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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

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 Conference Updates - Schedule and Call for Exhibitors

We have some updated information about the MT/ID RPA conference in Bozeman, MT October 26-29. First, we have a tentative schedule. Schedule At A Glance Next, we have a call for exhibitors form. MTRPA 2015 call for exhibitors The deadline for submission is Wednesday, July 1 to Bozeman Parks and Recreation. Remember to submit your form by July 1 if you are interested...
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Playground safety

CPSI Course and Exam October 5-7 in Missoula, MT

The Missoula Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce it is hosting the 2015 Certified Playground Safety Inspector course through the National Recreation and Park Association on October 5-7, 2015.  This course is the most comprehensive training program on playground hazard identification and risk management methods offered nationwide. Who should attend?  Administrators, supervisory personnel, public works departments, planning departments,...
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