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Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

Features Animals
5705 Grant Creek Road, Missoula, MT 59808
+1 800-225-5355
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Awesome place to go and learn about our animals!

You should come and visit for sure, lots of hands on things to do and great movies!!! This place... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Missoula, Montana
Well Worth It, Deer and Elk Hunters

It’s a pretty short ride up Grant Creek from Interstate 90–go on in to left, right past the service... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Missoula, Montana
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5705 Grant Creek Road, Missoula, MT 59808
+1 800-225-5355
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

You should come and visit for sure, lots of hands on things to do and great movies!!! This place has all types of exhibits and real artifacts on all types of animals! Nice gift shop as well!

Thank victoriabragg21509
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a pretty short ride up Grant Creek from Interstate 90–go on in to left, right past the service station above I-90 and Starbucks. It’s an impressive building, with an awesome diorama, and trophy head room. If you’re an avid deer and/or elk hunter, it’s...More

Thank SCOsprey
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Three visits to Missoula and three to the Elk Foundation. It's a great place to take small children as there is much stuffed wildlife to see and hands-on audio exhibits of nature sounds that little ones love. Don't miss this free family experience and don't...More

Thank lisajoyw
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Enjoyed getting out of the rain, seeing all the stuffed animals, heads, video on hunting elk. Learned a lot

Thank James A
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was a very interesting unplanned stop. It gave an excellent overview of the situation with Elk in the United States and how they are being preserved. Probably not for every one but I highly recommend this place.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 6 October 2017

It may take you 30-40 minutes to see entire exhibit but it's worth the drive. The admission is free and small gift shop is interesting...

Thank Fisherman89
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The RMEF is a great organization that helps foster quality wildlife management. Their Headquarters is worth a stop to see huge elk mounts and other educational information about being good stewards.

Thank SeeMT
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is a small museum, with many taxidermy animals and a bit of an interactive aspect to it. I could see elementary students enjoying a field trip here. We dropped in to learn more about the wild animals of the area. It took us about...More

Thank margarethV476OA
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I did not know if I would like this as I am not a hunter. But I have hunters in my family. Despite this, it was a great exhibit and helped you understand the balance between maintaining certain species of animals as well as allowing...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Interior is nice and the displays interesting -- visited the center while biking on the Grant Creek bike trail that runs alongside the center -- one note, they do not like bikers/walkers parking cars in their lot!

Thank Dungeon S
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Response from grandmacindy1965 | Reviewed this property |
free to get in and they are open every day but some holidays