Great Rockies Sport Show Coming to Missoula!
By angelamontana

March 4, 2016 – Three days of summer fun in March?  That’s what’s happening in Missoula.  The Great Rockies Sportshow returns in 2016 with more fun and adventure than ever before.   The weekend event is the largest presentation of fishing, hunting, boats, RVs, travel and outdoor products in the region.   Not only can visitors buy outdoor-related products they can also book their next vacation to Alaska/Canada/Africa or buy a new boat or RV.   Door prizes include free Alaska fishing vacation courtesy Prince of Wales Eagle Lodge plus a fully guided trip for two on the Snake or Clearwater Rivers courtesy Steel Dreams Guide Service.

Highlighting the weekend’s entertainment is Rattlesnake Dave and his West Texas Rattlesnake Show.  Dave will be entertaining audiences three times each day with the rattlesnakes on display in between shows.  In addition, world-famous archery pro Frank Addington will be performing his razzle-dazzle archery show each day.  Will Frank hit an aspirin with his arrow when the aspirin is thrown in the air?  Come on down and find out!

Boats and RV’s will be on hand too so your can get on the water this year or go camping.

Learning is a fun part of the show and seminars are going on all day long.  Seminars include, Learning Elk Language by Dan Kloer, Furbearer Identification by Fran Buell.  Cooking is a fun part of the great outdoors.  Some great cooking seminars include Art of Cooking Venison with Chef Albert Wutsch and Easy Dutch Oven Cooking Outdoorswith Colleen Sloan.  Some fantastic fishing seminars include Walleye Fishing Strategies with Dale Gilbert plus Kit & Trevor Johnson from Kits Tackle will be holding multiple seminars (Saturday: Jig Fishing with Cutbait, Sunday: Fishing Rock Creek on Fort Peck.  Seminar times can be found online at


March 12-13, 2016


Saturday 10:00 – 6:00

Sunday 10:00 – 4:00


Adams Center at University of Montana

32 Campus Drive

Missoula, MT

Admission  $5.00 w/$1.00 off coupon (available on, or $6.00 without.  $3.00 for kids 6-16 and those children 5 and under admitted free.

What to See & Do:

Book your next vacation to Alaska, Canada, Africa, or the Western U.S.!

– Buy a new BOAT, RV, or ATV – lots of dealers and factory reps at the show!

*NEW!  Rattlesnake Dave and the West Texas Rattlesnake Show.  Multiple shows daily.

* NEW!  World-Famous Archery trick shot Frank Addington and his Razzle Dazzle archery show!  Mutiple Shows daily

* NEW!  Chef Albert Wutsch and his venison cooking seminars

– Yankee Joe’s Gemstone & Fossil Mine. Mine for gems and fossils and keep what you find!

– Alaska Fishing Vacations door prize courtesy Prince of Wales Eagle Lodge

– Fully guided trip for two on the Snake or Clearwater rivers.  Dorr prize courtesy of Steel Dreams Guide Service.

– Big Buck Contest sponsored by Cabela’s.  Enter & win Cabela’s gift cards up to $50 in value!

–  Outdoor Writer’s Association National Photo Contest Winning Entries Exhibit

–  Kids Trout Pond

– U.S. Forest Service Low Impact Camping Display

– Fishing & Hunting Seminars

– Kids Corner – sponsored by Montana Trappers Association

Plus a world of Outdoor Products and Services available such as:

*Hunting and fishing guides and outfitters

*Fishing tackle and products

*Travel, vacations

*Outdoor Art

*RVs, campers

* and so much more…