Big Sky Resort is one of the largest ski areas in the United States, with over 5,800 skiable acres. It offers diverse terrain, from gentle slopes for beginners to challenging runs for experts. The newly released Lone Peak Tram is sure to be a hit as well.
The breathtaking beauty of the Montana wilderness is magnified in the winter with snow-covered peaks, frozen rivers, and pristine landscapes that make for stunning photo opportunities.
Big Sky receives an average of over 400 inches of snow each year, ensuring excellent skiing and snowboarding conditions throughout the season.
Beyond downhill skiing, you can enjoy miles of cross-country ski trails, including scenic groomed tracks and backcountry routes. The trails at Lone Mountain Ranch and throughout Big Sky Town Center are ideal for all ability levels
Snowshoeing allows you to explore the winter wonderland at your own pace while enjoying the tranquility of the snow-covered forests. Christy's Sports, East Slope Outdoors, and Gallatin Alpine Sports are all great shops to explore rental equipment and
For those seeking an adrenaline rush, snowmobiling trails in and around Big Sky offer exhilarating adventures through the snow-covered backcountry.
Winter is an excellent time to spot wildlife. Bison, elk, and bighorn sheep are truly stunning in their natural habitat.
There is truly something for everyone in Big Sky from luxury hotel style accommodations at Montage Big Sky to easy living at The Wilson and charming cabins tovacation rentals. Each offering providing the perfect setting for a cozy winter getaway.
After a day on the slopes, you can relax in the Big Sky Mountain Village with a hot cocoa or enjoy a hearty meal at one of the many restaurants and bars around town. A few of our favorites are Montage Big Sky, Blue Buddha, Ousel & Spur Pizza, The Rocks, Tres Toros, Tips Up, Gallatin Riverhouse Grill, BYOM, Horn&Cantle, Olive Bs.
Big Sky hosts an array of winter events and festivals, including holiday celebrations, winter sports competitions, and fun activities, bringing the community together in the spirit of the season.
The good life awaits—don’t make it wait too long. We can help plan your trip out, loop you into local intel, and smooth the way to your next adventure. Getting in touch is easy! Fill out the contact form to speak with one of us.