Looking to get involved with conservation in western Montana this season? From presentations to ski days, and from seminars to our annual Banquet, there are so many ways to connect to the lands you love. These listings will be periodically updated.
When: Sunday, June 2nd; 8:00am - 12:30pm
Where: Mount Dean Stone south
Come celebrate our trails and the Mount Dean Stone project! Connect to the landscape with a variety of great activities in the morning, then join us for fun, food and an REI backcountry lounge. Click here for more information and to register for activities.
When: Friday, June 14th; 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Where: Big Sky Brewing Company Amphitheatre
Enjoy great music and great beer in support of conservation! Through our partnership with Big Sky Brewing Company and Knitting Factory Entertainment, our volunteers will be pouring beer and selling drink tickets at the show, and in exchange Five Valleys will receive a portion of the beer sales proceeds. Want to join in on the fun? Sign up to receive our Volunteer Opportunities emails and we'll keep you posted about the Brad Paisley concert and other ways to get involved. For more information contact Lena at email@example.com.
When: Sunday, June 16th, 7:30am - 4:00pm
Where: The Open Cross Ranch, Hall
Join our friends at Five Valleys Audubon for an all-day birding adventure on a new Five Valleys conservation easement in the Flint Creek Valley. For more information and to RSVP, contact Jim Brown at 406-549-8052.
When: Saturday, June 29th, 9:00am - 2:00pm
Where: The Griffith-Fee Conservation Easement, Alberton
Help knock out noxious weeds along the Clark Fork River near scenic Petty Creek canyon. After, enjoy a delicious, home-cooked meal provided by the landowners. Click here for more information. To RSVP, contact Jenny at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When: Sunday, June 30th; 9:00am - 1:00pm
Where: The Rock Creek Confluence Property, Clinton
Bring the whole family and celebrate summer at the Confluence! Five Valleys and our partner will be hosting a variety of fun activities for all ages, including a bird banding demonstration, an insect hunt, a tour of our all abilities trail, a picnic lunch and more. Click here for a schedule of events and to RSVP.
When: Sunday, July 14th; 10:00am - 3:00pm
Where: Hill 16, Blackfoot Valley (download driving directions map)
Help us and our partners at The Nature Conservancy and Blackfoot Challenge spruce up the trails on Hill 16! You supply the labor, and we'll supply lunch and brews. Work party begins at 10:00am, lunch and festivities commence at 1:00pm. For more information, contact Helen Jenkins at email@example.com.
When and Where: Online until July 17th
In partnership with Missoula Osprey Professional Baseball, Five Valleys is selling tickets for the July 17th baseball game against the Ogden Raptors. For every ticket sold through our exclusive ticket link, Five Valleys will receive 50% of the proceeds. Purchase tickets for the July 17th Osprey Baseball game here!
When: Friday, July 19th - Saturday July 20th; 10:00am - 9:00pm
Where: Fort Missoula Regional Park, Missoula (view map)
The first annual RecCon Montana aims to bring together Montana’s, outdoor retailers, manufacturers, guiding and outfitting services, outdoor sports enthusiasts, non-profits, government agencies and public land owners from around the state and country to showcase the wide range of things you can do in the great state of Montana. Five Valleys will be in attendance, so swing by our table, say hello, and learn about Mount Dean Stone and our other conservation projects!
When: Saturday, September 28th; Times TBA
Where: Mount Dean Stone, Missoula
Celebrate our public lands during this volunteer workday. More information TBA. Stay tuned!
Questions? Contact Lena at firstname.lastname@example.org
Header photo by Five Valleys staff