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The Winter Storage Blues

Mon. Oct. 2nd, 2017

by Jerry Schuster

Coming down Hyalite Canyon Road from a fun day of hiking around the reservoir in late afternoon, Theresa and I noticed something quite interesting about the vehicles returning to Bozeman after their occupants’ day of fun in the sun. You…

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone in October

Mon. Oct. 2nd, 2017

by Angie Ripple

The West Entrance to Yellowstone National Park is open until November 5; making plans now to visit during one of the most scenic times of year is a great idea. Not only is the foliage ablaze in color, the bull elk are bugling, bison are…

Top 10 Yellowstone Attractions Not To Miss

Sat. Jul. 1st, 2017

  At a national park that spans close to 3,500 square miles with land in three different states, there are bound to be plenty of attractions to keep one busy. Yellowstone National Park is one of the most well-known and appreciated…

Recreation Events

Capture the Flag

Every Thursday, 3:45-5pm;

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

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

Bowl For Kids' Sake

Fri. Oct. 20 4-6pm

Bozeman Bowl 414 E Babcock, Bozeman

Make a team, pick a fundraiser, and bowl!

Bozeman Maze

Every Wednesday 7-9pm Friday 5-8:30pm Saturday 10am-8:30pm Sunday noon-6pm until Oct. 29

Bozeman Maze 1340 E Valley Center Dr, Bozeman

A Bozeman fall entertainment tradition! Straw Bale Maze & additional activities + food & drinks available.

Service Saturdays

Sat. Nov. 4 9:30am-noon

MSU SUB (Strand Union Building) 280 Strand Union, Bozeman

Service Saturdays are local service projects held on the first Saturday of the month offering a great way for community members and students to create relationships while working to enhance Bozeman.

Dynamite Dads: Fun at the Pumpkin Patch

Wed. Oct. 18 5:30-7pm

Rocky Creek Farm 34297 Frontage Rd., MT 59715, Bozeman

Come along for an evening of pumpkin choosing, fun and games! Thrive will provide the dinner and Rocky Creek Farm will provide (discounted) pumpkins!

Backcountry Squatters Story Night

Thu. Oct. 19 7pm

Townshend's Bozeman Teahouse 402 E. Main Street, Bozeman

The Backcountry Squatters, MSU’s women’s outdoor club, are proud to host their first “Story Night” event at Townshend’s Teahouse! Featuring speaker Jenni Lowe-Anker.

Random Campgrounds

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.

Moose Creek Flat Campground

9 miles N of Big Sky on US 191

Moose Creek Flat Campground is located in the Gallatin Canyon, 32 miles south of Bozeman on US Highway 191.

Random Ski Resorts

Great Divide Ski Area

7385 Belmont Drive, Marysville

Montana's Sunniest Ski Area. Home to Montana's largest terrain parks with more events, parties and fun times.

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.

Blacktail Ski Area


Blacktail Mountain Ski Area is a family-friendly, affordable snow sports facility in Lakeside, Montana. The ski area looks over beautiful Flathead Lake.