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July Cover Artist: Packy Cronin

Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

Like a lot of people around here, Packy Cronin came to Bozeman to go to MSU (read: ski Bridger Bowl) and never left. During the fall of his freshman year, Rolling Stone Magazine ran an article featuring Tom Jungst, Doug Combs and company…

Bisl

Jessica Lewis  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

Familiar ingredients, new flavors, clever details. These are the three words that represent the exquisite fare that you will find at Bisl - the kind of restaurant that thrives on creative cooking techniques and delicious…

S’moreing!

Montana Grant  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

S’mores are a Montana and camping tradition. These tasty treats are required at most campfire events. Whether you are camping, on a Scouting adventure, or simply having a campfire in the backyard, S’mores are always welcome. The…

Leaving a Legacy on the Continental Divide Trail

Blaze the CDT

Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

A map and compass are essential tools for navigation on any hiking trip regardless of our familiarity with a trail or the duration of the trip. Yet on many trips, the map rarely, if ever, sees daylight thanks to the aid of helpful route…

Take Me To The River...

Ashley Nettles  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

Air conditioning used to be unheard of in Montana. There was absolutely no reason to have it since you might use it once or twice a year. Most houses around here are still not built with A/C. But there’s no doubt it’s getting…

Sweet Pea & SLAM Festivals Rock

Get As Much Art & Culture As You Can

by Angie Ripple  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

The Sweet Pea Festival isn’t just packed into the first weekend of August, it actually begins in July with the annual juried art show running from July 13-August 6 at ERA Landmark on Main Street, followed by Chalk on the Walk on July…

Moonlight MusicFest

Sure to be a Hit

by Pat Hill  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

A new music festival slated for its debut in Big Sky this August will feature musicians like Grace Potter and Bruce Hornsby performing in a mountainous amphitheater. Organizers hope the event becomes a mainstay of the Southwest Montana…

The Dusty Pockets Hard Line

by Brian Ripple  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

The Dusty Pockets are a recently formed (within a year or so) band out of Bozeman, MT. Their original music explores genres from blues to country, folk and soul, and is most comfortably described by the band as Americana Roots. The current…

Hunter's Hot Springs

The Forgotten Opulence of a Bygone Era

by Cindy Shearer  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

Long before any emigrants came to the Northwest, Native Americans would carry their sick to the place that would later become known as Hunter’s Hot Springs, 20 miles east of Livingston, to bathe in and drink the hot and healing waters.…

Bozeman Dog Parks

Places to take your dog in Bozeman

Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

With what feels like more dogs than people and an abundance of wild places, visitors to Bozeman and residents alike have plenty of choices when it comes to taking your furry friend out!  Here at Bozeman Magazine, we’ve compiled a…

Wuzzy Fuzzy?

by Jerry Schuster  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

Guess what’s about to happen in the beautiful Gallatin Valley? Yes, it’s time for the grandkids to visit “Nana Tree and Papa S” in Bozeman! Of course, I would not want to reveal their identities, ages or places of…

Top 10 Montana Summer Roadtrips from Bozeman

by Sarah Cairoli  |  Sun. Jul. 1st, 2018

I know we live in the most beautiful place on Earth, but let’s face it, sometimes you just have to get away. You don’t need a week to make an escape; there are several fun places to go that are less than a day’s drive…