Family Fun

​Big Sky is an adventure for all ages and stages of life, with many activities and amenities that cater to families and kids.

From ski programs to childcare, sleigh rides to zip lines, this is one family vacation your kids will never forget.

Whether it’s a mini ski camp in the winter or a kid’s concert and a tram ride in the summer, kids love to explore Big Sky’s outdoors in fashion. And there are plenty of daycare options for those times when mom and dad need a little break.

Family Lodging

From slope-side cabins to ski-in, ski-out condos and on-the-mountain hotels, we provide the perfect winter getaway for your family and your budget. View current lodging availability to see which Ski & Stay Packages match your ideal vacation.

Family Activities

It's not just about the skiing - on the mountain or off, we have something for everyone in your family. Check out our quick Tips for Skiing with Kids.

Kid's Favorites

Buffalo Grazing in Yellowstone National Park

Take the whole family on a national park adventure.

Yellowstone National Park
A sleigh ride drives through the woods of Big Sky on a wintery day.

A winter favorite for little ones!

Sleigh Rides
Dog panting during a dog sledding event at Spirit of the North Sled Dog Adventures

Have you ever been dog sledding before?

Dog Sledding

Hit the pond for a spin with the family.

Ice Skating
Zip lining at Big Sky Resort in the Summertime

A thrilling adventure for your family.


Parent's Picks

Two cross country skiers enjoying the nice, snowy weather at Lone Mountain Ranch

Get outside and experience nature.

Cross Country Skiing
Bighorn Sheep on a mountain in the snow

Winter wildlife tours from a comfy heated snowcoach.

Snowcoach Tours

Relax with a massage or spa treatment.

​Spas & Wellness

A fun fast-paced adventure!

Snowmobiling Tours
A view of someone holding a fly rod handle and line

You can fish here all year round.

Winter Fly Fishing


Your kids are your number one priority, but sometimes you need to be rewarded too. Enjoy a romantic dinner in the backcountry with The Montana Dinner Yurt, get a relaxing couples massage at one of the resorts' spas, or hit the (more challenging) slopes sans kids.

There's no need to worry about the kiddos - let them play at the Resort's daycare, make some slope side buddies at Kids Club, or take in a lesson at the Ski School. Plus, evening childcare can be arranged through your lodging provider. You can also contact Big Sky Sitters, LLC. A local babysitting serivce right in town. To make reservations, call (406) 589-6059.


Big Sky offers a full service daycare program at the Lone Peak Playhouse (LPP), right at the base of Big Sky Resort's slopes. Relax and enjoy the day either on the slopes or at the spa while your child plays with other children in a safe and fun environment. LPP is a center that operates in conjunction with Big Sky Resort and the Snowsports School. LPP is conveniently located in the Snowcrest Building, across the hall from the Snowsports School. Reservations Recommended: (406) 993-2220.


Enjoy a 44-acre park in the heart of Big Sky’s Meadow Village that serves as a gathering spot for outdoor fun. The park features sport fields, basketball, tennis courts, frisbee golf, and access to biking and walking trails in the summer and cross-country ski trails in the winter.

Search Options

Big Sky Adventures & Tours

33 Lone Peak Dr
Big Sky, Montana

(406) 451-1650

Big Sky Golf Course

2100 Black Otter Road
Big Sky, Montana


Discovery Yellowstone Tours

PO Box 161419
Big Sky, Montana

(866) 661-6836

Geyser Whitewater Expeditions

46651 Gallatin Road
Big Sky, Montana


Jake's Horses Inc

5645 Ramshorn St
Big Sky, Montana


Montana Whitewater Rafting & ZipLine Co.

63960 Gallatin Rd
Gallatin Gateway, Montana


Two Top Yellowstone Winter Tours

645 Gibbon Ave
West Yellowstone, Montana

(406) 646-7802

Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

45465 Gallatin Road
Gallatin Gateway, Montana


Yellowstone Aerial Adventures

105 S Faithful St.
West Yellowstone, Montana


Yellowstone Luxury Tours

11 Lone Peak Dr Suite 207
Big Sky, Montana

(888) 684-1167

Yellowstone Scenic Tours

PO Box 161952
Big Sky, Montana


Yellowstone Tour Guides

PO Box 160654
Big Sky, Montana