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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…

Top 10 Water Rec Ideas for Bozemanites

Thu. Jun. 1st, 2017

by Sarah Cairoli

The dog days of summer are fast approaching, and it can get hot in Bozeman. What’s a sweaty Bozemanite to do? Luckily, we are surrounded by rivers and reservoirs that offer ample opportunity to take a dip. Whether you like to fish,…

Treasure State Parks Await

Mon. May. 1st, 2017

by Angie Ripple

Montana is home to 55 State Parks waiting for each of us to explore. You won’t find much in the way of man-made attractions in Montana; what you will find are breathtaking views, rich landscapes, amazing camping, scenic byways and…

The Olympic Equation: Nordic Sprinter Jennie Bender

Sat. Apr. 1st, 2017

by Kris Drummond

When Jennie Bender was thirteen years old, sitting in her Vermont home journaling about “making the Olympics in either running or skiing,” the often-harsh reality of an athletic career was probably a distant and uninteresting…

Lets Get Dirty!

Sat. Apr. 1st, 2017

I gave a talk last month on getting dirty. You know, the kind of dirt that gets in the soles of your shoes, under your nails and grits in your teeth. (Get your mind out of the sheets, though that’s fun too!). At the talk I passed out…

The Makings of a Forest Plan

Sorting out the Puzzle

Sat. Apr. 1st, 2017

by Mariah Leuschen-Lonergan

Puzzle pieces come in all sorts of shapes and sizes, coming together to create a picture that can be quite intricate and unique.  The Custer Gallatin National Forest started forest planning a year ago, and in 2017 we get into sorting the…

Making Turns with Vasu Sojitra

Adaptive Sports Director for Eagle Mount Bozeman

Wed. Mar. 1st, 2017

by Angie Ripple

Sometimes editorial comes from the most interesting places, this time it was the checkout line at Costco. While items were conveying and the business account for Bozeman Magazine was showing on the back of our Costco card the cashier said…

Recreation Events

Bat Walk

Sat. Aug. 26 8-11pm

Kelly Ranch, Bozeman

Matt Bell, bat expert and MLR staff member, will lead the group. Bring a flashlight!

Women's Bike Maintenance

Wed. Aug. 16 6:30pm

REI 2220 Tschache Lane, Bozeman

A women's introductory bike maintenance class.

Fresh Air Mamas East Gallatin Recreation Area Hike

Thu. Aug. 17 9am-noon

East Gallatin Recreation Area

Fresh Air Mamas is a hiking group for all fitness levels, all ages & all caregivers to get outside, make connections & get some fresh air. No expectations. Let us help you find your village.

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.

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.

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

Bear Paw Ski Bowl

Rudyard

Ski knee deep cheap at the steep and deep! 29 miles South of Havre, MT.

Discovery Basin Ski Area

Anaconda

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.

Lost Trail Powder Mountain

Conner

Offers affordable family skiing in the Rocky Mountains. Located at the top of Lost Trail Pass, at the head of Montana's Bitterroot Valley.