Trail Head Blog

Trail Head Boat Swap

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Posted: March 15th, 2017

With the rivers rising it’s that time again, time for The Trail Head’s annual Boat Swap. It will run the same as it always has, if you want to sell… More

Save 25% On Summer Rentals

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Posted: March 2nd, 2017

Want to join your buddies river trip but you don’t own a boat? Have family coming in but not enough room in your boat? Want to keep the kids busy… More

Simple Backcountry Travel Protocol

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Posted: January 5th, 2017

Simple Backcountry Travel Protocol   Sledders, skiers and snowboarders who recreate on winter slopes steeper than 30 degrees should understand where and how avalanches happen. It’s a good idea to… More

Madison Bridge Work Info

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Posted: December 22nd, 2016

As the New Year approaches, so does the start of work on the Madison Street Bridge deck. On January 3, Frontier West crews will begin work on the northbound lanes of… More

Where are we going to mount your skis?

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Posted: November 22nd, 2016

In a quick look this morning I found over 300 brands of skis for sale world wide this year.  While the big 10-12 make up a large part of the… More

Hoot Owl Restrictions Lifted*

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Posted: July 30th, 2016

FWP has lifted the fishing restrictions for the Blackfoot and Bitterroot rivers. Upper Clark Fork is still under hoot owl restrictions. *The restrictions will close fishing daily from 2 p.m.… More

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