Travel Blogs from Missoula, United States

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Move Over Bison The Patry's Are In Town!, Missoula and West Yellowstone, United States travel blog

Move Over Bison The Patry's Are In Town!

A travel blog entry by patry

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... our makeshift itinerary was Yellowstone National Park. It was 12 hours away! We had discovered there was a Yogi Bear's Jellystone campground in Missoula, Montana about 8 hours away. We asked the kids if they would rather do an 8 hour drive followed by a 4 ...

Wallmart Camping, Missoula MT, United States travel blog

Wallmart Camping

A travel blog entry by tidesinn

Missoula MT - Wallmart Camping This was our first "boondocking" experience - staying for free. We drove to a Wallmart here in Missould and did our grocery shopping and bought 2 new batteries for the RV in anticipation of having no hookups in Glacier. ...

TransAm - Day # 75, Missoula, United States travel blog

TransAm - Day # 75

A travel blog entry by jnelsonmdla

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... area. Today began, however, cool and dry. Everyone (seemingly) rides bicycles. Bicycle paths are a component of many streets in Missoula. Our Group members are now all looking forward to the end (Florence, Oregon) of the journey. Many, including me, ...

The Real Windy City, Missoula, United States travel blog

The Real Windy City

A travel blog entry by tchester

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... hours of our journey took a LONG time because we traveled so slowly around the mountain. It took us until 6:30 to reach Missoula, MT. We decided to forego the idea of driving to Glacier National Park on the advice of several locals. They all said it ...

Independence Day, or The Longest Trip Yet, Missoula, United States travel blog

Independence Day, or The Longest Trip Yet

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... 'll talk Sunday sometime, see what we can make work.  Mostly though what they have is their own life, chugging along here in Missoula, largely unaffected by this odd family that wants to pretend they live here for a month.   And so I spent my ...

Tradeoffs, Missoula, United States travel blog

Tradeoffs

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... transportation policy and the landscape it's spawned keeps big business and ridiculously unsustainable practices firmly entrenched. Even in Missoula, getting by without a car isn't always easy. In Northampton the challenges are even greater. We do the ...

Missoula on tap., Missoula, United States travel blog

Missoula on tap.

A travel blog entry by brandonibologna

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... driving back through the Tetons and Yellowstone, which would have taken hours, we drove north, strait through Idaho and headed to Missoula, Montana. On the way we stopped at a local brewery and sampled the spirits. Little did we know we would ...

Missoula vs. Northampton, or the Power of Citizens, Missoula, United States travel blog

Missoula vs. Northampton, or the Power of Citizens

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... in (for refrigeration, not music) meat-and-cheese market. And things are still growing.  Since I left ten years ago, Missoula has added: the aforementioned sprinkler park (plus two others), an outdoor water park with three slides and other attractions ...

'Travelers Rest' and Fly Fishing, Missoula, United States travel blog

'Travelers Rest' and Fly Fishing

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

... should be experts by now) I caught up with a friend and his wife from West Palm Beach. They have a place hear just outside of Missoula. They showed me around town, we had lunch and they took me by their place. It is a great little cabin on a 'picture ...

HOMESICK (And that's a *good* thing, Mom!), Missoula, United States travel blog

HOMESICK (And that's a *good* thing, Mom!)

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... - June, to be exact - that Joe decided he could also further his career while vacationing, by organizing a chamber music concert in Missoula. I mention this because it has very much colored the rhythm of our trip - most days Joe has had one rehearsal, ...

The Airstream Life, Missoula, United States travel blog

The Airstream Life

A travel blog entry by marshallandthom

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... , but have only refilled one tank for a total cost of $15. Last night we had homemade Tuscan sausages from the Missoula farmer's market and polenta with spinach and arugula salad. The night before we had fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and basil, fresh corn ...

On Buses, Missoula, United States travel blog

On Buses

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... impossible for me to ride. So, the afternoon of our dinner date, he went looking for a bike I could ride. One of Missoula's many marvelous nonprofits is Free Cycles, whose website offers, among many other services, "several styles of bikes to loan ...

Chillin' with hot rods in Missoula, Missoula, United States travel blog

Chillin' with hot rods in Missoula

A travel blog entry by mattersdorff

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It might have just been a stop off point between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks but Missoula proved a fascinating little city that threw up a few nice surprises and endeared us to itself with its friendly folk and lively nature. It's really ...

snow bowl, Missoula, United States travel blog

snow bowl

A travel blog entry by trippintay

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Today I went to snow bowl to hike down the hill. I rode the ski lift to the top of the mountain. It was my first time on a ski lift. Lots of fun! The ride up took longer than I thought it would. I had to jump of the lift when we got to the top. Then we ...

Missoula -- home of Grizzlies., Missoula, United States travel blog

Missoula -- home of Grizzlies.

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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... economic devastation in the Western states).  The main national training center for these specialized firefighters is in Missoula and the visitor center offers tours highlighting the history of the smokejumpers, their equipment and how ...

Musings on Habitat, Missoula, United States travel blog

Musings on Habitat

A travel blog entry by kirafiddle

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... . The peacefulness of the two beautiful bucks across the park, though - and the peaceful attitudes of so many of Missoula's residents - is almost assuredly a function of the abundant natural resources around here. We like to think that humans can be ...

The hike to the

The hike to the "L"

A travel blog entry by trippintay

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... two mountains in Missoula and one has an "L" on it for Loyola Catholic School and one has an "M" for the University of Montana, Missoula. We couldn't hike to the "M" because it caught on fire while we were in Glacier National Park. It was a very long ...

On to Montana!, Missoula, United States travel blog

On to Montana!

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

... of the year. We were sitting in their living room talking and it was still light out. We couldn't believe it when we realized it was almost 10pm. Montana is beautiful and Missoula is a rapidly growing town. We're looking forward to seeing more of ...

A visit with Yogi the Bear, Missoula, United States travel blog

A visit with Yogi the Bear

A travel blog entry by rvcraigers

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... the Smoke Jumper Center and got to see the jump plane, the training center and where jumpers prepare their packs.  The town of Missoula is a clean and beautiful city with lots of young people. We wanted to tube the river learned about it too late. ...

Modrejsi obloha, Missoula, United States travel blog

Modrejsi obloha

A travel blog entry by jaromir_mazak

... nelibi pocasi v Montane, pockejte deset minut. Nevim, jak to jde dohromady, ale pravda, behem naseho kratkeho pobytu ve meste Missoula jsme zazili modro i dest. Pobyvali jsem u cloveka, ktery o sobe tvrdil, ze je die-hard libertarian. Koupil si kus zeme, ...

Grand Teton / Impressions of Seminary, Missoula, United States travel blog

Grand Teton / Impressions of Seminary

A travel blog entry by csimpson

We enjoyed a long hike past Inspiration Point yesterday through Cascade Canyon, a glacial valley tucked between towering craggy peaks. The river in the canyon valley was flush with runoff from the alpine snow pack and wildflowers - purple asters, bright ...

catch up day, Missoula, United States travel blog

catch up day

A travel blog entry by 2jgstl

Today was a much needed "down" day.  It wasn't a very exciting birthday for Jim, but laundry got done, groceries got purchased, prescription meds refilled enough for the trip into Canada and Alaska, the car got a bath, and a windshield chip got ...

Missoula I Wish I Knewlla?, Missoula, United States travel blog

Missoula I Wish I Knewlla?

A travel blog entry by kgkacin

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... one fire wasn't enough, grabbed my gear while running to my car. I ended up at the Staggering Ox  http://staggeringox.com/missoula/  a block and a half down the street.  I got a remarkable ham and cheese melt with a side of Fava beans and ...

Last Day in Montana, Missoula, United States travel blog

Last Day in Montana

A travel blog entry by 10sandy

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... and great fun at the same time!  There are bike and walking paths all around the city.  Quite a nice little city Missoula. We also learned that there is a bike trail that goes along the old railroad beds (that have been refurbished) and it goes ...

Missoula Motel, Missoula, United States travel blog

Missoula Motel

A travel blog entry by alanhopkins

... ones clearly have been done by someone’s uncle like takeaway menus in England. We reached Montana and our stop off point of Motel 6 Missoula around 8pm as the sun was setting. It’s one of those Motels you see on TV, two tier things with hicks ...

Look-See Day in Missoula, Missoula, United States travel blog

Look-See Day in Missoula

A travel blog entry by havervwilltravl

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... for us "country mice"; but then again almost any place with a major university probably will be.  I suppose other than that Missoula would be a great place -- They even have their own Montana Mule Days tomorrow just south of here; now, how ...

On the Road Again!, Missoula, United States travel blog

On the Road Again!

A travel blog entry by cbnight

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... nbsp;  Stopped at the Lochsa Lodge to check it out and will consider staying there on another trip.  Arrived in Missoula about 5. Had dinner in a wonderful restaurant - Ciao Mambo, a must stop if in Missoula.  Finished the day at ...

Drive to Glacier: Part I, Missoula,  United States travel blog

Drive to Glacier: Part I

A travel blog entry by matthew.stinson

... to Glacier. We were only going about halfway, sicd we lost a day in Yellowstone and had to make it up somewhere. We stopped in Missoula Montana at a realy cheap, modern, and nice motel 6. We watched movies all day and went to sleep. It was a recovery/lazy ...

My wheels keep going round, Missoula, United States travel blog

My wheels keep going round

A travel blog entry by charleslamb1985

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As you may or may not know, I've decided to cycle across the USA this summer. Seemed like a different way to get to the other side. Though I'd originally intended to do the whole thing self supported, none of my mates wanted to do it, so rather than ...

Montana, Missoula, United States travel blog

Montana

A travel blog entry by teasertool

10.30am... still not packed, clothes just been washed all creased to buggery now, check out in 30 mins and need a shower. Rushed around, apologised for being late checking out (seems to be happening a lot) and left. I was going to make my way down to ...

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