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I can't say enough about the city as a base for adventure. With the Rattlesnake Wilderness area minutes from downtown and the Bob Marshall, Selway-Bitterroot, Pintlar, Mission, and Scapegoat Wilderness areas all within 90 minutes, it's simply unbeatable for those who like getting lost (figuratively!) in the back-country. Great atmosphere in town as well, very casual and fun.
Posted by: Sean McMullin
08/10/2009 10:23 AM

This is an absolutely wonderful place to live and visit. My wife and I lived there for three years. You cannot find a thriving community closer to all that the outdoors has to offer. It is a great place to bike, has great schools, parks, stores, and people. The University of Montana also adds a wonderful changing and youthful feel to the down. You cannot go to Missoula without visiting the Book Exchange, Paul's Pancake Parlor, Caras Park, McKenzie River Pizza, and many other places.
Posted by: Nathan Miller
04/10/2009 07:33 PM