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Planning Your Day Trip: A Family Adventure in Big Sky

Posted On: March 31, 2020

In light of COVID-19, we want to be sensitive to the responsible and cautious habits that will keep from amplifying the effects of the situation in public spaces. As a result, we want to encourage you to find the escape you need, but look forward to the adventures to be had this summer. Working tog

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5 Underrated Things to Do In Yellowstone National Park

Posted On: March 26, 2020

We all know of the famous sights in Yellowstone like Old Faithful, the Upper and Lower Falls, and the Grand Prismatic Spring, but what else is there to do? Maybe a better question is "What isn't there to do?" Yellowstone is full of beautiful scenery, hundreds of miles of hiking trails and plenty of

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Things to Do in Bozeman in the Summer

Posted On: March 24, 2020

Bozeman is remarkable at any time of year, but summer is truly something else. One of the most significant advantages is its proximity. Centrally located amidst some of the most breathtaking mountains and rivers in the lower-48, you can be out exploring by day and home for an evening on the town by

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4 Spots to Go Fly Fishing In Bozeman

Posted On: March 19, 2020

In 1992 Robert Redford spoke the opening line, "In our family, there was no clear line between religion and fly fishing" and Bozeman was changed forever. The movie was A River Runs Through It, which tells the story of the Maclean family and their love of fly fishing. The film was narrated by Mr. Re

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Pledge for the Wild: 10 Tips for Responsible Hiking

Posted On: March 17, 2020

Experiencing our wild spaces up close and personal is something everyone should be so lucky to do. The intimacy of seeing wildlife in their habitat, thick vegetation, dynamic weather patterns, and sheer beauty — it does wonders for the soul. But as more and more people venture out, it’s not jus

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How to get to Yellowstone National Park from Bozeman, MT

Posted On: March 12, 2020

Bozeman sits smack between two entrances to Yellowstone National Park, the north entrance, at Gardiner, MT, and the west entrance in West Yellowstone, MT, making it the perfect area to set up home base. Either entry is good access for a day trip or an overnight stay, or you could spend a few days l

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Snowy Fun in Bozeman

Posted On: March 10, 2020

Are you ready for one more winter flurry in Bozeman! For that last blast of snow and cold before spring, we're up for some local fun. And, while we love a good powder day like the best of them, hitting the slopes isn’t for everyone. Here are our favorite alternative ways to get out in the snow wi

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Getting Out For a Date Night in Bozeman

Posted On: March 05, 2020

Sometimes you just have to admit that love is in the air and seize the opportunity for a romantic date night. Go ahead and drop the kids off with Grandma so you can kick back and enjoy some together time. Here are a few of our favorite date night ideas in Bozeman, Montana.   Mountain Man Adve

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Events in Bozeman, March 2020

Posted On: March 03, 2020

We love this time of year! Between snowstorms, the warm sun lingers longer in the day, bringing with it the urge to get out and about—to stretch the legs. This month brings some delightful weekend events, along with plenty of live evening entertainment. Runners take note, the annual Run to the Pu

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What You Need to Know About Montana Fly Fishing

Posted On: March 01, 2020

Every year numerous people flock to Montana to cast a line in our blue ribbon fisheries. Fly fishing is a booming industry and attracts millions of dollars to the local economies of small Montana communities, including Bozeman, and for good reason. Bozeman offers world class fishing access and some

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Adventure-Filled Day for the Whole Family in Bozeman, MT

Posted On: February 27, 2020

From the time they were only a twinkle, you’ve probably looked forward to going adventuring with your kiddos. The best part about Bozeman is that this family-friendly mountain town offers something for every age group. So get ready for adventure: here’s how to do Bozeman right with kids of any

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Guide To Ice Skating In Bozeman, Montana

Posted On: February 25, 2020

“Skating was the vessel into which I could pour my heart and soul." -Peggy Fleming A long-beloved sport, ice skating began with sharp fragments of animal bone fitted to the bottoms of boots that glided over the ice. In 1572, the first iron skates were made, a game-changer, to say the least! Today

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Spots to Stop in Downtown Bozeman

Posted On: February 20, 2020

Bozeman is utterly walkable: when strolling down Main Street, everything you need is right there along the sidewalk. So put on your walking shoes and get ready to explore. Here are the must-stop spots you should add to your walking tour of Bozeman. Shops to Stop    Shop till you drop at

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A Guide to Sledding Around Bozeman

Posted On: February 18, 2020

If you’re looking for some old-fashioned winter fun for the whole family to enjoy, you’re in luck! Bozeman has some great sledding hills, both in town and close-by. Inexpensive sleds are available at larger retailers or stop by one of the local tire shops for an inner tube. Then end the day wit

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Take a Piece of Bozeman With You; Best Souvenir Shops

Posted On: February 13, 2020

Call it a memento, souvenir or keepsake, a vacation isn’t complete without bringing home a little something to remember your trip by. More than just a t-shirt (though we’re huge fans), little bits of nostalgia come about when you look at a beautiful art piece, spread a local preserve on your wa

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Finding the Right Snowshoes

Posted On: February 11, 2020

Winter in Bozeman doesn’t have to bring an end to the hiking season. Getting out into the wilderness this time of year is magical, and it’s as simple as strapping on a pair of snowshoes! Finding the right snowshoe isn’t difficult, but it’s worth thinking carefully about your goals and abili

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2020 Bozeman Shopping Guide for Winter Gear

Posted On: February 06, 2020

When the weather gets chilly, you want your wardrobe to be extra warm with a jolt of style. And a winter vacation in Bozeman, ski capital of Montana, demands a certain level of outdoor gear to help you stay chic and cozy when the snow flies. Here are our favorite local places to get your outdoor ge

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February Events in Bozeman, 2020!

Posted On: February 04, 2020

We like to think this year started off with the excitement of the roaring ’20s, and we’re not planning to stop. There are five significant productions this month, quite impressive for this sophisticated little mountain town. There’s live music at venues throughout the city, and those interest

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Making a Day of It: Big Sky Resort

Posted On: January 30, 2020

Spending the day at Big Sky Resort is one you won't soon forget. From the top of Lone Mountain, you can see two national parks, three states, and endless mountain ranges; it's truly a sight to behold. And, with 5,850 shreddable acres, 4,350 vertical feet, and 36 lifts, the skiing is as impressive a

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A Texan’s Ski Vacation; Benefits of Skiing in Montana vs Colorado

Posted On: January 28, 2020

It’s no secret that Texans enjoy a complete change of scenery and often hit the slopes for winter vacations. Given that Colorado is just a state away, it’s logical that many people have frequented these resorts…until now. Getting to Bozeman from Texas is easier than you might think, and oh so

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15 THINGS THAT MAKE BOZEMAN, MONTANA PURE MAGIC

Posted On: January 23, 2020

Whether you're new in town or have lived here your whole life, loving Bozeman is a no brainer. Our little town is quite the heart breaker, charming the pants off just about anybody who sets down on its snow or soil. But small towns exist all over the country, so what is it exactly about this one th

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Bozeman Joins “Pledge For The Wild” Collaboration

Posted On: January 21, 2020

  Bozeman Convention and Visitors Bureau is proud to announce our commitment to Pledge for the Wild, a collaboration between five western mountain towns working to enhance and preserve our wild spaces through visitor donations, education and outreach. Bozeman, Bend, OR, Flagstaff, AZ, South L

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Getting to Bozeman is Easier Than Ever!

Posted On: January 17, 2020

The flights into Bozeman keep getting better. This past week, Allegiant Airlines announced a direct flight to Nashville, TN, and JetBlue announced they would bring nonstop service from New York’s JFK and Boston Logan International Airport (BOS). Both flights will operate on a seasonal summer and

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The Perfect Cup of Joe: Coffee Roasters in Bozeman, Montana

Posted On: January 16, 2020

Coffee is the impetus of good conversation and great adventures, and Bozeman is fortunate to have seven exceptional roasters. From the selection of ethically sourced beans to careful roasting and meticulous brewing, these coffee connoisseurs are turning out some seriously good cups of Joe.  

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Winter Scenic Drives; Safety While You Drive

Posted On: January 14, 2020

There is something utterly breathtaking about Montana landscapes in the winter. The rugged mountains seem even more majestic, and the skies appear an even deeper hue of blue against the sparkling fields of snow. Trust us; scenic drives are well worth an afternoon. While we don’t encourage driving

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