Surveys show that only 27 percent of adults and 44 percent of children riding bicycles in Missoula wear helmets and only 34 percent of skiers and snowboarders wear helmets. Studies have shown that helmets can reduce the risk of head injury by 85 percent. Frequent helmet sales are held in the Broadway Building in the 5th floor lobby. Call (406) 329-5660 for a current schedule.
Where to buy a bicycle helmet
Helmet sales are regularly offered by St. Patrick Hospital Trauma Services. Call (406) 329-5660 for a current schedule. Helmet prices:
- Bike: $8
- Multi Sport (skateboarding, in-line skating, rollerblading, ice skating, kayaking): $10
- Ski: $20
- Equestrian: $23