The Story Behind the "M"

The "M" is 620 feet above the Missoula Valley floor. It is 125' feet long and 100' feet wide. University of Montana forestry students cut the switchbacks into the side of the hill in the early 1900's. The first "M" was assembled out of whitewashed rocks in 1909, and given a fresh coat of paint by freshmen every year, until 1968, when all those rocks were cemented together with concrete.

Photo by Nelson Kenter,

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Galipeau Mortgage

Jackie Galipeau has been a mortgage lender since 2001. She opened Galipeau Mortgage because, from experience, she knew there was a better way. Life is complicated. Home Ownership shouldn’t be.  Jackie is exceptionally passionate about the mortgage industry and takes great pride in providing superior service to her customers and referral partners. Jackie combines the personal touch of a small local company with state of the art systems. In 2007, she became the first lender in Missoula to be affiliated […]