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 (with your host Alla)


Hot Tub and Stargazing 🔥🤩

DAY 2: History, Nature, Hike

Garnet Ghost Town

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

Holland Lake and Holland Falls (2 miles round-trip hike)

DAY 3: Museum, Horses, Park

Miracle of America Museum

Cheff Ranch Horseback Riding (tell them The Hohnstead sent ya)

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

Surfing in Missoula at 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 (5.5 miles round-trip)

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

Swim at Harper’s Lake or Blanchard Lake or The Blackfoot River (ask us for the closest access)

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

Ask us about the newest Scenic Loop near the Hohnstead (thanks loggers)

Sip on some local hooch at:

Missoula Breweries

Missoula Cideries

Missoula Distilleries

Other than Garrett’s homebrew beers, visit Steel Toe Distillery, only 2.5 miles away!

Other ideas around Missoula

Airbnb Experiences hosted by MT locals

Our friend Luke hosts an incredible Guided Hike and Backcountry Float, you shouldn’t miss! (ask us about 5% discount code)

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

Missoula Food Truck Locator