In The News

The Big Sky, Montana Press Room has up-to-date materials and facts about Big Sky and the surrounding area.

PRESS RELEASES

12/02/2016 DestinationNEXT Workshop in Big Sky, Montana Highlights Need for Tourism Master Plan for Big Sky

09/02/2016 Big Sky CVB and Prospera Business Network Awarded Big Sky Economic Development Trust Fund Grant

07/2016 Escape to the Breathtaking Beauty of Big Sky, MT, with Reconnect Ranch Packages

06/2016 Corporate Events in Big Sky, Montana this Summer

05/19/2016 Visit Big Sky and Yellowstone National Park to Celebrate National Park Services’ 100th Birthday

04/2016 Summer In Big Sky, MT, Is Home To A Vibrant Arts Scene and Great Lodging

04/18/2016 Visit Big Sky Wins the 2016 MT Outstanding Tourism Campaign of the Year

03/29/2016 New Big Sky, Montana On The Go App Tells Users What’s Happening In Big Sky

03/2016 Big Sky Montana Celebrates Summer 2016 with Outdoor Adventures

03/16/16 Springtime in Big Sky, Montana Features Newborn Wildlife, Abundant Wildflowers, Hiking and Biking

02/11/16 New American Airlines Flight Makes It Easier Than Ever To Visit Big Sky, MT

01/11/16 Big Sky Collects Record Breaking Amount Of Lodging Tax In 3rd Quarter of 2015

10/26/15 Montana Visitor Research Study Will Help Shape Big Sky’s Future

10/26/15 On Heels of Record-Breaking Summer, Big Sky, Mont. Hopes for High Winter Visitation

09/10/15 Big Sky, Mont. Offers Big Fall Discounts Along With Prime Fishing & Wildlife Viewing

08/17/15 New Women’s Fly Fishing School, Blue Ribbon Fishing: Big Lure to Big Sky, Mont. in Fall

07/07/15 Big Sky: Keeping Adventure Cowboy

06/12/15 Big Sky, Mont. Invites Visitors to Experience Outdoor Fun During Open Lands Month in July

05/27/15 Big Sky, Mont. Becoming Top Mountain Resort Destination in U.S. for Rustic-Chic Weddings

04/15/15 Summer Visitation to Big Sky, Mont. Expected to Soar Among Multigenerational Travelers

03/18/15 Visit Big Sky Hires Public Relations Firm to Support National Campaign

11/04/14 The Big Sky & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Information Center Installs New Technology to Better Assist Its Visitors

09/23/14 Big Sky Outperforms Montana and Nations Tourism Growth

07/16/14 Visit Big Sky Brings Together Local Businesses

IN THE NEWS

Montana’s Big Sky Ski Resort is a Hidden Gem Poised to be Discovered January 11, 2017
Travel Pulse
Montana’s Big Sky Resort is an underrated ski destination, but it likely won’t be for long.

A Ski Resort Grows Under an Expansive Montana Sky January 10, 2017
New York Times
Stephen Kircher has fond memories of the first time he visited Big Sky Resort, in 1976.

Best Big Sky Cross-Country Skiing January 10, 2017
Cowboys & Indians
Here are several of our favorite Big Sky spots to steep yourself in the silent and serene exertion of long skinny skis.

Great Big Sky on Long Skinny Skis December 26, 2016
Cowboys & Indians
For winter wonder and reverie, you can hardly do better than cross-country in Montana.

UK’s Skier & Snowboarder Sept/Oct/Nov 2016
American News
The Montana ski area is adding two new chairs this season as part of a $150m overhaul of the resort during the next decade.

Northwest Travel & Life, July/August 2016
Quick Picks
Enjoy endless, astonishing views this summer among wide, open skies that never seem to end.

Summer Travel 2016, June 7, 2016
WJLA News
Where to head this summer: Big Sky

Escape to Montana, June 2016
American Way Magazine
Hit the Slopes and the Trails

Awesome Off Season in Big Sky, MT, June 2016
Travel Channel
Experience epic outdoor adventures

New West, May 5, 2016
New West Daily Roundup
Big Sky, Montana On the Go App

Bozeman Daily Chronicle, May 5, 2016
New Smartphone App
Big Sky Tourism Office Releases Smartphone App to Help Visitors

Matador Network, March 23, 2016
America’s 20 Coolest Outdoor Towns
Number 17: Big Sky, Montana

Holiday Lettings, February 17, 2016
50 U.S. Races to attempt in your lifetime.
The Rut in Big Sky, Montana

On The Snow, February 18, 2016
Big Sky: 3 Upgrades, 1 Massive Mountain
Our morning commute from Bozeman to Big Sky Resort followed the Gallatin River for the majority of the 50-mile drive, winding through a scenic canyon lined with the occasional cabin or ranch.

telegraph.co.uk, September 18, 2015
Ski Holidays: Where is it snowing right now?
Yes, it’s only September – but some ski resorts have already been lucky enough to get their first taste of snow.

Powder Magazine, September 18, 2015
It Snowed 16″ at Big Sky Today
Montana resort blanketed by more than a foot of fresh powder on September 18.

CBS News, September 16, 2015
Pushing the Limits: The “brutal” thrill of skyrunning
If you think running a marathon is a feat in itself, imagine doing an ultra-marathon up a mountain.

Outsideonline.com, July 30, 2015
The Best Adventure Photography: Exposure 2015
Parting Shot: Big Sky, Montana

Travelagewest.com, July 22, 2015
Family Adventure in Big Sky, Montana
It’s hard to beat the beauty of Big Sky — a modern mountain community in Montana that is home to bighorn sheep; well-maintained hiking and biking trails; and less than 3,000 residents year-round.

Mensjournal.com, July 22, 2015
The 17 Best Places to Fly Fishing in Montana
When A River Runs Through It hit big screens in 1992, the iconic image of Brad Pitt shadow-casting on a rock was filmed in Gallatin Canyon, a prime mid-summer fishing destination on the Gallatin.

Sfgate.com, July 2, 2015
Bleisure Bits: Convention diversions in Big Sky, Montana
While the rest of the conference attendees headed for the next presentation, I played hooky to try hooking a trout on one of Montana’s blue-ribbon streams that just happened to be across the roadway.

Ski.curbed.com, June 29, 2015
Mapping the Best 4th of July Fireworks in Ski Country, 2015
We’ve mapped where to watch the best fireworks shows in ski towns. Big Sky Community Park is number 1.

Floridatoday.com, May 29, 2015
Winter thoughts of Yellowstone in Summer
As summer descends upon us, now may not seem like the time to be thinking about a snow vacation in the West Yellowstone/Big Sky area, but it actually is perfect timing.

USAToday.com, May 8, 2015
10Best Offseason Ski Resorts For Summer Adventure
Known for winter sports, ski resrots are a hub of outdoor activities and spectacular scenery. During the warmer months, snowy white mountains turn green and black bowls become hiking and mountain biking trails.

Matadornetwork.com, April 2, 2015
America’s 20 coolest outdoor towns
Spend a long, sunny day floating the Yellowstone catching trout, swimming off the boat, and working on a cooler of Moose Drool.

Examiner.com, December 27, 2014
Big Sky, MT: Resort spa and small town exploration, Day 3
Another ranch-style breakfast at Bucks T-4 started a brand new morning. A running theme of protein and carbs balance at breakfast is just very Montana.

Examiner.com, December 19, 2014
Big Sky, MT: Western Yellowstone and Game Cuisine, Day 2
Chirping birds heralded a new day as the early morning sun crested the mountains onLone Mountain Ranch in Big Sky, MT.

Examiner.com, December 14, 2014
Big Sky, MT: Big skies and culinary mountain adventure, Day 1
Where is Big Sky, MT? What is Big Sky, MT? Who is Big Sky, MT? All of these questions will be answered in the next 3 days as we take you on a journey to one of Mother Nature’s hideaways.

Matadornetwork.com, December 6, 2014
12 ways to make the most of Big Sky, Montana
People come to Big Sky for the adventure and decide to stay for the lifestyle.

Examiner.com, August 12, 2014
Visit Big Sky brings together local businesses
There is no shortage of things in to do in Big Sky, Montana. Located in the Southwest corner of the state and just a short drive from the Bozeman International Airport, a summer in Big Sky is magical. l Park after some mild hiking.

Explorebigsky.com, August 10, 2014
Visit Big Sky announces summer tourism partnership
There’s plenty to do in Big Sky during the summer. Visitors can enjoy a family vacation, an adventure filled weekend, or a romantic getaway, just a short drive from the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport.

USA Today, August 4, 2014
Ziplining adventure: Zip lines around the USA
For a change of scenery, Big Sky Resort will allow you to fly high along the rocky ridges just 18 miles from Yellowstone National Park after some mild hiking.

Points North Atlanta, August 1, 2014
No Better way to see the sky: Big Sky Montana
We’re not even a month into the new school year, but if you’re like me, I am are already counting down the days until next summer.