Put this paper down and go get lost. No, really. While your butt is curled up reading, others are strolling along the pristine Rattlesnake Creek, dodging bears, hooking trout and finding a wild solitude that’s bigger and closer to Missoula than any other wilderness in the country. Only five miles from downtown, the 89,000-acre playground has something for every day hiker. At Rattlesnake National Recreation Area and Wilderness, out is in.
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