Local Area Guide: Things To Do / Activities / Attractions

Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

You will never be bored while vacationing in Southwest Montana. Winter brings an abundance of snow and sunshine for the pleasure of outdoor enthusiasts. World class snow sports include alpine and Nordic skiing, snowboarding, and trekking, along with snow mobiles and sleigh rides.  Summer is perfect for blue ribbon trout fishing, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, cycling, rafting, river floating, kayaking, and golf.  If respite, relaxation, and solitude are what you are seeking; the natural grandeur of Montana's national forests, mountain peaks, parks, and alpine lakes will feed your mind, body and soul.  There are hundreds of miles of trails, mountain streams, and wildflower meadows to explore.  The expansive vistas create the perfect inspiration for writing, painting, photography, and rejuvenation. Create your own Montana escape by renting a Stay Montana vacation home!

Exploring our home base communities of Bozeman, Big Sky, and West Yellowstone provides additional educational, cultural, culinary, and entertainment opportunities.  Stay Montana concierge service can provide customized recommendations for you at your request.  For background information and further exploration, we recommend the following sources:



Winter Activities

Bozeman, Big Sky and the surrounding regions are a winter paradise for the outdoor enthusiast. Schedule your winter fun now!

Summer Activities

Summer is a very special time in Big Sky country. Longer hours of daylight, warm sunshine, and plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy makes summer an excellent time to visit Montana.


Yellowstone National Park is nearly 3,500 square miles of wilderness recreation area atop a volcanic hot spot. Mostly in Wyoming, the park spreads into parts of Montana and Idaho. Yellowstone features dramatic canyons, alpine rivers, lush forests, hot springs and geysers, including its most famous, Old Faithful. It`s also home to hundreds of animal species including bears, wolves, bison, elk and antelope.

Dining & Shopping

Enjoy an exceptional Montana dining experience at these local restaurants and then be sure to visit these local shops to pick yourself up a Montana souvenir or just some proper gear for the wonderful outdoors!

Arts & Culture

Art, music, history, theatres, & entertainment abound in the area. You are sure to find something every member of the family will enjoy.