- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain
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Big Sky Resort is known for giving skiers and riders access to more skiing than anywhere else in the United States. Located in south central Montana, about fifty miles south of Bozeman, Big Sky provides visitors with updated amenities, a well developed infrastructure and over 5,750 acres of skiable terrain.
The resort offers some of the best expert and advanced terrain around while including an extensive network of trails suited for the intermediate and beginner skier or snowboarder. The resort claims to be the base camp to Yellowstone National Park and provides daily shuttles to Yellowstone’s west entrance. The resort has everything one would expect from a modern ski resort including a variety of dining, lodging, and shopping possibilities.
Big Sky Resort, Montana //
Gallatin Field (BZN) in Bozeman is your gateway to Big Sky. Frontier, Delta/Northwest, United, Allegiant, and Horizon provide service. Connecting cities include Denver, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, and Seattle.
Exit Gallatin Field, making a right turn onto Hwy. 10 (also Frontage Road). Drive 1.4 miles west through the small town of Belgrade. Turn left onto Hwy. 291 (also Jackrabbit Lane). This road passes over Interstate 90 and becomes Hwy. 85 and then Hwy. 191 (also Gallatin Road). Proceed south 7 miles once over I-90, and then go straight through the four-way stop light on Hwy. 191. Continue south on Hwy. 191 for 39 miles.
Coming from Bozeman: Get on Main Street and continue west past the Gallatin Valley Mall. Main Street becomes Huffine Lane. Continue west about eight miles to the intersection of Highway 191 and Huffine Lane. Turn left on 191 for 39 miles. Turn right at MT Highway 64 and head west nine miles through Meadow Village. Turn left at the "Welcome to Big Sky Mountain Village" sign, and then a right turn at the next small intersection. Follow the road to the first tall, seven story complex which includes the reception to Big Sky Central Reservations.
BZN has a wide range of ground transportation options including taxi and scheduled bus transportation to Big Sky, West Yellowstone (West entrance of Yellowstone National Park) and Gardner (North entrance of Yellowstone National Park).
Karst Stage (406-556-3540; www.karststage.com) and 4 X 4 Stage (406-556-3540; www.karststage.com) are the only ground transportation providers with a counter inside the Bozeman Airport. They offer scheduled shuttle service to Big Sky during the winter season. Point-to-point and door-to-door service to Big Sky is also available.
Skyline Bus is a free skier shuttle that circulates the Meadow, Mountain, and Canyon areas approximately every 30 minutes. Call 406-99-6BUS or visit www.skylinebus.com for schedule and more details. Skyline Bus also provides service to and from points in Bozeman.