Grant Creek Trail

Phase I of the trail is now open!
Construction on the City’s 2-mile section of the trail, from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to City limits, just north of Old Grant Creek Road, is now complete. Missoula County is slated to construct the remaining 1.3 miles of the in two phases, with the first phase projected for 2016. When complete, the 3.3-mile route will connect the 13 subdivisions and other individual residences in the Grant Creek Valley.  Please respect other trail users and adjacent property owners by complying with trail rules.

Project Costs and Funding:  Budget summary, City's portion of trail

Grant Creek Trails Association
Since 1995, the citizens of the Grant Creek Valley have been interested in developing a public multi-use trail parallel to Grant Creek Road. In 2006, the Grant Creek Trail Association was formed and received its 501(c)3 non-profit status.
Grant Creek Trails Association website 
Grant Creek Trails Association on Facebook

County CTEP
About 1.3 miles of the trail are located out of city limits in the county. Missoula County plans to begin construction on its portion of the trail this year, with completion slated for Fall, 2016.  For more information on Missoula County's trail segment, contact Lisa Moisey, County Parks and Trails Manager, 258-4716.

Resources and Information
  • For more information on this project, contact Neil Miner, Parks and Trails Development Manager at 406-552-6264.