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Address: Missoula, MT
Phone Number: (406)329-3814
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Excellent place to hike

Was there three days in a row and many trails and beautifully manicured forest So many options and people there are friendly with many dogs

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 24, 2015
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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Was there three days in a row and many trails and beautifully manicured forest So many options and people there are friendly with many dogs

Thank Mickeymouseppc
Boulder, Colorado
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747 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Our family member lives by Pattee Canyon and we drive up it to their house. The area has nice hiking trails and picnic areas. You always see deer on the road and at night you have to be careful not to hit one. They also told us some of the young adults in town use it for other "recreational" uses.

Thank Paul T
Missoula, Montana
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588 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Short and longer hikes and trails are optional at the Pattee Canyon recreation area. Dedicated to recreation, it is a good spot to roam and exercise most times of the year.

Thank elaine s
Missoula, Montana, United States
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Close to town. A variety of good biking and ski trails. You can bike all the way back to town on the face of Mt. Sentinel if you come down the Crooked Canyon trail.

2 Thank Dana H
Missoula, Montana
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

great place in the winter for shoeing,hiking,skiing,and also wonderful in the summer for hiking, biking, walking, its the best

Thank patty r
Sydney, Australia
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108 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Hey if your into river rafting you must go to Pattee Canyon and run it. Level 3 and 4 rapids that will knock you out of the raft and get you swimming! I loved it and recommend it to any rafting enthusiast... -David

1 Thank DavytBluesboy
Marathon, Florida
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

My husband grew up in Missoula and took me up here to see the area. we saw deer everywhere! wild flowers coming out! it is extraordinarily beautiful in the springtime! and I can only guess that it is the same all year.

2 Thank Brenda B
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

If you looking for fun without a ton of climbing this trail network is just super fun. Route finding is a little tough at first, but if you ride it again you'll know exactly where to go.

Thank tracaroo1
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

My daughter just moved to Pattee Canyon. It is a beautiful drive through the canyon with deer everywhere. The roads are gravel so you have to be careful but the the view is beautiful. She absolutely loves it. She just moved from Alaska so she says this is a little bit like Alaska. I have to agree.

Thank Lynnie35
Medford, Oregon
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381 reviews
101 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

So many different trailheads and choices of trails from easy, intermediate, and hard climbs. If anything, I wish the signage was better but the experience among the ponderosa pines and the views are SO worth the time there.

2 Thank YearoftheRabbit

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