There is always something going on in family-friendly Missoula with places to go like Caras Park and Splash Montana. When you choose an RV rental in Missoula from RVshare, you can have a great time getting to those attractions and more.
Before you start searching on RVshare for a Missoula RV rental that suits your needs, it is helpful to understand how RVs are classified. Class A motorhomes are the largest RVs available and can be up to 40 feet in length. They are often customized with convenient amenities and entertainment options. Class C RVs are smaller than Class A RVs, but they still offer plenty of room and are usually around 28 feet in length. A typical configuration is to have one bedroom in the front and another in the back.
Class B motorhomes are campervans, or drivable vans that double as campers. You can easily drive in and out of your RV site with a campervan. Towable trailers are different sizes with a fifth wheel being the largest of these types. A fifth wheel gets its name from the manner in which it is attached over the rear bed of a truck. Pop-up campers are the smallest towable trailers. A pop-up camper rental in Missoula is light and easy to pull, and RVers appreciate the easy setup.
Staying at a great campground is part of the fun of an RV trip. Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resort has 75 RV sites and amenities like a pool, a hot tub, and a playground. If you run out of necessities, the camp store has a great assortment of supplies.
Bearmouth RV Park is a small and intimate park with 46 RV sites. It is next to the Clark Fork River, which is a popular spot for anglers. There are picnic tables at each site, and the park is clean and quiet.
There is no better place to visit in Montana than Glacier National Park, fondly known as the "Crown of the Continent." Visitors will be able to see real glaciers and an amazing number of indigenous plants and animals. Bighorn sheep, elk, mountain lions, bears and more make their home in this vast preserve. Glacier has 734 miles of trails for hiking with elevations ranging from 3,000 feet to over 10,000 feet above sea level.
Sometimes, it is necessary to store your rental RV for a short amount of time during your trip around Missoula. There are plenty of RV storage facilities that offer secure storage for your RV. These are usually fenced and keyed-entry sites, and most of them have surveillance cameras for additional security.
Vigilante Parking and Storage offers secure RV storage with access from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. They have 24-hour camera surveillance and key-coded gate entry. You can store your RV there long term or short term. RV & Boat Storage at Jellystone Park offers RV storage with magnetic card entry and camera surveillance. There are also covered berths for RVs.
The Fort Missoula Museum is Montana's first military post. The museum has changing exhibits, and there is an entire section that pays tribute to the 25th Infantry Bicycle Corps. There is also a recreation of a Western town circa the late 1800s, complete with carriage houses and homestead cabins.
The Blue Mountain Recreation Area in the Lolo National Forest is a popular outdoor destination near Missoula. There are 41 miles of trails, including motorcycle and ATV trails, horse trails and walking trails. You can mountain bike and walk on an accessible interpretive trail. The Grange Range Trail is a prime route for 4x4 driving. Visitors will enjoy the views of the Sapphire and Rattlesnake mountains from there.
There are many minor league teams throughout Missoula. You can watch Missoula Maulers ice hockey and Missoula Osprey baseball.
If you're in the mood for a romantic dining experience, be sure to visit The Pearl Café, which serves regional cuisine with a French emphasis. The specialties include bison with huckleberry-zinfandel sauce, beef tenderloin with port and Roquefort, and duckling with dried cherries and pomegranate sauce.
Interstate 90 runs through Missoula east to west. State Highway 93 runs through Missoula north to south.
If you are considering a rental from RVshare, then you will need to be 25 years of age to be approved.
Just like any vehicle that you rent, with camper rentals in Missoula, MT, you are going to need to have insurance that will cover the vehicle in the event that there is an accident. If you do not have insurance that you can use for the rental, then take a look at our insurance page for more information about your options.
When you rent an RV, it’s a good practice to bring the RV back with a full tank. At the same time, not all owners require it, so be sure to communicate with the RV owner before you rent so that you understand his or her refueling requirements.
One-way RV rentals in Missoula, MT are available, but it is not always an option with every RV owner. It's important to ask the renter if a one-way rental is an option prior to renting your vehicle.