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Tips for Winter Recreation Safety

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jan 2, 2020 5:00:00 PM

Winter hit Bozeman with a vengeance this year, and outdoor recreation lovers are thrilled! We’re often asked questions about winter safety, driving, avalanches, and being personally prepared. So we’ve put together some basic tips to help you get ready to get out into the Montana wilderness and embrace the light, dry snow that Bozeman locals refer to as the “Cold Smoke!”

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Tags: Winter, Sightseeing, Relaxing, Travel, Bozeman

January Events in Bozeman, 2020!

Posted by Kali Gillette on Dec 31, 2019 12:00:00 PM

 

The holiday hustle has ended, and you can finally take a minute to breathe! But don’t get too cozy, January is full of activities—art, culture, and outdoor recreation. Looking for some serious motivation in the new year? Jumpstart it with a 50K fun run! Interested in exploring your creative side? Try a local art class. Ready to relax in front of a film? Check out the Banff Mountain Film Festival, or the ongoing movies at the Ellen Theatre. There’s no time for winter blues to set in around this town!

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Tags: Insider, Events, Bozeman

Iconic Bozeman: Schnee’s

Posted by Kali Gillette on Dec 24, 2019 10:30:00 AM

 

A solid pair of shoes will take you everywhere. 

In 1974, Steve and Jean Schnee began repairing shoes on Mendenhall Avenue in Bozeman, Montana. Thirteen years later, they moved their business to Main Street, and for the next 25 years, they would develop a stellar following by building, selling, and repairing shoes.

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Tags: Insider, Shopping, Bozeman

Local Ski Events at Bridger Bowl and Big Sky Resort

Posted by Kali Gillette on Dec 17, 2019 9:00:00 AM

The countdown is on…school is almost out for the break, snowboards and skis are packed, and Montana has had a LOT of early season snow! Holidays at the ski areas do not disappoint. Bridger Bowl and Big Sky Resort go all out to bring the spirit of the season to the ski hill! Read on for a list of events—you’ll be just as busy off the slopes as you are on!

 

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Tags: Events, Winter, Skiing, Day Trips, Family Fun, nordic skiing, Après-ski

Exploring Holiday Lights Around Bozeman 2019

Posted by Kali Gillette on Dec 10, 2019 9:00:00 AM

It’s here! The season of magic and wonder and everything sparkly. Pockets of Bozeman residents go all out on the bling, so gather the clan, a thermos of hot cocoa, and head out with the curiosity of a kid to stop and soak up the celebratory feeling of the season.

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Tags: Insider, Sightseeing, Bozeman, Family Fun

Bozeman Ice Festival, 2019

Posted by Kali Gillette on Dec 3, 2019 9:45:00 AM

Mountaineering is not for the faint of heart, particularly ice climbing. Imagine crawling up sheer ice at the mercy of an ice pick and crampons to get you there. There are no holds in this type of climbing, meaning there are no temporary places to cling, grip, press, or stand. Ice climbers have to be limber and incredibly strong to keep tension throughout their bodies to keep the pressure on the pick, which is the only thing holding them on the ice.

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Tags: Breweries, Events, Rock Climbing, Winter, Nightlife, Ice Climbing

December in Bozeman: Christmas Stroll, Holiday Shopping and Events!

Posted by Kali Gillette on Nov 27, 2019 9:00:00 AM

We've got a lot going on in this corner of Big Sky Country. This winter, you can beat the foul-weather blues when you make a trip to Bozeman and experience all the season has to offer. Here's a taste of the events and goings-on you won't want to miss out on.

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Tags: Insider, Events, Winter, Dining, Day Trips, Holidays, Family Fun

Pet Friendly Hotels in Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Nov 20, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Hands down, Bozeman is a pet lover's town. Put it this way; local gatherings often have equal numbers of pets and people. Trail systems run throughout the town, and the phenomenal hiking around the area is the perfect playground for animals. Fortunately, many hoteliers in Bozeman appreciate the canine connection and offer pet-friendly rooms—no more leaving the furry family members at home!

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Tags: Insider, Lodging, Travel, Bozeman, Family Fun

Bozeman Holiday Gift Guide for 2019

Posted by Kali Gillette on Nov 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Tucked up in the mountains, Bozeman is full of entrepreneurs creating high-quality products and hosting amazing experiences. The slower pace of life allows people time to really delve into their creativity and talents, and the results speak for themselves. Plus, the shopping experience itself is worth the time; Bozeman is full of local retailers, and the historic downtown is completely walkable.

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Tags: Insider, Events, Winter, Shopping, Culture, The Arts, News, Holidays, Bozeman, Family Fun

Holiday Entertainment in Bozeman, 2019

Posted by Kali Gillette on Nov 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM

There is no shortage of holiday cheer in Bozeman. The snow doesn't slow people down around here; instead, the excitement of the upcoming season brings people out and about to celebrate food, art, culture, and community. So don your sweaters, beanies, and scarves, and get ready to spend the next few weeks in lively revelry!

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Tags: Events, Winter, Shopping, Day Trips, The Arts, Holidays, Family Fun, Date Night