We get it, you came to Bozeman to enjoy the outdoors. You were so excited to hike, fish, mountain bike, rock climb, whitewater raft, and explore, but it's raining. Though rainy days in Bozeman aren't the regular, with over 300 days of sunshine, they do happen. When they do, you don't have to sit inside, just waiting for it to stop. So, we put together a list of ideas, activities, and places to visit to keep you busy when the sun isn't shining. Enjoy!
If you've dabbled in fly fishing and want to try something new, pack up your rod and head up to the mountains. Alpine fly fishing is a true backcountry experience that incorporates hiking, mountain biking, or backpacking, fishing, and seeing some of the more remote parts of the Bozeman area. What altitude makes an alpine lake is different depending on who you ask, but those around Bozeman are between 6,000 and 10,000 feet.
Yellowstone National Park should be on everyone's bucket list.
Established in 1872, it was the world's first national park, and for many, it's most beloved. Comprised of 2.2 million acres, equating to 3,472 square miles, and home to the world's biggest collection of geysers, you could explore for days never see it all!