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Member Organizations

The Montana Trails, Recreation and Park Association is comprised of professionals in the parks & recreation field dedicated to improving your quality of life! Members of the organization are affiliated with local, county, state and federal agencies and are featured throughout this website in picture collages. For further information, many have provided links to their respective websites on our Member Links page.

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Upcoming Events
8:00 am MTRPA 2015 Conference in Bozeman... @ Gran Tree Inn, Bozeman, MT
MTRPA 2015 Conference in Bozeman... @ Gran Tree Inn, Bozeman, MT
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm
The dates for the 2015 MTRPA Conference have been announced. The conference will take place in Bozeman, MT October 27-29, 2015. Please check back for updates and registration forms. Be sure to save the dates in your calendar.

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Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve our members and support their efforts to enhance Montana's quality of life by promoting growth, preservation, and development of recreation services, tourism, and parks to benefit the health and well being of our people, our communities, our economy and our environment.

MTRPA 2015 Conference

2015 Annual Conference Dates Set

The dates for the 2015 MTRPA Conference has been set. The annual conference will be October 27-29, 2015 at the Gran Tree Inn in Bozeman, MT. Be sure to save the dates in your calendars. Check back for more information and a registration form.
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2014 Academic Scholarships

MTRPA is pleased to announce the Dr. Steve McCool and Dr. Joel Meier: Parks, Tourism and Recreation Management Academic Scholarships are currently available to Montana college students with a declared major in Recreation or Park Management.  Two $250.00 scholarships will be awarded by the Montana Trails, Recreation & Parks Association at the annual conference to be held September 16-19 in...
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