Trail Head Blog

Avalanche Awareness Event January 22

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Posted: January 14th, 2020

Join us for this one hour, free avalanche awareness session where expert avalanche educators will deliver an introduction on how avalanches happen, what they look like, and how to avoid… More

Cheers to a New Year filled with outdoor adventure!

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Posted: December 30th, 2019

New Year’s Eve is tomorrow and it’s time to make your resolutions. Most people plan to hit the gym more, eat better, improve their finances, manage stress better, etc. Instead… More

Staff Holiday Gift Picks

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Posted: December 18th, 2019

Happy Holidays! We asked some of the crew at The Trail Head, T9, and River Sports to share what they’re gifting this holiday season. We’re here to help you pick… More

Downtown Parking Options

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Posted: November 13th, 2019

Parking in downtown Missoula can be a challenge with the current construction taking place but we are here to give you some tips to make getting to our downtown location… More

Banff Mountain Film Festival at The Wilma

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Posted: November 4th, 2019

The Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival takes place each fall in Banff, Alberta. Following nine incredible days in Alberta the world tour hits the road, bringing Banff to… More

Essentials for Backcountry Skiing Nov 12

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Posted: October 23rd, 2019

Transitioning from alpine skiing to the backcountry can be a rewarding but daunting endeavor. To help with the gear learning curve, The Trail Head is hosting an evening with SCARPA… More

Climbing Legend Conrad Anker to Speak at UofM

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Posted: October 9th, 2019

Climbing and Mountaineering legend Conrad Anker will speak at the University Center Theatre at the University of Montana campus on Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at 7 pm. The presentation, which… More

Mystery Ranch Hunting Packs & Accessories

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Posted: September 23rd, 2019

You might be surprised to hear that The Trail Head carries the largest assortment of Mystery Ranch packs and accessories to get you ready for hunting season. Most of you… More

Employee Garage Sale 9.21.19

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Posted: September 13th, 2019

We work at The Trail Head because we love being outside and it just so happens we have access to all those toys that make playing outside more fun, more… More

Gamblers Sale

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Posted: August 27th, 2019

Don’t miss our biggest sale of the year! The Final Round starts Sept 5 and ends on Sept 8. GAMBLING TIPS: There are 3 rounds of discounts in which to… More