Things to Do in Montana

Great American Rail Trail in Montana

Ride the Great American Rail-Trail in Montana!

For bike enthusiasts who like to find the roads less traveled, Montana’s 30 million acres of federal and state land await your arrival!  It’s the land of wide-open spaces wrapped with mountainous terrain for the most advanced to meandering creeks and re-established former train track trails for hours of fun for all. As a family […]

Glacier National Park

Montana National Parks and Monuments to Put on Your Bucket List!

Throughout Big Sky Country we are honored to be the home of many national parks that await you and yours to discover this year. With their jaw-dropping views, geothermal geysers, and brilliantly colored glacier lakes and streams, it’s no wonder why our great state is referred to as “The Last Best Place!” If your plans […]

Breweries in Montana, Beer festivals

Top Beer Festivals and Breweries in Montana

With St. Patrick’s Day smack dab in the middle of the month, it’s no wonder the chat about beer is on tap throughout Big Sky Country. Call it the luck of the Irish or just the love of the brews, finding a locally-brewed cold one is never far from home. The Montana Brewers Trail Map […]

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 […]