We are committed to ensuring this vision becomes a reality for the communities in and around the Bitterroot Valley. We are the only land trust focused on conserving the land and water and strengthening the communities of the Bitterroot Valley.

Our Mission

The Bitter Root Land Trust is a private, non-profit organization that partners with landowners and our community to conserve clean water, wildlife habitat, and working farms and ranches in and around the Bitterroot Valley for present and future generations.

Conserving Water, Wildlife and Working Lands for all Generations

Our Vision

We envision a Bitterroot Valley with abundant, clean water and access for all to our namesake river; thriving working farms and ranches—the lifeblood of our economy; open, scenic vistas; healthy wildlife habitat that supports diverse native and migratory species; strong connections between people and the land that support ecological, economic, and community health for all.