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COVID-19 Disclaimer

Hello patient travelers. We understand that during the current COVID-19 pandemic, your personal health and safety, as well as the health and safety of our community, is everyone's top priority. We are hopeful that this pandemic will continue to improve, and our lives will return to normal. We hope this blog content inspires you to want to experience Bozeman. As things continue to improve and open back up, we hope that you will consider visiting our little slice of heaven here in Bozeman, Montana. If you do plan to visit this summer please take all necessary precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 


 

3 Easy Yellowstone Overnight Backpacking Trips

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 28, 2020 10:00:00 AM

 

Yellowstone National Park's remote beauty is awe-inspiring; high alpine lakes, lush meadows, wildflowers, and fat trout all make escaping into these areas a backpacker's dream! If you're new to backpacking or have limited time, there are plenty of overnight options. We've listed a few of our favorites to get you started. After all, even just a little time in the woods is invigorating!

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Camping, Sightseeing, soak up nature, Bear Spray, Backcountry

15 Interesting Yellowstone National Park Facts You Didn't Know

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jul 23, 2020 9:45:00 AM

 

When it comes to Yellowstone National Park, most people think of wide open spaces, geysers and wildlife, which is both accurate and awesome. But if you dig a little deeper, you’ll find an amazing ecosystem and a rich history found only in this park. Stop by one of the many museums in and around Yellowstone for more information, but for now, here are 15 Yellowstone National Park facts to whet your appetite.

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Tags: Insider, Yellowstone National Park

How to Avoid Crowds in Yellowstone

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 14, 2020 7:30:00 AM

Yellowstone National Park has over two million breathtaking acres. We’re talking about some serious breathing room. And while it is true, crowds can tend to gather in the popular areas of the park during peak summer months, there are ways to avoid the masses, and in our opinion, garner an even more unforgettable experience.

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Spring, Backcountry

Places to Stay Near Yellowstone National Park

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jul 7, 2020 10:15:00 AM

 

There’s a way to do Yellowstone, and there’s a way to do Yellowstone. The towns surrounding America’s First National Park are more than just charming, they’re endearing. Surrounded by breathtaking mountain ranges, clear streams, friendly locals, each of these towns offers a myriad of opportunities for fun. Our recommendation is to make Bozeman your home base, but add a night or two in one of these nearby towns and delve into the Montana experience. All of these towns are accessible in the winter and summer.

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Getting to Bozeman, Bozeman, Family Fun, soak up nature

Fishing Reports in the Gallatin Valley

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 30, 2020 7:30:00 AM

We get it—fishing the Gallatin Valley can feel a little overwhelming. With winding river miles stretching off into the sunset, a vital and thriving community of anglers, and more rivers than many people know what to do with, it can be an intimidating place to cast. Fortunately, that very community of fish-fiends has put together plentiful resources for any angler, from first-cast to seasoned-pro. Here are a few of our favorite fishing reports from outfitters and outlets alike.

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Summer, Fly Fishing, Day Trips, Travel, Bozeman, soak up nature

3 Easy Hikes in Yellowstone

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 23, 2020 12:45:00 PM

 

There are hundreds of miles of trail for hikers of all abilities in Yellowstone National Park. So you don’t need to lace up your boots and pick up your pack for a multi-day backpacking trip in order to take advantage of the trails. Here are three of the best easy hikes in Yellowstone National Park. 

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Summer, Sightseeing, Day Trips, Hiking, Travel, Bozeman, soak up nature

Things to Know While Visiting Bozeman During COVID-19 Recovery

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jun 2, 2020 4:35:00 PM

When COVID-19 hit Montana, residents took notice. Following the state directives for sheltering in place, Montanans hunkered down and kept their distance throughout the spring. Streets were silent, snow was still falling, and we were patient. It paid off, and today, Montana enjoys the lowest number of cases per capita in the nation. We also have plenty of room to roam, which has made life somewhat more comfortable. There may not have been cars on the road, but there were boots on the trails as people made sure to enjoy the outdoors, which is what draws all of us here.

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Summer, Shopping, Sightseeing, Nightlife, Travel, Bozeman, Recovery, soak up nature

Wildlife to Watch in Yellowstone National Park

Posted by Kali Gillette on May 26, 2020 10:45:00 AM

Spring is here, and needless to say so is the need to get some fresh air, exercise, and peace of mind. Wildlife watching in Yellowstone is superb in the spring, with baby animals playfully bounding around, their mamas happy that the long winter has ended. As the park continues to open up and we continue the COVID recovery, we want to whet your appetite for the animals that you will still be able to see as you visit, even if it's not in March or April as initially planned.

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Tags: Yellowstone National Park, Summer, Sightseeing, Spring, Family Fun, Conservation, Backcountry

Your Best Vacation Yet: Here's 100 things to Do When You Visit Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on May 7, 2020 11:15:00 AM

 

When it comes to your vacation, you want to have a lot of choices on what to do. Bozeman Montana is one of the destinations that stays with people, years beyond their visit. Whether you are going to hit Yellowstone, for breathtaking views and animal sightings, or you want to take a guided adventure, including fly fishing or a hike to a lake, Bozeman has the outdoor escape you have been looking for.

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Tags: Insider, Yellowstone National Park, Summer, Day Trips, Travel

6 of the Tallest Hikeable Peaks Near Bozeman, Montana

Posted by Kali Gillette on Apr 28, 2020 11:15:00 AM

By the time the snow melts and the summer months roll around, serious hikers are itching to start bagging some peaks! It’s no wonder, within a short drive you can be at the trailhead and ascending 10,000’ to some of the most spectacular views in the country.

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Tags: Insider, Yellowstone National Park, Hiking, Bozeman