While Big Sky Resort is known for the 400 inches of powder that falls on its ski slopes every year, its summer activities are giving winter a run for its money. Few places make it so easy to experience Montana’s incredible summer outdoor activities than Big Sky.
Just an hour from Yellowstone’s West Entrance, Big Sky offers lodging for every budget from the mountainside Huntley Lodge to condos, cabins and homes.
Go on a Lone Peak Expedition
Go on a guided tour and get a world-class view at the highest scenic overlook in Montana without having to break a sweat. A 15-person aerial tram brings you to the top of 11,166-foot Lone Mountain where you’ll be able to see Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, as well as three states.
Zip Through the Sky
Choose from Big Sky’s nature hike or chairlift-served, family-friendly zipline tour for an adrenaline-fueled day, flying through the trees with inspiring views of Lone Peak.
Have you ever wanted to sail through the trees like a bird? Then come ride the Zipline in the Mountain Village at Big Sky Resort. Located just up the road from West Yellowstone in Big Sky, Montana.
The Mountain Village has activities for the entire family, including a 3-line Zipline through the trees, a 1,300-foot climb on the scenic lift ride, a paintball field, skeet shooting, bungee trampoline, mountain biking, ropes course adventures, and more.
Also in the Mountain Village are all the amenities you need to make a trip of it: hotels and condominiums with pools and hot tubs, shopping, the Solace Spa, a great variety of dining options and more.
Hit the Bike Trails
Mountain biking at Big Sky Resort means miles of scenery, wildflowers, wildlife and few human encounters. Big Sky Resort offers the areas only lift accessible downhill trails from the Ramcharger lift right in the Mountain Village.
For those of you who enjoy the uphill burn or a nice comfortable pedal through the forest, you will be delighted to find that Big Sky Resort is surrounded by National Forest Service land that offers hundreds of miles of forest service roads and trails for mountain biking.
On the mountain at Big Sky Resort riders will find mostly advanced and expert downhill trails, but there are beginner and intermediate offerings as well. Miles of trails to choose from will keep you spinning on the mountain all day.
Explore the best of Montana on mountain bike by cruising 40 miles of trails right from Mountain Village. Guides, lessons and rentals are available at Different Spokes Bike Shop in the Mountain Village Plaza.
As much as there is to do in the summer, Big Sky transforms into a winter wonderland in when the snow starts to fall. Experience it in the winter for a whole new perspective. Hit the downhill ski mountain or try dog sledding, sleigh rides, snowmobile tours and Nordic skiing. There's even zip lining in the winter.
1 Lone Mountain Trail, Big Sky, MT 59716