The beautiful and rugged city of Missoula is the place to be this fall. Missoula is both hip and trendy, and undeniably beautiful, perfect the avid nature enthusiast in you. Missoula is a getaway destination nothing short of rejuvenating, so pack a jacket and some hiking boots, and get ready to fall in love with Montana all over again. Take advantage of these final months of autumn, and experience Montana without the packed summer crowds. The Blue Mountain Bed and Breakfast is nestled on a peaceful mountainside. There’s no better place to start your journey than sitting amongst the Ponderosa Pines and meditative water gardens at our Missoula Bed and Breakfast. We’re here waiting for you, so book your fall getaway with us today. Continue reading
Though we’re sad to see what has been a remarkable summer in Montana come to an end, we are definitely looking forward to some cooler weather, and maybe even a little rain. The wildfires this summer have been extreme, and have definitely impacted many of Montana’s communities. Despite this, the mountains are already showing hints of their colorful autumnal hues, and there is no better time to plan a getaway to Missoula. Here, you’ll find large stretches of untouched wilderness. As the air continues to cool, we’ll soon be surrounded by fall’s hallmark hues of crimson, orange, yellow, and green. Take advantage of this incredible fall weather, and book your room with us today.
Are you into trying new things and want to go on exciting adventures? Then Missoula is the destination for you! Whether your adventure is a simple hiking trip into the wilderness, or something a bit more extreme and adrenaline-fueled, you will definitely find what you’re looking for here. When you’re done with your adventures for the day, Missoula’s a great place to relax. Missoula’s reputation as a hip and trendy, yet laid back destination, is perfect for adventurous couples and thrill-seekers alike. Unwind with a delicious, cold craft beer, enjoy a locally-sourced meal, or take in some vibrant and local live music. When it’s time to rest and prepare for your next adventure, the Blue Mountain Bed and Breakfast offers the finest accommodations in Missoula. Book your stay with us today! Continue reading
Summer is certainly off to a great start here in Missoula. With temperatures well into the 90’s for the foreseeable future, we’ll definitely all be looking for places to cool off and beat the heat. Luckily, in Missoula, there are plenty of places to enjoy the sun without overheating. In fact, Missoula was even once named the Best River Town in America by Outside Magazine. From popular swimming holes to kayaking and paddling on rivers and lakes, we have your guide to the best boating destinations and water holes in all of Missoula. Book your room at our Bed and Breakfast this summer, and come keep cool with us in Missoula. Continue reading
The spring and summer months in Missoula are perfect for getting outside and enjoying the splendid and abundant nature that surrounds us. Whether you venture into the Blue Mountain Recreation Area just behind our Inn, the Lolo National Forest, or anywhere else near the rugged town of Missoula, you’re sure to find untold treasures, spectacular views, and plenty of wild creatures along the way. In fact, the opportunities for wildlife watching in Missoula are unparalleled if you’re patient. Venture into the wilderness, and you might just find bald eagles, osprey, bighorn sheep, badgers, mountain goats, deer, and so much more. Our Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to begin your journey, with 20 private acres of wildlife habitat, directly bordering a national forest. Pack your binoculars and field guides, and book your room at our Missoula Bed and Breakfast today! Continue reading
Downtown Missoula, known for it’s interesting and unique artsy vibe, is an excellent place to spend some time during these cold winter months. So many of us tend to stay indoors, out of the harsh elements of winter, but we urge you to do exactly the opposite. Whether you’re looking for traditional winter activities, such as skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling of sledding, or whether you want to try you’re hand at something different, like a little dog sledding or ice fishing, Missoula is the place to be this snowy winter. It doesn’t matter what the weather does in Montana; there’s always something fun and exciting going on here. Book your room at our wonderful Bed and Breakfast, and experience Missoula’s winter wonderland firsthand. Continue reading
Another fall is beginning its descent upon Big Sky Country in Missoula, Montana. With the arrival of autumn, it’s time to start looking forward to spectacular fall displays. Tree-filled mountainsides are already showing hints of their dramatic colors. Soon, we’ll be surrounded by the vibrant crimsons, bursts of fiery oranges, and yellows standing against a backdrop of green, all of which make fall foliage season in Montana a truly stunning display. Though Montana may not be at the top of many lists when it comes to fall foliage displays, we assure you it is a stunning season to visit. Whether you want to enjoy the beauty of fall by foot or behind the wheel, you won’t have to go far. Book your room at our Missoula Bed and Breakfast today, and discover fall in Montana. Continue reading
It’s hard to believe that Labor Day is almost here, which means that the unofficial end to summer is just around the corner. In Missoula, though, there’s still plenty of days left for adventure in the beautiful outdoors. Missoula is a place where you’ll find miles upon miles of exhilarating biking adventures, whether on mountain trails or bike lanes and road routes. In fact, Missoula has been ranked a gold-level bike friendly city, and a Top 5 Large U.S. Cities for Biking. These distinctions reserved for a small handful of exceptional communities around the country. With a new trail opening near our Bed and Breakfast, now is a great time to come to Missoula for a mountain biking adventure. Book a room at our luxury Missoula Bed and Breakfast today. Continue reading
Golf on the greens of Missoula, Montana. With several golf courses in the immediate Missoula area (and more located nearby), players can find a course that will meet their golfing abilities. Choose from 9 or full 18-hole courses.
LARCHMONT GOLF COURSE
3200 Fort Missoula Road
Larchmont is an 18-hole championship golf course located in the heart of the Missoula valley. Well known for its immaculate playing conditions, large undulating greens, deep bunkers, and splendid mountain views. Larchmont traditionally is open for play from mid-March through mid-November, operating from dawn until dusk during their peak season.
Larchmont offers a scenic and challenging experience for players of all skill levels. Our five sets of tees play from 5500 yards to 7100 yards with a par of 72. They are a walker friendly course with relatively flat terrain and short distances between greens and tees.
Larchmont boasts an excellent practice facility with a full length driving range, two large putting greens, and a short game area with a chipping green and practice bunker.
UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA GOLF COURSE
515 South Avenue East
A community treasure, nestled against Mount Sentinel, the course offers championship golfing in a spectacular setting. Originally known as the Missoula Country Club, the University of Montana Golf Course is the oldest course in the city, established in 1924. Open seasonally 7 days a week from dawn till dusk.
The University of Montana Golf Course is located one mile south of UM’s main campus, on one of the last open spaces in the Missoula valley. The 9-hole triple tee course crosses flat ground and is teeming with mature tree-lined fairways. Deer and other wildlife are common, as well as outlying areas reclaimed as Native prairie. The U of M course is fun and affordable and caters to golfers of all ages and abilities.
HIGHLANDS GOLF CLUB
102 Ben Hogan Drive
Missoula, Montana 59803
The Highlands Golf Club offers the golfer an experience unlike any other in Missoula. With astounding views of the Missoula Valley, and a layout that places a premium on shot making, the challenge of The Highlands evokes the true spirit of the game.
The Highlands features nine regulation length holes with eighteen tee positions, a full service pro-shop and lounge, and friendly staff eager to meet your needs.
THE RANCH CLUB
8501 Ranch Club Road
Unparalleled links golf is the centerpiece of The Ranch Club experience. This Les Furbur designed course takes you along curving hillsides and around remarkable water features. The course itself was designed to not disrupt the natural setting providing unobstructed views of the Missoula valley in all directions. The course is enhanced by the stunning surroundings.
If you look any farther than the next hole ahead, you’ll be greeted by distant mountains on all sides, below billowing white clouds in the bluest of Montana’s skies. The golf course at The Ranch Club is primarily accessible to members and their hosted guests; however, non-members may utilize the course up to 6 times per year without a host.
Blue Mountain Bed and Breakfast offers a relaxing retreat. Golfers (and non-golfers alike) love to vacation here in Missoula, Montana. Hosts Brady and Elaine enjoy welcoming guests from all over the world.
Another warm and adventurous summer is knocking on our door, marking the time of year when everyone seems ready to get outside. For years, the adventurous city of Missoula has been rated as one of the top outdoors destinations in the west. To us, this comes as no surprise. It is, after all, easy to get into the outdoors with so much opportunity in your back yard. Missoula borders a national forest and boasts numerous recreation areas, which is not a surprise in a region marked by its stunning rugged terrain. There truly is no better place to be this summer than Missoula, and we’d love to help you plan a variety of summer activities to make the most of your time here. Book your room at our tranquil Bed and Breakfast, and experience Montana’s rugged spirit firsthand. Continue reading