Our roots run deep in this valley we call home.

Benefitting our community for generations to come.

Together, we can protect the place we all love.

Since 1997, the Bitter Root Land Trust has been working closely with landowners, farming and ranching families, partner organizations, local businesses, and community members to protect the extraordinary rural landscape and open lands that make this region of western Montana so special.

more about our work
acres conserved


Acres of open land in the Bitterroot Valley conserved by local families, including working farms & ranches and habitat for wildlife movement

Total Projects


Number of conservation projects completed to date in partnership with Bitterroot Valley landowners

River & Streams


Miles of cold, mountain freshwater river and creek frontage kept undeveloped and green

Nature parks


Acres of riverfront community parklands with nature trails

How can I help?

Your efforts are vital to preserving the valley we all love.