A common remark we hear from our guests is that they wish they had stayed longer. So we’ve compiled this handy itinerary of things to do around The Hohnstead, Missoula and nearby.

DAY 1: Don’t Feel Like Driving

Scavenger Hunt around our property (do archery, split some wood, pan for gold, and other Montana-centered activities to keep you occupied while covering around 3 miles of our 100-acre forest wilderness. Don’t worry maps and accessories are provided!)

Infinity Float near the property


Hike and Sunset at The Point


Golden Hour Photography Session at your cabin or around the property


Hot Tub and Stargazing

DAY 2: History, Nature, Hike

Garnet Ghost Town (check out Alla’s blog about this place)

Garnet Back Country Byway is a scenic drive (12 miles), including Garnet Ghost Town

Holland Lake and Holland Falls (2 miles roundtrip hike)

DAY 3: Museum, Horses, Park

Miracle of America Museum

Cheff Ranch Horseback Riding

Garden of 1,000 Buddhas

DAY 4: National Park

Glacier National Park

DAY 5: Missoula Museums

Smokejumper Visitor Center

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Museum

The Historical Museum at Fort Missoula

Missoula Museum of Art and Culture

DAY 6: Downtown Missoula

Hike the “M”

Walk around downtown Missoula:

Caras Park

Brennan’s Wave

Missoula Carousel

Big Dipper Ice Cream

Missoula Art Museum

Drinks at the Dram Shop Downtown

Self-guided walking tours (Public Art, Historic Tour). Guided Unseen Missoula Tour

Concert at the Wilma Theater

DAY 7: A Day in The Water

Floating the Blackfoot River (you’ll need floating tubes/kayak/SUP – all available from the Hohnstead)

Here is a helpful guide to floating, or ask us for our personal recommendations.

DAY 8: Hike, Kayaking, Concert

Morrell Falls Hike (5 miles roundtrip)

Kayak/SUP Rainy Lake or Upsata Lake ( rentals available at the Hohnstead)

Swim at Harper’s Lake or Blanchard Lake

Concert at the Kettlehouse Amphitheater

DAY 9: Nearby Small Towns

Visit our favorite small towns within 1 hour 30 minutes drive from the Hohnstead




DAY 10: Hiking/Drinking

Rattlesnake National Recreation Area

Sip on some local hooch at:

Missoula Breweries

Missoula Cideries

Missoula Distilleries

Other ideas around Missoula

Airbnb Experiences hosted by MT locals

Things to do with your dog

Souvenirs: “Mother Moose Gifts and Gallery” or “Rockin Rudys

Missoula Fishing Guide

Bars and Nightlife

A list of Missoula Restaurants

Missoula’s Top 20 restaurants

Live Music venues in Missoula

Get Your Guide: Things to do in Montana