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Expert Guide to Spotting Animals in Yellowstone

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 29, 2021 9:45:00 AM

Nearly as popular as the geysers and hot springs in Yellowstone National Park are the animals. Bison, bighorn sheep, elk, wolves and grizzly bears have become the true icons of the world’s first national park, and for good reason. They’re an integral part of a massive protected landscape that’s gone relatively unchanged since the park was established in 1872.

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Top Summer Events in Bozeman 2021

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jun 24, 2021 11:30:00 AM

It’s official, summer events in Bozeman are back on the calendar, and we couldn’t be more thrilled! This community loves to come together to celebrate art, music, food, exercise, and fun, and this year, it’s going to feel even sweeter. July and August are when all the significant events occur, but you’ll find live music and other community events most days of the week!

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Avelo Giving Away 42 Round Trip Tickets to Celebrate Bozeman Graduates

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 22, 2021 1:50:34 PM
Avelo, Southern Montana’s newest low - fare airline, is celebrating the resilient Class of 2021 and the return to travel this summer by gifting 42 round trip tickets to recent graduates res iding in Bozeman and the surrounding area.
In all, 21 Class of 2021 grads from the Bozeman area will win two round trip tickets as part of the Avelo Grads - on - the - Go sweepstakes. Anyone 18 or older residing within 150 miles of Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) graduating in 2021 from high school, college, university or trade/technical school is eligible to win. Graduates can enter at
“This has been a challenging school year for students trying to rem ain academically engaged while often studying remotely,” said Avelo Chairman and CEO Andrew Levy. “ Southern Montana is home to dozens of schools. We are inspired by the perseverance of the Class of 2021 and we can’t imagine a better graduation gift than to help fuel their inspiration to travel and explore new places.”
Graduates can earn a second entry increasing their chances of being selected by posting a picture or video related to their graduation on Twitter or Instagram, and tagging @Avelo Air and #AveloGradSweepstakes. The entry deadline is July 20, 2021 and winners will be selected at random by August 17, 2021. Travel must be completed by December 31, 2021. Avelo is giving away more than 500 round trip tickets to graduates across the 12 co mmunities it serves in the Western U.S.

Nonstop Service
to Los Angeles
Avelo flies nonstop between BZN and Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) both airports offer more stress - free alternatives to the major international airports in each market. Whether Customers are departing or arriving, BUR offers a refreshingly hassle - free experience. Named the 2019 “Best U.S. Airport” by Fodor’s Travel, no airport is closer to downtown LA, Hollywood, Pasadena and other popular Southern California attractions making BUR the ultra - convenient, stress - free gateway to Greater LA. BZN offers an equally seamless travel experience with convenient curbside pickup and drop - off, a quick walk from curb to gate, swift plane - to - carousel bag delivery, and short TSA securi ty lines.
Avelo flies 189 - seat Boeing 737 - 800 aircraft, one of the most fuel - efficient commercial aircraft globally, providing Customers with a large, comfortable cabin with more room, more seats and more seating options than the regional aircraft typic ally serving the airports in Avelo’s network. Avelo aircraft feature 60 seats with up to 9 inches of extra legroom starting at $1 6 .
About Avelo Airlines
Avelo Airlines was founded with a simple purpose to Inspire Travel. The airline offers Customers time - and
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Fourth of July Weekend in Bozeman - 2021

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 22, 2021 10:30:00 AM

In 2021, the Fourth of July is back on again in Montana, and we couldn’t be happier. With vaccines becoming accessible and COVID-19 cases dwindling in the state, many Fourth of July events are taking place this summer after a year of hiatus. Whether you choose to attend an event or get together with a few close friends, there are plenty of ways to celebrate in the Bozeman area. 

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The Best Montana Rodeos Near Bozeman This Summer

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 17, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Summer in Montana is rodeo season. Every town, big or small, has one, and each brings its own flair and feel. Attending a rodeo is a great way to experience and celebrate Montana's culture, with entertaining cowboys and cowgirls, concerts and other rowdy, foot-stompin,' hand-clappin' events.

Bozeman hosts its own rodeo — the Bozeman Stampede — for one weekend in August, and there are plenty of other rodeos in the area to check out. Small-town rodeos can really be a blast because the whole town gets excited for their annual chance to show off their Montana heritage. Here are a few of the best Montana rodeos near Bozeman to put on your calendar.

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Tags: Events, Summer

5 Easy Hikes in Yellowstone National Park

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jun 15, 2021 10:07:00 AM

Yellowstone National Park is vast. 2,221,776 million acres vast, to be specific. There’s a lot to see, and a lot that we’ll never see. Driving through the park is essential to get to the different areas, each with unique natural features, wildlife, and incredible landscapes. But to really experience the solitude and beauty, you'll want to get off the beaten path and go for a short hike. The smells, sounds and serenity of nature are well worth the time, and you don't have to climb a mountain to experience them. If you can build it into your schedule, there are plenty of easy hikes that take you to some beautiful natural features. We’ve outlined five of our favorite easy hikes in Yellowstone National Park.

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Best Restaurants and Bars with Outdoor Seating in Bozeman

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jun 10, 2021 10:30:00 AM

It's that time of year — outdoor patios and rooftop decks are opening up, and there is a buzz of energy around town. As the days get longer, more people will linger over leisurely dinners, soaking up the warm weather and enjoying lively conversation. Bozeman has no shortage of outdoor dining, and with mountain ranges in every direction, the views are often stunning. Here are the best restaurants and bars with outdoor seating in Bozeman. 

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Tags: Summer, Dining

Top 10 Things To Do in Montana in Summer

Posted by Kali Gillette on Jun 8, 2021 9:33:54 AM

Montana is the kind of place that makes all of your summer dreams come true. Paddleboarding on a clear, alpine lake? Check. A crackling campfire under a blanket of stars? Got that. Two National Parks and endless mountain hikes? Yup.

The list could go on and on, but we tried to narrow it down to the top 10 things to do in Montana in the summer.

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Bozeman’s Food Truck Round-Up

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 3, 2021 10:33:00 AM

In Bozeman, you’ll find them outside breweries, in lonely parking lots, or along busy, walkable streets, always pumping out mouthwatering smells and making you hungry. Small but mighty, food trucks serve hearty and quality meals on-the-go at a lower price point than many sit-down restaurants. While they’re often known for their greasy, late-night eats, Bozeman has a wide variety of options from vegan to French, to authentic Mexican.

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The Best Wildflower Hikes Around Bozeman, Montana

Posted by Visit Bozeman on Jun 1, 2021 9:46:00 AM

Wildflowers give you the best of nature’s beauty, often surprising you with flashes of color as you trek along a hiking trail. You really can’t go wrong with a hike in Bozeman around wildflower season, which can range from April to July and beyond, depending on elevation. But there are some spots that are even more spectacular than others. Here are some of the best wildflower hikes around Bozeman, Montana.

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Tags: Hiking