Save on your trip by renting snow sports apparel from Arrive

Many snow sports enthusiasts already rent their skis, boots and board in order to save money and ease travel. Now guests to Big Sky Resort can further reduce costs and streamline travel by renting all the gear they need to wear on the slopes—pants, jackets, goggles, gloves and base layers for only 10 percent of the cost of purchasing them. Arrive Outdoors, Big Sky’s exclusive apparel and accessory rental partner, offers dozens of premium brands…

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Mountain updates: Four new snowcats, increased grooming, and new trail in Shedhorn area

Four new snowcats will debut on the mountain at Big Sky this winter season, providing the meticulously groomed slopes that greet skiers each morning of the ski season. The new fleet includes four new Prinoth Bison S snowcats, which align with Big Sky’s commitment to sustainable initiatives and environmental responsibility. The new snowcats feature low energy consumption and sustainable environmental protection with increased efficiency and performance. With low fuel consumption and a 90% reduction in…

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Big Sky Resort introduces triple black diamond trail rating

Big Sky Resort has long been revered by skiers who love the steep, vast terrain and big mountain skiing. Skiing Lone Peak is truly unlike any other resort experience in the lower 48. Big Sky Ski Patrol works diligently to make some of the steepest and most complex inbounds routes open and available to the public. Triple Black Diamond Terrain This season, Big Sky Ski Patrol has designated certain trails as triple black diamond to…

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Flow-State Resort Days (and how to do it with a 5-year-old)

By Tess Weaver Strokes Of the hundreds of reasons why skiing reigns supreme above other sports, perhaps the most underrated is the ability to travel with your child to practically any ski destination in the country and be guaranteed full-day child care and/or ski school. Think about it – surf breaks don’t offer registered childcare under the palapa. Mountain bike trailheads don’t include certified instructors standing by to take your kids for a three-hour lesson.…

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