Trail Head Blog

Commercialization of public resources ensures public will lose

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Posted: September 11th, 2014

Commercialization of Public resources will ensure the public gets the short end of the stick. As a follow up to my final river report of the season, I mentioned that… More

Why Low Head Dams Are Dangerous

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Posted: July 2nd, 2014

“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

Boat Demo At Frenchtown Pond

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Posted: June 12th, 2014

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

Flyshop Grand Opening

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Posted: April 15th, 2014

It’s spring again, as we watch winter slowly release its grip. With spring comes a new batch of clothes, boats, packs etc. This spring we are excited to offer a… More

Trail Rail Run, Missoula’s Closest Ultra

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Posted: March 24th, 2014

The folks over at The Trail 103.3 have put together a a great set of races coming this summer. This will be the second running of the Trail Rail Run… More

It’s Gambler’s Sale Time

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Posted: February 11th, 2014

The big snow has hit and we are experiencing the post freeze melt-off we always see here in the valley. Although not quite the end of the season the days… More

What to expect from your friends at Amazon

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Posted: December 3rd, 2013

It’s looking like ski season is finally approaching here in the Missoula area.  Add to that the fact that shoppers in the Missoula area seem to have survived yet another… More

SOS SKI SWAP Sat and Sun November 2nd and 3rd

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Posted: November 1st, 2013

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

BCA Float Voluntary Recall

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Posted: October 30th, 2013

From BCA Directly: We are conducting a trigger upgrade on all Float packs sold into the marketplace during the 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 seasons. Please see the attached Safety Alert for… More

Smartphone Avalanche App Warning

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Posted: October 24th, 2013

Apps marketed as transceivers give users false sense of protection Oct 24, 2013, Revelstoke, BC: Smartphone avalanche search applications that are marketed as avalanche rescue systems are not recommended, says… More