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Short Rods...and Small Holes

Wed. Feb. 28th, 2018

Montana Grant

Winter winds excite fishermen to do some hard water fishing. Frozen lakes become a perfect platform for angling fun. A safely frozen lake becomes a poor man’s yacht. Every corner of the watershed is accessible for some fishing fun.The…

Plan Your Next Adventure to a Montana State Park

Wed. Feb. 28th, 2018

Sick of camping in a tent? Then try these unique, reservable, lodging options at State Parks across Montana.Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park has four cabins that are available for rent all year. They are a great option to use as a…

Hot Springs plus Music equals Paradise

Wed. Feb. 28th, 2018

by Pat Hill

Listening to live music and relaxing in natural hot springs may be counted among the finer things in life, and if you are lucky enough to be able to combine the two, the result can be paradise. Three such places can be found within 50 miles…

March Cover Artist: Lonnie Ball

Wed. Feb. 28th, 2018

​Once upon a time long ago, at a ski area nearby…. uhumm... Native Montanan Lonnie Ball first skied six decades ago, a camera has skied with him for nearly five of those decades.“I have always considered my style of photography…

Curling 101

Thu. Feb. 1st, 2018

photos by Zach Hoffman

For many spectators, the sweeping and shouting are the most entertaining aspect of Curling. It’s captivating! When you’re watching the curlers sweep, you can really see how intense of a sport Curling is and how much energy the…

West Yellowstone A Surprising Backcountry Ski Destination

Fri. Dec. 1st, 2017

Bridger and Hyalite canyons offer backcountry skiing in Bozeman’s backyard with plenty of options to keep a skier busy all winter. Some might question why a Bozemanite would go anywhere else. Every so often wanderlust or boredom…

Top 5 Fitness Tips for 2018

Fri. Dec. 1st, 2017

by Campbell Gerrish

Here are a few tips for your sports, ski, health maintenance, or tool-for-self-discovery fitness training in the New Year! 1 Decide on your “Why.”  This is an obvious tip at first, but take a look deeper, and there’s…

A ‘Hockey’ League of Their Own

Fri. Dec. 1st, 2017

Gordie Howe (aka Mr. Hockey) was the oldest person to ever play in the NHL, retiring at the ripe age of 52, proving to the world that even in the demanding sport that is ice hockey, age is but a number. It is well-known that hockey is a…

How I Started Supporting Local Belgrade Businesses

Wed. Nov. 1st, 2017

I can still vividly remember the day a switch turned in my brain, and I started making the conscious effort to make Belgrade my home. At that point, I had lived in the Gallatin Valley for around 18 years, and the most recent seven were spent…

Top 10 Things To Do In Belgrade

Wed. Nov. 1st, 2017

While Belgrade residents appreciate the accessibility and hospitality of our neighbors in Bozeman, we’re also proud of our own unique features right here at home.  Belgrade is a charismatic little town filled with genuine people…

Recreation Events

Capture the Flag

Every Thursday until May. 31, 3:45-5pm;

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Wear outdoor clothing and meet at the Children's Desk.

Gym Days – Belgrade

Every Wednesday until Mar. 28, 11am-noon;

Heck/Quaw Elementary Gymnasium 92 Southview, Belgrade

Weekly events designed for parents and toddlers to have a place to go, socialize, and be able to actively play on cold Montana fall and winter days!

Gym Days

Every Thursday until Mar. 29, 10-11am;

Willson Gym Main & South 5th, Bozeman

Weekly events designed for parents and toddlers to have a place to go, socialize, and be able to actively play on cold Montana fall and winter days!

Little Jedi Fencing Classes

Every Wednesday until May. 23, 4:30-5:15pm;

Bozeman Fencing Association 15 Tai Lane, Bozeman

Designed for young kids: learn skills, strategy, decision-making, coordination, and sportsmanship to have fun fencing safely. Pre-registration required

Remote Control Car Racing

Every Sunday until Apr. 29, noon-6pm;

Bozeman American Legion (upstairs) 225 E. Main St., Bozeman

Mini-z Racing Sunday's at the American Legion upstairs.

Random Campgrounds

Loch Leven Campground

9 miles S of Livingston of US 89 to mile post 44, 2 miles E, 4 miles S Rt 540

Loch Leven Fishing Access Site is located on the Yellowstone River 514 miles from the mouth on the right hand side as you face downstream.

Greycliff Campground

23 miles W of Bozeman on MT 86, 6 miles N on Madison River Rd

Greycliff Fishing Access Site is located on the Madison River 20 miles from the mouth on the right hand side as you face downstream.

Fairy Lake Campground

22 miles N of Bozeman on MT 86, 5 miles W on Fairy Lake Rd

A campground in the Bridger Mountains on the Bozeman District.

Hyalite Canyon Mulitple Campgrounds

Chisholm - 18 miles S of Bozeman on
S 19th to Hyalite Canyon Rd
Hood Creek - 17 miles S of Boz. on 
S 19th to Hyalite Canyon Rd
Langhor – 11 miles S of Bozeman on 
S 19th to Hyalite Canyon Rd

Built in the 1940s, Hyalite Canyon has year-round recreational possibilities and refreshing…

Random Ski Resorts

Discovery Basin Ski Area


An expert's brand of thrills served up in a local's hangout, Discovery is a terrific find that will remind you what skiing in Montana is all about.

Big Sky Resort

50 Big Sky Resort Road, Big Sky

Big Sky Resort, Montana is the largest Ski and Snowboard Resort in the United States with…