Montana – Stops on the Way

The northern edge of Yellowstone is in Montana, and you roam the western side of the state in a trip to Glacier National Park. Along the way find ghost towns, big skies and hot springs.

Hebgen Lake near West Yellowstone

7 Sights in West Yellowstone

The town of West Yellowstone sits right at the West Entrance to Yellowstone. Here are the top 7 ways to avoid the park’s crowds and see the best of the area.

Hiker in Montana's Beehive Basin

Big Sky

Born next to a ski area, the town of Big Sky offers music, food and tons of trails under its piece of the enormous Montana sky.

The "richest hill on earth"

Butte, Montana, the Richest Hill on Earth

Visit a pit mine, a giant statue, and a distillery, then dance at a signature event at this melting pot of friendly people between Yellowstone and Glacier national parks.

Montana elk grazing in early summer

Lewistown, The Heart of Montana

From big game hunting to fishing, camping, biking, hiking and skiing, take advantage of the outdoor recreation opportunities in the beautiful Judith Basin.