Screen-Free Week

The first week of May is screen-free week! Use our checklist for inspiration…and let us know what other screen-free activities you come up with! Download a printable version of our checklist here.

#OptOutside This Thanksgiving Week!

#OptOutside this week! MNHC will be closed on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, and the staff are looking forward to some fun outdoor explorations…and we encourage you to do the same! Avoid the frenzy of holiday shopping on Black Friday and head outside with your...

Digging for Dinos

by Lisa Bickell This June, I went on a dinosaur hunt. More accurately, I worked with our partner in the US Forest Service to take 14 teachers to the Rocky Mountain Front to learn about the area’s geologic history. But really, we were all looking for dinosaurs. The...

Expedition: Mount Jumbo!

By Lisa Bickell The winter has been long in Missoula. And while I have loved the snow, it is a relief to see it retreating into the higher elevations. And with a break in the cold, rainy spring, it was time for an adventure. My kids have never been to the saddle of...