In Montana, transfer legislation threatens 41 river runs, 192 climbing areas, and over 420 miles of mountain biking trails. The map below shows some of the most important recreational resources that could be disposed of, transferred, or sold. 

A flurry of related bills were introduced in Montana, including one resolution against the transfer of public lands. Nevertheless, an interim study was completed and another task force to make the case for the land grab is proposed.

the United States owes Montana 5% of the proceeds of all public land in Montana sold by the United States government since November 8, 1889.