From retreats to weddings, Butler Creek Lodge will create a joyous backdrop.


A year has only four seasons, and Missoula makes the most of each one. Whether the weather is warm or cool, hot or just plain cold, plan to be entertained year-round in the Garden City.

Several major events Missoula celebrates include the International Wildlife Film Festival, Out to Lunch, Downtown ToNight, International Choral Festival, Farmer’s Market, Saturday Arts and Crafts Market, First Night Missoula, Irish Cultural Celebration, Germanfest, and numerous others. Performing arts include Missoula Children’s Theater, Missoula Symphony, and The University of Montana performing arts.

The Missoula Convention and Visitors Bureau website at lists year-round events.

The local newspaper, The Missoulian, has a Thursday section aptly named “The Entertainer.” which can be found here:

Also,The University of Montana has constantly evolving lists of cultural attractions in their galleries and theaters. See what’s up when you are in town checking out


We do. Butler Creek Lodge is pleased to host your wedding… and/or honeymoon.


When your married life begins at the relaxed Butler Creek Lodge, under the stately arms of Douglas Firs, your wedding and reception will be a captivating, cherished experience. Every detail is made simple and markedly tasteful, as you and your guests will have exclusive use of the Lodge, ensuring no distractions. Our staff will help arrange details for the event on our picturesque grounds and in our welcoming Lodge.

For details on obtaining a Montana marriage license, click here.

Corporate Retreats

Corporate retreats at Butler Creek Lodge.


Butler Creek Lodge is the perfect place to mix business with pleasure. When you need to focus on important issues in your business, the calm, peaceful views and ambience can be inspiring. Stunning food and excellent service will ensure your stay is a seamless and successful experience, so you can concentrate on what is more important and enjoy the results.

Team building starts with feeling comfortable and having the facilities required available, and Butler Creek Lodge will accommodate both.

Family Reunions

Family reunions at Butler Creek Lodge.


We are all about keeping families close. We think you’ll find this the ideal place for your next family reunion. There’s room for lots of activities and fun and great family meetings in the middle of nature. We regularly host small to big reunions. Just give us a call, or send an email, and we’ll help you get your family together.