Getty Images

Bozeman & Gallatin Valley

Bozeman is what all those formerly hip, now-overrun Colorado mountain towns used to be like. The laid-back, old-school rancher legacy still dominates over the New West pioneers with their mountain bikes, skis and climbing racks. But that's changing rapidly. It is now one of the fastest-growing towns in America.


Must-see attractions

Top picks from our travel experts

Planning Tools

Expert guidance to help you plan your trip

Things to Know

Hailed as one of the hippest towns in the American West, Bozeman is the gateway to Rocky Mountain adventures. Here's what you need to know before you come.

Read article

Day Trips

Bozeman offers an embarrassment of scenic splendor just a short drive from downtown. Here's our pick of the best day trips for a taster of mighty Montana.

Read article

Money and Costs

By Montana standards, Bozeman is an expensive place for a vacation, but budget trips are perfectly possible if you follow these top tips for saving money.

Read article

Free Things to Do

You don’t have to spend a fortune to have fun in Bozeman, Montana. Here are our picks for the best free art, activities, camping, performances and more.

Read article


Latest stories from Bozeman & Gallatin Valley

Mom and toddler smiling at each other while on a hike at Mystic Lake, near Bozeman, Montana, USA


Sip beers, take hikes and encounter T. rexes: the best things to do in Bozeman

Apr 25, 2022 • 12 min read