Missoula, Montana: Our Hometown

A place for photographers

A river runs through it...

space to explore

  • Nature abounds in every direction!
  • Located between Glacier & Yellowstone National Parks
  • Lively downtown scene
  • Frequently listed on "best locations to..." lists
A shadow of a photographer under a colorful rainbow.
The streets of Missoula lit by the sun with dramatic clouds.
A beautiful sunset with dramatic clouds over Missoula, Montana.
More about our hometown

Missoula is entirely unique

Interstate 90 running through Missoula, Montana.
A class of Rocky Mountain School of Photography students walking through downtown Missoula, Montana.
5 whitewater rafts floating down a mountain river.

4 Million

acres of public lands in western MT


population of Missoula

7 Minutes

time it takes to drive from RMSP to the closest trailhead
Winter hikers exploring the hills of Missoula, Montana.

Want to Live in Missoula for a while?

By the way, all of the beautiful Missoula photos on this page were created by Professional Intensive graduate and RMSP team member Mike Malament.