Blue Mountain Recreational Area, Missoula

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  • Spent many hours hiking/snow shoeing in the area. Terrain varies from nice and flat -- easy hiking/walking to hilly and more challenging. Our go to New Years Day walking area.  more »
  • Riding the local urban bike trail, there were no signs when it ended. But I met and followed two locals pedaling to McKay Flats. A really nice ride in an urban area. They suggested riding over the hil...  more »
  • The Missoula Half-Marathon starts along Blue Mountain Road. It's beauty at 0600 in the morning with the sun glowing off the river is one the reasons we keep coming back. I'm sure it is just as pretty ...  more »

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