Bison Range, Local shops downtown on the Hip Strip and Higgins Street including the Missoulian Angler Fly ShopGoertzen Adventure Equipment world head quarters.

Taste: Big Dipper, Scotty’s Table, Shadow’s Keep, Plonk Wine Bar, The Break Espresso, Black Coffee Roasting, Dobi’s Teriyaki Food Truck.

Try: Big Sky Brewery, Kettle House Brewery, Montgomery Distillery, Charlie B’s Bar

Experience: Cedar Creek Spa; Sorella’s Day Spa, Wilma Theatre, Top Hat Lounge, Kettle House Amphitheater on the Blackfoot; Farmers Market, Clark Fork River Trail

Kids! Carousel, Dragon’s Hollow Park, Splash Montana, Current’s swimming pool.

Montana Escape at Trail's End

Welcome to the Montana Escape, a beautiful, modern townhouse thoughtfully designed and appointed with lovely furnishings. Situated on the Milwaukee Trail and minutes from the Good Food Store and Bayern Brewery, the Escape is just a short bike ride to downtown and local ski resort, Snowbowl, is only 20 minutes away.

The lofted living/dining/kitchen is full of light and inspiration. Put a steak on the grill, pour a glass of wine and watch the sunset from the deck of this Big Sky dream.

Other Accommodations

Double Tree Hotel – A great downtown option right on the Clark Fork river! Nice rooms, outdoor pool and a great bar/restaurant that overlooks the river. A fantastic fishing run directly in front of the hotel if you feel like getting more time on the water.

Holiday Inn Missoula Downtown – Located one block off of Higgins Street in the heart of Missoula. Within walking distance to restaurants, nightlife and kid friendly activities. Offers comfortable accommodations with many amenities.

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Thunder Hammer Fly Fishing

We provide custom guided fly fishing trips to suit every anglers needs.

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