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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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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.

RECAP: MTRPA at MLTC  

RECAP: MTRPA at MLTC When our Secretary/Treasurer, Maria Butts, attended her first Montana League of Cities and Towns in 2016 with municipal employees and officials from all over Montana, she thought "Why isn't Parks & Recreation here?" That thought was reinforced when her co-MTRPA board members asked the same question during an MTRPA mid-year meeting.  From there a seed was planted...
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Flathead Avalanche Center Kicks Off Season with Northern Rockies Snow and Avalanche Workshop

November 16th from 9:30am to 4:00pm at the O'Shaughnessy Center in Whitefish, Montana. Click Avalanche Center Workshop for more information.
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