Trail Head Blog

Worn Wear Truck Coming To Missoula

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Posted: February 17th, 2016

Why repair a garment instead of just buying another? Lots of reasons, Patagonia CEO Rose Marcario explains it. Repair is a Radical Act By Rose Marcario, Patagonia CEO This holiday… More

Dana Gleason; A Montana Original

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Posted: January 12th, 2016

We are pretty excited to have Mystery Ranch Works packs in the shop again. You may know the name Dana Gleason from another of his pack lines; Dana Designs. We… More

Skiing In Your Backyard

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Posted: December 30th, 2015

There was a lot of chatter about El Niño heading into winter this year. Granted we’ve barely entered “official” winter, we are still doing alright. Now is the time to… More

SOS SKI SWAP Sat and Sun November 7th and 8th

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Posted: October 29th, 2015

Ski Season in Missoula Officially starts with the annual SOS ski swap.  The Swap, put on every year by volunteers from the Snowbowl National Ski Patrol is an event that seems to… More

Employee Garage Sale Saturday 9/26

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Posted: September 15th, 2015

15 pairs of skis, 7 bikes, 2 snowboards, 5 tents 3 canoes, ? jackets, we need to purge! We work at the Trail Head because we love being outside and… More

It’s Gambler’s Sale Time

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Posted: September 2nd, 2015

I started working for Todd in the spring of 2000, back then the Gambler’s Sale was three days long. That took some bracing for. I remember folks lined up around… More

Give The Fish A Break

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Posted: July 1st, 2015

FWP will enact Hoot Owl fishing restrictions soon but to protect our resources you should be doing it now. If you look at the above temperatures we are currently in… More

The 7th Annual Blackfoot River Challenge

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Posted: June 13th, 2015

7th Annual Blackfoot River Challenge- A Benefit for the Missoula Food Bank June 27-28 Kayaks, Canoes and Stand Up Paddle Boarders converge on the Big Blackfoot River outside Missoula, MT… More

Boat Demo At Frenchtown Pond

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Posted: May 25th, 2015

Still on the fence about a new boat? Rented a boat but would like to try some others? Here’s your chance, we are holding a boat demo at Frenchtown Pond… More

Why Low Head Dams Are Dangerous

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Posted: March 16th, 2015

“Montana Rivers are not theme parks” says George Corn, the former Ravalli County Attorney, who challenged FWP over their closure, this spring, of the Bitterroot River between Woodside access and… More