Camping in Missoula means putting yourself in the arms of nature. You can spend the day hiking and exploring and then kick back and enjoy the warmth of the fire while you bask under Montana's night sky. Just remember to respect nature by packing out whatever you packed in, and always use a fire pit.

Exotic insects and diseases are a major threat to trees, forests, and wildlife habitat. Tree-killing species like emerald ash borer and Asian longhorned beetle can't move far on their own, but they can jump hundreds of miles when people move firewood. To protect Montana's natural resources:


If you have already brought firewood from out of state: