50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: MONTANA (7/50)

2011 MISSOULA MARATHON: 3:18:56 (2011-07-10)
2012 MISSOULA MARATHON: 3:57:23 (2012-07-08)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=730962117059126

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/missoula-marathon-montana-2012-07-08/


Missoula Marathon Website:
http://www.missoulamarathon.org

MONTANA, USA

State capital: Helena

State population: 1.0 million (Missoula 69,000)

State nickname: The Treasure State

State bird: Western Meadowlark

State mammal: Grizzly bear

State motto:

Gold and silver

Famous people from Montana:

Gary Cooper (actor), David Lynch (filmmaker), Evel Knievel (daredevil motorcyclist), Dana Carvey (comedian), Dorothy Baker (author)

Fun facts about Montana:

Competing with the D River in Lincoln City, Oregon for the title of the world’s shortest river, the Roe River flows near Great Falls. Both rivers lengths vary from 58 feet to 200 feet. The source for this small river is Giant Springs, the largest freshwater spring in the United States

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/mont.htm#.U8P6KlZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g45277-Missoula_Montana-Vacations.html