Ski and Ride Areas

Big Sky Resort

5,800 acres of downhill skiing, snowboarding and snowshoe trails. Recognized for short lift lines, amazing steeps and the Biggest Skiing in America, Big Sky Resort offers lodging, dining, shopping, equipment rentals, a spa and health club, snow sports school, adventure activities, and kids club all on site.

Better Together.

In 2013, Big Sky Resort merged with Moonlight Basin Resort, creating the Biggest Skiing in America. With one lift ticket, skiers and riders have more space to ski, more time on the slopes, consistent snowfall, a variety of terrain, and Lone Peak - all making up the Biggest Skiing in America. 

Never ski the same run twice. Big Sky Resort features:

  • 5,800 acres of terrain
  • 4,350 vertical feet
  • 22 chair lifts & 7 surface lifts
  • 6 terrain parks
  • 220 named runs covering over 110 miles
  • 400+ inch Average Annual Snowfall
  • 29,000 Skiers/Hour Lift Capacity

2016 - 17 Season Schedule & Hours:
Opening Day: November 24, 2016
Closing Day: April 16, 2017.  Weather permitting.
The lifts operated daily from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., conditions permitting.


Lone Mountain Ranch

During the winter months, the historic Lone Mountain Ranch specializes in Nordic ski adventure vacations. It has been voted the #1 Nordic Ski Resort in North America by Cross Country Skier magazine and features 85 km of groomed trails, snowshoe trails, sleigh ride dinners, and guided tours into Yellowstone National Park. It's an ORVIS endorsed fly fishing lodge that offers guided fly fishing trips year round. The cozy dining lodge offers guests creative Montana fare and an extensive selection of wine and beer.

Lone Mountain Ranch is perfect for the experienced Nordic skier, but also offers lessons and guidance for those who are looking to learn more about the sport. Instruction is available for groups and individuals of all ability levels.

2016 -17 Season Schedule & Hours:
Opening Day: December 9, 2016
Closing Day: April 12, 2017.  Weather permitting.
The outdoor shop is open most days from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please call (406) 995-4644 for more information.