Nestled in the heart of Western Montana, Missoula is a vibrant city that is home to approximately 100,000 people. Anchored by the University of Montana, Missoula thrives on the arts, sports, and just an all-around spirit of creativity. The area is home to many artists, writers, and other creative-types, and is known for celebrating diversity. The University of Montana Grizzlies are one of the biggest attractions in the area with the football team drawing more than 20,000 fans to home games. Tailgating is popular game-day activity, with fans gathering on the grassy lawns outside the stadium for an afternoon of drink, food and fun.
There are many reasons to celebrate this great town, and we’ll be sharing facts and features of our city that we love. There are so many new and exciting things happening in the Garden City, including a huge construction boom that is currently taking place, and we intend to chronicle a lot of these changes. So whether you love fishing on the banks of the Clark Fork River, or you’re just wanting to learn more about the area, you’ve come to the right place. Believe it or not there a ton of fun and exciting things to do here, despite what you may have heard about Montana!