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Big Sky is an adventure for all ages and stages of life, with many activities and amenities that cater to families and kids. Whether it’s a sleigh ride dinner and a mini ski camp in the winter or a kid’s concert and a tram ride in the summer, kids love to explore Big Sky’s outdoors in fashion. And there are plenty of daycare options for those times when mom and dad need a little break. Other family-friendly activities include:


Enjoy a 44-acre park in the heart of Big Sky’s Meadow Village that serves as a gathering spot for outdoor fun. The park features sport fields, basketball, tennis courts, frisbee golf, climbing walls, skateboard park, picnic area, and access to biking and walking trails in the summer and cross-country ski trails in the winter.


  1. Rent Bicycles And Ride Around Town & On Trails
  2. Attend The Free Summer Concert Series – Music In The Mountains
  3. Spend The Day At Camp Big Sky
  4. Shop At The Weekly Big Sky Farmers Market , Wednesdays All Summer Long
  5. Go Whitewater Rafting On The Gallatin
  6. Hike Into Beehive Basin
  7. Watch A Movie At Lone Peak Cinema
  8. Hike The Ousel Falls Trail
  9. Zip Line At Big Sky Resort Or Montana Whitewater
    Zip Lining With Kids | Photo: Montana Whitewater
    Zip Lining With Kids | Photo: Montana Whitewater
  10. Visit The Top Of Lone Mountain On The Lone Peak Expedition
  11. Ride A Horse At Lone Mountain Ranch
  12. Eat Delicious Ice Cream From the Hungry Moose Deli
  13. Camp Out At Taylor Fork Or One Of The Established Gallatin Canyon Campgrounds
  14. Play In The Big Sky Community Park
  15. Attend The PBR Rodeo In Big Sky And Let The Kids Go Mutton Bustin!
  16. Watch Old Faithful Erupt In Yellowstone National Park
  17. Learn About History At Crail Ranch
  18. Splash In The Gallatin River Near The Green Bridge
  19. Explore The Gallatin On An ATV
  20. Take A Scenic Chairlift Ride At Big Sky Resort
  21. Try Bouldering At The Park
  22. Enjoy A Chuck Wagon Dinner At 320 Ranch
  23. Take A Trip To The Museum Of The Rockies In Bozeman
  24. Have A Picnic In The Park, By The River or On Top Of A Mountain
  25. Try Fly Fishing On The Gallatin River
  26. Go Swimming At The Pool At The Whitewater Inn
  27. Visit the Big Sky Public Library
  28. Head To The Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center In West Yellowstone
  29. Take A Trip To SugarBuzz!
  30. Go Panning For Gold Or Play On The Bungee Trampoline At Big Sky Resort’s Adventure Mountain
  31. Spot Wildlife In Yellowstone National Park
  32. Take Ski Lessons
  33. Sled Down A Hill In The Meadow
  34. Go Ice Skating
  35. Try A Horse Drawn Sleigh Ride
  36. Snowshoe through the forests
  37. Go Dog Sledding

Now be honest – how many of these things sound fun? Pretty much every single one. And this is just a handful of ideas of things to do with kids in Big Sky, Montana.

Kids Going Whitewater Rafting | Photo: Montana Whitewater
Kids Going Whitewater Rafting | Photo: Montana Whitewater

Of course, if you need a little bit of time off there are options for daycare or babysitting in Big Sky. Make Big Sky, Montana your family vacation destination. No matter what age you are, you’ll never get bored in this playful playground. It’s fun for all ages.