Beehive Basin: The Crown Jewel of Wildflowers

By: Emily Stifler Wolfe After Montana’s long, snowy winters, summer here can feel like heaven. And there’s nothing quite like the array of wildflowers that paint the high country in brilliant colors from June through August. Just north of Big Sky Resort, Beehive Basin is one of the most accessible spots in the region to catch the summer bloom. Between June and August, nearly 300 species of wildflowers grow in the basin, according to Montana…

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Best Hikes in Big Sky, Montana

Mountains are a big part of what Big Sky is all about. That goes for both winter when the skiing is world-class and in the warmer months when hiking becomes a must-do activity. Exploring the resort and its surroundings by foot is a great way to get immersed in Montana’s wild landscapes. To start, we’ve called out some of the top trails to hit in the Big Sky area. Hiking Best Practices Before taking your…

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Three Summer Days in Big Sky: Family Fun

By Emily Stifler Wolfe Walk around the Big Sky Mountain Village in summer, and you’ll see families everywhere you look. Parents pushing strollers, toddlers playing with the Montana Marble Run, and big kids flying through the air on the giant swing, and Lone Peak towers over it all. Whether you spring for a sitter, bring the grandparents along, or take turns with the kids, there are plenty of options for parents to fill their cups,…

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Top 5 Moments from the 2020-21 Ski Season

The 2020-2021 season was unlike any other. We learned about goggle fog management and smiling with our eyes while wearing masks, but most importantly, we have a new appreciation for each day of skiing. We made it through together thanks to our team members, guests, and Big Sky community. So, without further ado, let’s look back at our top 5 moments from this winter season. 5. The view from the Titanic Deck at 11,000ft. 4.…

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4 Reasons to Buy a Big Sky Resort Season Pass

Getting a season pass is a rite of passage for anyone who wants to experience the fun, freedom, and thrill of multiple days carving lines for the best value. Along with great skiing, Big Sky Season Passes offer a variety of discounts and perks that can transform any year from average to amazing. Here are four reasons to get yours now: 1. More Practice, More Pleasure Ski more. It sounds simple but the convenience of…

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