Parks & Recreation


Missoula Parks and Recreation is proud to serve the citizens of Missoula with quality recreation programs, well-maintained parks and trails, and an abundance of open space lands. Missoula boasts more than 500 acres of city parkland, 26 miles of trails, 3,300 acres of conservation lands and 20,000 park and boulevard trees. 

Our mission is to ensure every Missoula neighborhood is well-served with parks and open space, recreational facilities, and bicycle and pedestrian access to the great outdoors. Join us for healthy fun at our two exciting water parks, or participate in our wide variety of youth and adult recreation programs.

Located in Currents Aquatics Center
600 Cregg Ln. in McCormick Park
Phone 406-721-PARK (7275)     
Email Us

 Register online for recreation and aquatics programs

  1. Stage II Fire Restrictions begin Friday on City Open Space

    Stage II fire restrictions will go into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, August 10, on City of Missoula open space and conservation lands, including Mount Sentinel, the North Hills, Mount Jumbo and all other City conservation lands. Read on...
  2. 7th Annual Doggie Dash slated for September 8

    Parks and Recreation and Missoula Animal Control invite you and your four-legged friends to the 7th annual Doggie Dash Pet Expo and Fun Run on Saturday, September 8, at Fort Missoula Regional Park West. Read on...
  3. Bike parks construction begins

    After completing a competitive bid process, the City has accepted a bid from Patterson Enterprises, Inc. a local contractor, to construct bike skills courses and associated site features in Bellevue and Syringa Parks. Read on...
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