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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…

Don’t Hesitate to Hockey

Wed. Feb. 1st, 2017

The first step is always the hardest.  That is true for everything from monotonous domestic tasks to the things we love most.  We as people spend ample time priming the engine of action with forethought, cost and time analysis, and…

Top 10 Bozeman Valentine’s Day Hot Spots

Wed. Feb. 1st, 2017

Rachel Hergett

In February, we celebrate love, and particularly those we love. Our list of hot spots to spend Valentine’s Day features places to reconnect, to unwind, and most importantly, enjoy each other. As love knows no bounds, the ways we…

SWEEP! HURRY HARD! OFF! The Bozeman Curling Club

Thu. Dec. 1st, 2016

It all started one warm winter day at south side park. About 50 people gathered awkwardly on the ice, each of us with the same lack of experience, but eager with anticipation to begin, not knowing how we’d perform.  I had seen the…

Recreation Events

Cribbage Night

Every Tuesday until May. 30, 6:30-9pm;

Eagles Lodge 316 East Main Street, Bozeman

Open cribbage tournaments every Tuesday evening. Sign up at 6:25, start at 6:30! Come play five games with us! $8 buy-in, 100% payout, high hand bonus, and lots of good times!

Summer Opening Day

Mon. May. 29 9am

Big Sky Resort 50 Big Sky Resort Road, Big Sky

Big Sky opens for the 2017 summer season.

Couples Night, Country Swing Lessons

Fri. Jun. 2 6:30-9:30pm

The Baxter Hotel 105 W. Main St, Bozeman

Grab your dancing partner to brush up on (or show off) those swing dancing skills.

National Trails Day

Sat. Jun. 3 8:30am

Gallatin Regional Park

Grab a shovel and volunteer for National Trails Day.

Bozeman Dance Academy Spring Recital

Sat. Jun. 3 1-3pm

Emerson Cultural Center 111 S Grand Ave, Bozeman

BDA is proud to present their annual spring recital full of dancers of all ages and abilities. Our featured styles are tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, & musical theatre!

Random Campgrounds

Mallard’s Rest Campground

4 miles S of Livingston on US 89, 6 miles E on Pine Creek Rd

Mallard's Rest has 13 designated tent and trailer campsites, latrines, and a boat ramp. Fishing and boating may be enjoyed here.

Random Ski Resorts

Moonlight Basin

101 Madison Rd., Big Sky

Moonlight Basin was a ski resort in southwestern Montana, located in the Madison Range of…

Blacktail Ski Area

Lakeside

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

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…