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Big Sky Resort | Photo: D. Lennon

Start The Countdown To Winter In Big Sky, Montana!

Are you ready for winter? We’ve been excited for winter since Big Sky’s closing day in April 2017. Now that it’s officially Fall in Big Sky Country, we can start the countdown to winter in Big Sky, Montana. Woohoo! Now if you’re a true summer fanatic, it’s easy to be a bit reluctant to embrace the countdown to winter in Big Sky. Summer’s great and no one’s denying that, but winter in Big Sky is something special. Maybe you need a reminder of how fun and exciting winter in Big Sky really is? Check out this highlight reel of the 2016/2017… READ MORE

Mountain Biking at Big Sky Resort | Photo: Erik Morrison

The Mountain Biking At Big Sky Resort Is The Real Deal

Grab your mountain bike and head to Big Sky Resort to explore 50+ miles of exciting, lift-accessed, cross country and downhill mountain biking trails. Over the past few years Big Sky Resort has dedicated the time and energy into growing and expanding the resort into a world class mountain bike destination. If you haven’t been mountain biking at Big Sky Resort, now is the time to go! To explore Big Sky’s mountain biking playground, buy a lift ticket and ride Swift Current, Ramcharger, or Explorer chairs to your run of choice. There are rides and trails that will appeal to… READ MORE

Love Food & Wine? Don’t Miss Big Sky’s Vine & Dine 2017

Do your tastebuds deserve a vacation? If so, mark your calendar for Big Sky’s culinary event of the summer: Big Sky’s Vine & Dine 2017. The 4th annual Vine & Dine event is a world-class wine and food tasting festival that’s held from Wednesday, August 16 to Sunday, August 20, 2017. Tell your friends and family because you do not want to miss this cool summer event in Big Sky, Montana! Big Sky’s Vine & Dine 2017 is prime time to “experience an incredible array of food artisans, wineries, purveyors of epicurean delights, and Montana inspired art” in a stunning mountain… READ MORE

Erik Lovold Skiing Below Lone Peak | Photo: Love Street Media

5 Reasons Why You Need To Book A Guide At Big Sky Resort

When you roll into Big Sky, the first thing that’s going to blow your mind is Lone Mountain. Standing proud at 11,166′ in the middle of the Madison Range, it’s hard to imagine that a 15-passenger tram will whisk you and your skis to the summit. The rocky faces and massive terrain is unlike any terrain you’ll find at any other resort in North America. This place is called the Biggest Skiing In America for a reason. In case you didn’t realize it, Big Sky is big. The inbounds terrain includes 5800 acres with over 300 named runs on 4 connected mountains.… READ MORE

Big Sky Resort Tram

Are You Ready To Explore Big Sky’s Big Mountain Terrain?

=When you pull into Big Sky, Montana, one of the first things you see is Lone Mountain. Big Sky’s signature summit dominates the skyline as you cruise up Montana highway 64 toward Big Sky Resort. This towering peak sits at 11,166′ and offers some of the best inbounds big mountain terrain in North America. The Lone Peak Tram whisks 15 passengers at a time to the top of Lone Mountain where they can click into their skis or snowboard and instantly access world class big mountain terrain. Every run from the top is the real deal. There is no easy way down… READ MORE


Bring Your Dog To The Big Sky Snowshoe Shuffle 2017

Clear your calendars because on Saturday, March 4, 2017 Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter and Big Sky Resort are hosting the 13th annual Big Sky Snowshoe Shuffle 2017. This family-friendly, dog focused event will take place at Big Sky Resort’s Madison Base Area at 6pm. Will you be there? The Big Sky Snowshoe Shuffle 2017 is a chance for you to get outdoors with the Big Sky community and their furry friends for an off leash adventure while raising money for Heart of the Valley, the community animal shelter. This social event explores one of the more scenic areas of Big Sky… READ MORE

Big Sky Resort | Photo: D. Lennon

Test Your Mountain Skills At Shedhorn Ski Mo 2017 At Big Sky Resort

Lone Mountain is known for technical skiing and big mountain terrain. People from around the world flock to Big Sky to test their skiing and riding ability on the steep slopes accessed by the Lone Peak Tram, but if you really want to test your skills, you need to sign up to race in the 3rd annual Shedhorn Ski Mo 2017. The Shedhorn Ski Mo 2017 will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8am to 2pm at Big Sky Resort. This technical ski mountaineering race is organized by the COSMIC Ski Mountaineering Series and attracts some of the… READ MORE

Hangmans For The Mad Wolf Relay | Photo: Lone Mountain Ranch

Are You Ready for The Mad Wolf Winter Relay 2017?

Looking for something fun to do on Saturday, February 25, 2017? Why not sign up to compete in the 2nd annual Mad Wolf Winter Relay 2017? It’s one of the best ways to have a great day in Big Sky Country. Plus the event supports the Big Sky Ski Education Foundation. What could be cooler than that? Lone Mountain Ranch and Big Sky Resort are presenting this multi-sport event that combines downhill sports (alpine, snowboard, telemark), running, Nordic skiing, and snowshoeing/fat biking into a family friendly race for all ages. Join in the fun as both individuals and teams race… READ MORE

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How Many Of The Big Sky Terrain Parks Have You Explored?

Do love hitting jumps, riding rails, sliding boxes, and jibbing features? If so, you don’t want to miss all of  the awesome Big Sky Terrain Parks that are scattered around Big Sky Resort. From beginner to expert, there’s a terrain park for everyone at Big Sky Resort. Whether you love sliding low boxes or hitting giant kickers, you’ll find plenty of sweet spots to perfect your terrain park skills. Big Sky employs a world class terrain park crew that’s constantly pushing the limits of what’s possible in the park. According to, in 2016-2017 there are 40 brand new features and over… READ MORE

Aerial of Big Sky | Glenniss Indreland

The Best Montana Ski Resorts Will Make Every Skier Smile

Did you know that Montana is home to 64 different mountain ranges? Due to the Treasure State’s geography and location, this vast state receives a healthy dose of snow each and every winter. And what do you get when you combine beautiful mountains, outdoor culture, and the winter season? A skiing paradise. If you asked most people about skiing in Montana, one place is going to pop into their mind first: Big Sky Resort in Big Sky, Montana. Big Sky Resort is definitely the largest and most well known ski resort in Montana, but there are many other small and… READ MORE