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 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.

What's New:
600 Cregg Ln. in McCormick Park  •  Email Us  •  Phone 406-721-PARK (7275)
  1. Currents Aquatics Center open Memorial Day, Splash Montana opening day postponed

    Currents Aquatics Center will be open regular hours on May 27-29, and from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30. Read on...
  2. User-made trails on open space closed to prevent erosion, other impacts

    Conservation lands managers are closing some unofficial "user-created" trails on City Open Space this spring to reduce impacts on conservation lands. Read on...
  3. Pets In Parks: Where To Take Your Dog Off-Leash

    City ordinance requires that dogs be leashed in all City parks, commuter trails, sidewalks and public spaces, and owners must remove their pet's waste. See the link below for authorized off-leash areas. Read on...
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