20 Things To Do In The Winter in Missoula, Montana

20 Things To Do In The Winter

Come find fun in the snow with these 20 things to do in Missoula in the winter.

1

Explore Missoula’s Backyard on Cross-Country Skis

Cross Country Skiing

Whether you are in Pattee Canyon or Lolo National Forest exploring the sites around Missoula on cross-country skis is an experience you will remembe ...Learn more

2

Go To A Winter Market

Missoula Winter Farmers Market

Experience a winter market in Missoula.  The market opens on the weekends to the shoppers’ delight, with locally made items and gifts for the s ...Learn more

3

Relax With A Massage

Missoula Massage

Winter can be filled with fun and excitement but sometimes it is nice to just stop for a moment and get truly relaxed, the way you can when getting   ...Learn more

4

Eat At A Local Restaurant

Bison Burger at a Missoula Restaurant

Missoula’s food scene is diverse with local restaurants all over town. From the unique feel of downtown, to the outer edges of Missoula there is ...Learn more

6

Day Trip to Seeley Lake’s Winterfest

Seeley Lake Winterfest

Just a short drive from Missoula, through an incredibly scenic highway, brings you to Seeley Lake, Montana.  A picturesque place where winter is cele ...Learn more

7

Take A Trek Through The Hills In Snowshoes

Snow Shoeing in Missoula

Strap on some snowshoes and hit the open wilderness of Montana.  It is like taking a long slow walk through a picturesque winter postcard.  With all ...Learn more

8

Ski And Snowboard

Ski and Snowboard in Missoula

Minutes from downtown Missoula you can find excellent ski and snowboard areas at  the Snowbowl, or hop in a car and head just a bit further to Discov ...Learn more

9

Attend A Wine Tasting

Wine Tastings

Take a moment and enjoy a wine tasting while visiting Missoula.  There are a couple of wineries in town, as well as some beautiful locations that o ...Learn more

11

Take Time For a Sleigh Ride

Missoula Sleigh Rides

Take a break from high impact winter activities and kick your feet up on a lovely ride through the snow on a sleigh ride.  This is a great way to get ...Learn more

12

Drink Some Local Beer At A Missoula Brewery

Local Beer From A Missoula Brewery

Do you favor a frosty mug of beer on the warm summer days, and a heart-warming porter or stout in the dead of winter? Then you’ll find yourself ...Learn more

13

Fall In Love With A Cup Of Coffee

Missoula Coffee Shop

During a visit to town, be sure to check out a local coffee company, you just might fall in love .  From  roasters to coffee carts, and shops  Mis ...Learn more

14

Relax In A Natural Hot Springs

Missoula Natural Hot Springs

Missoula is surrounded by natural hot springs; some commercialized, and some still in their natural state. Spend a day at Lolo Hot Springs swimming in ...Learn more

16

Take The Polar Plunge

Step right up and take the polar plunge in the annual event in Missoula.  The Super Grizzly Dip supports the Special Olympics of Montana.  This even ...Learn more

17

Take A Ride on a Snowmobile

Snowmobiling in Missoula

Get off the beaten path and explore new territory with a snowmobile.  Find a new trail on your own or link up with an experienced snowmobile guide. ...Learn more

18

Go Ice Fishing

Missoula Ice Fishing

If you are looking for a fun winter activity, then head to the lake this winter for some ice fishing fun.  It is a fun way to spend some time during ...Learn more

19

Try Your Hand At Dog Sledding

Dog Sledding in Missoula

Turn off the engines, and gear up for a dog sledding adventure.   Missoula’s back yard is home to some of the sled dog champions in the world. ...Learn more

21

Find A Local Sledding Hill

Sledding Hills in Missoula

When the snow starts to fall, sometimes the best thing to do is grab a sled and hit the hills around Missoula.  Laughter and giggles can be heard for ...Learn more

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