Never the same skiing experience twice.The diversity of the skiing in the wide open space is what keeps vacationers returning season after season to this spectacular ski destination offering intense vertical drops, deep-powdered bowls and access to both incredible off-trail backcountry skiing and intense, exhilarating heli-skiing.
The view alone is breathtaking.The Lone Peak Tram gives winter enthusiasts an awe-inspiring glimpse of nature all the way to the top of the mountain’s summit – a breathtaking 11,166 feet up. The tram now officially graces Big Sky with the honor of having the total most vertical feet of skiing in the United States and offers technical skiers some of the most challenging ski terrain in the country.
An outdoor-lover’s dream.Big Sky, Montana has much more to offer visitors than some of the best skiing and snowboarding in North America. People across the world plan winter trips to Big Sky to also take part in other winter activities like snowshoeing, dog-sledding, camping, skating, hockey, ice sailing and cross-country skiing, to name only a few of the outdoor winter adventures offered throughout the area.
Winter or summer, Big Sky is the perfect destination.In the summertime, there are just as many activities and adventures for those planning trips to this favored Montana vacation spot. With the smell of fresh pine in the air and the blooming wildflowers, Big Sky is a hiker’s dream.
And for those wanting to experience more adrenaline pumping activities, there is:
- Whitewater rafting
- Fly fishing
- Horseback riding
- Golfing on a course designed by famed champion golfer Arnold Palmer
- Disc golf
Cozy lodging, unmatched hospitality.Guests of Big Sky can choose from a wide variety of summer or ski lodging options, including quaint log cabins, premium resorts, cozy condominiums, lodges and chain hotels. The Big Sky Resort is ideal for family winter and ski vacations featuring some 680 units including hotel rooms, suites, cabins and condos. Most of the rooms are slopeside and all provide access to outdoor heated pools, hot tubs and steam rooms to help guests warm up and relax after a long day on the slopes.
Kids welcomed.Big Sky resort is extremely family friendly offering Snowsports School and a Kids’ Club for after the slopes close where kids can play games, roast marshmallows and watch movies. Additionally, at Big Sky Resort, children 10 and under ski and stay for free, making for a relaxing, affordable family ski vacation.
Off the slopes.While the kids relax and play games, the adults can experience Big Sky’s exciting nightlife including an abundance of cozy restaurants and bars suitable for any palate. Visitors can sample an array of cuisine ranging from wood-fired pizza to sushi while enjoying a riveting game of poker or simply relaxing over a few drinks with friends new and old.