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What Makes Bozeman's Downtown the Best in the State

Posted by Kali Gillette on Aug 19, 2021 9:45:00 AM


The Downtown Main Street is an eclectic mash-up of historic, old western architecture and modern, remodeled spaces. A bootmaker's shop across the street from a new karaoke bar; an old book store next to Athleta. It's always busy, giving it a more urban feel, but simultaneously clean and well-kept. Strolling down the sidewalk, you'll encounter cowboys, hippies, ski bums and families of tourists from all over the country. You'll see it all in Bozeman's downtown, with a dense cluster of dining, shopping and entertainment. In other words, downtown Bozeman is a life force. 

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Tags: Shopping, Dining, Nightlife, Lodging, Bozeman

Explore These State Parks Near Bozeman

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Aug 17, 2021 11:54:00 AM

Road tripping in Montana? There’s plenty to see on your way to and from Bozeman, or as a day trip within two hours of the city, especially in the way of state parks. Montana has more than 30 state parks, with several of them near Bozeman. Nearby state parks offer nuggets of local history, wildlife viewing, and all kinds of recreational opportunities. Here are 5 of the best state parks within two hours of Bozeman.

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Tags: Day Trips, Hiking

Get Ready for Montana State University's 2021 Football Season

Posted by Kali Gillette on Aug 12, 2021 11:15:00 AM


It's called Bobcat Nation — the tribe of sports enthusiasts who support all things Montana State University. Some are well-studied on the players and opposing teams; others love the camaraderie of their alma mater or the fact that it's a hometown team. Even if you aren't a sports fan, it's hard not to get wrapped up in the excitement. 

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Tags: Culture, Bozeman

Golf Courses Around Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Aug 10, 2021 12:00:00 PM


Golfing in Montana is unique; the temperature generally doesn't get too hot, the sun sets late, and the views are spectacular. Due to the amount of snow we get in Bozeman, the season may be a bit shorter than most areas, but the quality of play more than makes up for it. Plus, you’ll find the Montana hospitality on and off the course. Are you looking for a round? We’ve got the rundown on courses.

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Tags: Summer, Bozeman

Planning Your Winter Wedding in Bozeman

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Aug 5, 2021 12:12:00 PM

When your dream wedding includes pre-wedding soaking in a hot spring, snow, mountains and vows with a view, you’re right on to be looking at Bozeman. Bozeman is a wedding destination year-round, and for good reason, but winter is an especially magical time to say “I do.” Plus, there are options for weddings big and small, from intimate elopements to 500-person celebrations, and plenty of amenities and accommodations in town.

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Tags: Weddings

The Perfect Day Trip to Big Sky from Bozeman

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Aug 3, 2021 11:45:00 AM


Mainly known for being one of the best skiing spots in the U.S. as well as the biggest, Big Sky has an extraordinary summer experience that rivals that of winter.

The town and resort host a variety of exciting activities and events going on throughout the entire summer, which is why many guests turn into repeat visitors of the area. Before you start planning your trip, be sure to check out the city's event calendar for concerts, markets, rodeos and more that may be happening during your stay.

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Tags: Insider, Summer, Day Trips

Treat Yourself at One of These High-End Hotels in Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 29, 2021 11:15:00 AM


As Bozeman becomes an increasingly popular vacation destination, hoteliers are taking note. As such, you’ll find most national brands, along with some unique, locally-owned properties. And, if you’re looking to treat yourself to a luxurious stay, you’ve got options. These hotels take pride in the details — everything from the furniture and linens to thoughtful particulars you won’t find just anywhere. If you're looking to treat yourself to a weekend away, consider one of these high-end hotels in Bozeman.

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Tags: Travel

Top 10 Most Instagrammable Spots in Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 27, 2021 10:32:00 AM


It's not hard to find a great photo in Bozeman, Montana. A glance in any direction will provide a gorgeous view of tall mountains, babbling creeks, or historic buildings. Add in a bit of street art or a few unique murals, and you can turn your Instagram feed into some serious eye candy. But for those who want to capture the essence of this vibrant college town tucked up in the mountains, there are a few spots that are worth capturing and, more importantly, exploring! Here's a rundown of the top 10.

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Tags: Hiking, Bozeman

Getting Around Bozeman This Summer

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 22, 2021 10:00:00 AM


This summer is shaping up to be one for the memory books. Understandably, we are all collectively ready to hit the road and explore. If you’re planning a visit to Bozeman, knowing how to navigate around town is key to maximizing your vacation time, so we’ve put together a quick guide to help you plan your transportation appropriately.

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Tags: Summer, Getting to Bozeman, Travel, Biking, Bozeman

Guide to Floating the Rivers Around Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 20, 2021 11:45:00 AM

When it comes to floating the rivers around Bozeman, there are plenty of options. From guided fly fishing and whitewater rafting, to kayaking or canoeing, each river showcases different features at different points, but one thing they all have in common is breathtaking experiences.

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Tags: Summer, Fly Fishing, Relaxing, soak up nature