Things to Do in Montana

Where to ice fish in Montana

Best Spots for Ice Fishing In Montana

(Erin catches dinner in Bigfork on Echo Lake over New Year’s weekend) Throughout Big Sky Country our winter wonderland offers endless ways to enjoy our expansive wilderness. Tucked in and throughout the majesty of our snow-capped mountains and far-reaching ranchlands are opportunities to try the sport of ice fishing. If you are already a winter […]

Warming Centers in Montana

Montana Warming Centers Offer Welcoming Support

Volunteers, Tradesman, Consultants and Funding Needed With the coldest temperatures in 30 to 40 years now in the record books, Montana’s Welcoming Centers are seeing historic numbers of people needing a warm place to get out of the cold. From the northwest to the south, Big Sky Country offers several options for those seeking shelter, […]

Top Holiday Events in Montana

Top Holiday Events in Montana

Ho ho ho, and away we go! The Christmas and Hanukkah season is upon us… and there might not be a more magical place on Earth than to spend the holidays under the Big Sky. From east to west and north to south, our small-town communities and bustling cities go all out to ensure friends […]

Turkeys, Tailgates, Toddies and Good Times Ahead

Here’s How to Celebrate Thanksgiving All Month Long If there are a few things that are on everyone’s mind this month, it’s preparation for the winter season and the big Thanksgiving feast to come!  Yet with 30 days in the month, there are other festive things to do during this time of the year. To […]

Halloween events in Montana

Goblins, Grossology and Ghost Hunting, OH MY!

Throughout the month of October in Montana, there are so many ways to celebrate one of our favorite holidays.  To ensure you and yours get out and about with the goblins and ghosts, our team at the Last Best Place real estate office in Big Fork, Montana has scoured the state to find fun and […]

Football Teams in Montana

Who’s YOUR Team? It’s Kick-off Time in Montana!

Although the Big Sky Country does not have an NFL team, you can rest assured that sports bars and man caves across our BIG state have plenty of football on the BIG tube on the weekends. There is no shortage of opportunities to bet on your favorite team, from the big leagues to the college […]

Glacier National Park

Top Mountain Ranges and Movies Made in Montana

You probably have heard that Montana is known as “Big Sky Country,” yet did you know that the state is also home to over 100 BIG mountain ranges? And that the name “Montana” is Latin for ‘mountainous?” Throughout our blogs, we always enjoy the opportunity to highlight all the reasons why we love living and […]

Rodeos in Montana

Yee-Haw – It’s Rodeo Time Under the Big Sky

It’s time to get out and enjoy some of the best entertainment of the summer.  Yes, it’s rodeo time in Montana.! Make your plans now to attend one or more of the annual rodeos that are a cultural touchstone of the adventures that abound in the Last Best Place.  Bring your family and make new […]

Farmer's Markets in Montana

Best Farmer’s Markets in Montana

There might not be anything more symbolic of the start of summer than the opening of Montana’s Farmer’s Markets throughout Big Sky Country. And with the temperatures warming up, a trip to your local market may be the best way to start your garden, save money, find the freshest food of the season and pick […]