What Are the Best Big Sky, Montana, Winter Activities?

Winter brings more than just cold weather to Big Sky. Draped in a blanket of fresh snow, Gallatin County offers unbelievable excitement around every turn. Continue reading below to discover all of the best things to do in Big Sky in the winter. Before you start your journey, don’t forget to check out our complimentary Destination Guide! Full off all of the area’s top restaurants, attractions, and seasonal events, our expertly crafted guide is the perfect tool for sculpting a getaway that you’ll remember for a lifetime.

Hit the Slopes


Montana is synonymous with mountain, and, unsurprisingly, the state is home to some of the most breathtaking peaks in the entire country. With this incredible terrain comes unbeatable opportunities for winter sports. Winter is Gallatin County’s most thrilling time of year. Just up the road from us, Big Sky Resort hosts plenty of exciting mountain activities. Explore your options below!

Skier

Explore Yellowstone in Winter


Discover the beauty of Big Sky Country this winter. Yellowstone’s natural springs, mountainous terrain, and intriguing wildlife make it one of the top summer destinations in the world, but you haven’t seen anything until you pay a visit in the winter! Trade lush, green forests and flowering meadows for miles of rolling, snow-covered hills and shimmering mountaintops. Experience the magic of Yellowstone in winter.

dog sledding snow

Escape the Cold


After you’ve made it to the top of Lone Peak and enjoyed the 360-degree view of three states and two national parks, it’s time for a quick breather. Inclement weather can also make some parts of Big Sky virtually inaccessible. So, whether you’re resting up for your next adventure or you’re looking for a rainy day activity, there are plenty of things to do in Big Sky in the winter that are just as exciting as the great outdoors.

Celebrate the Season


Winter in Big Sky offers to more than just unbelievable adventure. The area is also home to some incredible holiday festivals and seasonal events. Build your getaway around some of our favorites!

Winter Celebration

Go Wild! The Wilson Hotel Is the Best Place to Stay in Big Sky, Montana

After you’ve had your fill of snowbound adventure, return to the comfort and warmth of The Wilson Hotel. Featuring incredible amenities, luxurious guest rooms, and easy access to all of Big Sky’s most exciting activities, The Wilson Hotel is the best lodging option near Yellowstone National Park. Book your getaway today!

 

 

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