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Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

#3 of 67 things to do in Missoula Features Animals
5705 Grant Creek Road, Missoula, MT 59808
+1 800-225-5355
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Driving through must see

We stopped in Missoula to visit a couple places on the way further north. Rocky Mountain elk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aline A
via mobile
Informative and interesting

This the headquarters for the rocky mountain elk foundation. There is a display area with local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
Enumclaw, Washington
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5705 Grant Creek Road, Missoula, MT 59808
+1 800-225-5355
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped in Missoula to visit a couple places on the way further north. Rocky Mountain elk foundation was my favorite stop by far. If you are driving through don't hesitate, go there now. Amazing elk mounts on display and a small gift shop to...More

Thank Aline A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This the headquarters for the rocky mountain elk foundation. There is a display area with local animals displayed with information on the ecosystems they live in and how they all live. Most of the elk displayed were taken by hunters and includes information on how...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very informative place to visit to learn about conservation efforts by the community to help preserve wildlife and nature. Free admission to all and educational worthy. Facilities are great and they have great movie about animals and birds to watch for free.

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice visit. The displays are outstanding. We brought our three year old grandson and he really enjoyed it. Free admission. Employees were very nice and answered a lot of questions. Good movie to watch as well.

Thank Pamela62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful facility dedicated to conservation and education. We went on a Saturday and less than a handful of people were inside.

Thank mom2my4boyz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see the mount of the largest archery taken typical bull elk and enjoyed all the mounts of typical and atypical records on display. The diorama containing a large variety of animals and birds was very realistic.

Thank Derry K
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Focused on elk and the work of the RMEF, this is an interesting facility with educational displays and a video theatre and gift shop. There is a plethora of info on elk, but also some on a variety of other animals. Very appropriate for kids...More

1  Thank TomHlavac
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The displays were wonderful. A film explaining the foundation was fascinating. The building was modern and easy to find. There was plenty of parking.

Thank ILove2Travel1944
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Had to wait for parent who had an appointment. Was great place for little one to let of supervised steam and see all the animals. Wouldn't do it in high tourist season!

Thank Sharon Z
Reviewed 12 April 2017

What a wonderful place to go, especially if you have kids or grandkids! There are so many different animals to see. The kiddos will have fun picking them out..Some of them are hard to find because they camaflouge in so well. And dont forget the...More

Thank patty r
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23 April 2016|
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Response from grandmacindy1965 | Reviewed this property |
free to get in and they are open every day but some holidays