Parks & Recreation

  1. Comment on a new vision for North Riverside Parks & Trails through June 1!

    Parks and Recreation and the Downtown Missoula Partnership invite residents to view and comment on the new draft master plan for north riverfront parks and trails through June 1. Read on...
  2. Parks and Recreation COVID-19 Updates

    Parks and Recreation is working closely with the Missoula City-County Health Department to develop protocols that will help protect public health and safety in parks. The department is gradually reopening facilities as listed below. Read on...
  3. Planning for City open space on the Clark Fork River - Comment through June 7

    Missoula Parks and Recreation invites you to comment on a draft recreation and resource management plan for conservation lands on the Clark Fork River, adjacent to the Tower St. Open Space, west of Reserve St. Read on...
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To protect public health and safety, Currents Aquatics Center and City Life Gym are closed. Most recreation programs to resume June 15. Picnic shelters and sports facilities are available for reservation. Aquatics opening dates to be announced. Learn more.


Missoula Parks and Recreation is proud to serve the citizens of Missoula with quality recreation programs, well-maintained parks and trails, and an abundance of open space lands. Missoula boasts more than 550 acres of city parkland, 22 miles of commuter trails, 4,200 acres of conservation lands and 26,000 park and boulevard trees.

Our mission is to ensure every Missoula neighborhood is well-served with parks and open space, recreational facilities, and bicycle and pedestrian access to the great outdoors. Join us for healthy fun at our two exciting water parks, or participate in our wide variety of youth and adult recreation programs.

Registration for all Summer programs today—Recreation Guide at right. Renew your CityCard resident discount by calling 721-PARK (7275) today, or stop by Currents Aquatics Center to renew. Register online for recreation and aquatics programs or phone 721-7275. Online registration works best on desktop computers.

Located in Currents Aquatics Center
600 Cregg Lane in McCormick Park
Phone 406-721-PARK (7275) Email Us

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