Biggest Skiing in America
Big Sky Resort is home to the Biggest Skiing in America.
November 18, 2015 - Being the Biggest Skiing in America with more than 5,800 skiable acres and 4,350 vertical drop, it is no wonder Big Sky Resort has one of the largest Ski Patrol organizations in the United States with 105 professional ski patrollers and 140 volunteer ski patrollers. Read more.
November 13, 2015 - Big Sky Resort received 30" of snow last week gearing up for a strong open on November 26, 2015 and unveiling three new terrain parks and three new ski runs, adding a few more acres to their already 5,800 plus skiable acres. Read more.
October 30, 2015 - Start off on the right piste this ski season at Big Sky Resort with their Women's Early Bird Clinic, December 5-6, 2015, and the Dan Egan Early Bird Camp, December 14-15, 2015. Read more.
October 30, 2015 - Big Sky Resort is offering the 2016 installment of their popular Master the Mountain locals program, a five week program for adults to help to develop new skills for enjoying more powder, moguls, glades, and off groomed terrain found throughout 5,800+ skiable acres. Read more.
October 15, 2015 - Big Sky Resort has been awarded the 2015 Best Family Friendly Resort by the visitors to OnTheSnow.com in the Visitor's Choice Awards (VCA) adding to a string of VCAs for 2014 Best Terrain, 2013 Best Overall Resort, and 2009 Best Overall Resort. Read more.
April 01, 2015 - Top Ski Mountaineering (Ski Mo) athletes will compete on Lone Mountain at the 1st Annual Shedhorn Ski Mo race sponsored by Big Sky Resort, Dynafit, ProBar, Bluewater Ropes and non-profit sponsor Adventure Scientists for Conservation on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Read more.
March 26, 2015 - Dust off the go-go boots and short dresses as Big Sky Resort is hosting Whiskey A-Go-Go on April 11, 2015 featuring whiskey tastings from five Montana distilleries and a fun night with DJ 5 Star from 5:00pm to 8:00pm in the Mountain Village plaza. Read more.
March 02, 2015 - Big Sky Resort's new Everett's 8,800 restaurant has been awarded the OpenTable Diners' Choice Award and is now providing a luxury dining experience on Friday and Saturday nights throughout the 2014-2015 winter season. Read more.
February 25, 2015 - Big Sky Resort will host the 10th annual Headwaters Spring Runoff competition with adults competing on Friday, March 13, 2015 and juniors competing on Sunday, March 15, 2015. Read more.
February 24, 2015 - Big Sky Resort and Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter are hosting the 11th annual Snowshoe Shuffle, Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 5:30pm at the Madison Base Area of Big Sky Resort. Read more.
February 20, 2015 - Big Sky Resort has been chosen to host TransWorld SNOWboarding's TransAM snowboarding amateur competition on February 28, 2015 after a venue change due to lack of snow in the Mt. Seymour, British Columbia region. Read more.
January 26, 2015 - Skiing for Dummies isn't just a book, it's an event at Big Sky Resort. The 12th annual Dummy Jump is Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Big Sky Resort sponsored by Lehrkinds Coca-Cola. Read more.
January 15, 2015 - Bluegrass slides into Big Sky Resort for the 9th annual Big Sky Big Grass Festival, February 5-8, 2015 with Leftover Salmon kicking off the festival Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Whiskey Jacks. Read more.
December 12, 2014 - Big Sky Resort is hosting the seventh annual Educator Appreciation Weekend, December 19-21, 2014, to give thanks for the great job teachers and education assistants do for our children’s futures. Read more.
December 08, 2014 - Big Sky Resort's progressive Youth Local Programs are a great way for kids from as little as three years old to 14 years old to be introduced to or improve ski and snowboard skills while they enjoy the winter outdoors. Read more.
November 26, 2014 - 16 inches fell this Thanksgiving week as Big Sky Resort opens for the 2014-2015 ski season tomorrow with many skiers and snowboarders thankful to be hitting the slopes again. Read more.
November 20, 2014 - Women are kicking off Big Sky Resort's ski season with a two day Women's Early Bird Clinic December 6-7, 2014 and the second annual SheJumps' 'Get the Girls Out' event, Monday, December 22, 2014. Read more.
April 24, 2014 - Big Sky Resort closes the winter season with another year of record breaking skier visitation at 473,000, up seven and a half percent over the previous year with the combined Moonlight Basin. Read more.
March 17, 2014 - Big Sky Resort has created one of the finest Snowsports Schools in America and is encouraging those who are passionate about the sport to join the team for the 2014-15 season. Read more.
March 07, 2014 - North America's premier Freeride World Qualifier, the Subaru Freeride Series returns to Big Sky Resort April 2-6, 2014 as the new Junior Freeride World Championships and as the final stop of the tour. Read more.
February 26, 2014 - The tenth annual Snowshoe Shuffle has been rescheduled from this Saturday to Saturday, April 12, 2014 due to the forecasted temperatures for the safety of the guests and animals. Read more.
February 21, 2014 - Big Sky Resort is honoring teachers and education assistants with an Educator Appreciation Weekend, March 21-25, 2014 with lodging and group lesson discounts for educators and their families. Read more.
February 13, 2014 - Big Sky Resort is honored to announce a Military Appreciation Long Weekend, extended from Wednesday to Sunday, March 12-15, 2014, to again thank our Armed forces for their service to our Country. Read more.
February 04, 2014 - One of the “Top Skiers of All Time”, as named by Powder Magazine, Dan Egan, will be teaching two Steeps Clinics, February 27 – March 1, 2014 and March 13-15, 2014 at Big Sky Resort. Read more.
January 23, 2014 - Big Sky Resort’s 2013/14 Athlete Ambassador, Heather McPhie is named to the United States Olympic Freestyle Ski Team and will be competing in the women’s freestyle moguls competition at the Sochi Olympic Games February 2014 representing her country and native Montana. Read more.
December 30, 2013 - Big Sky Resort is the home of the Montana State University Ski Team and together with Big Sky Ski Education Foundation and Montana State University will be hosting the MSU Invitational NCAA Division 1 FIS-University race January 10-12, 2014. Read more.
December 18, 2013 - Woman will converge on Big Sky as SheJumps announces Big Sky Resort as their rocky mountain region destination for „Get the Girls Out! Big Sky Lady Shred‟ day on January 3, 2014 from 9 am to 5 pm. Read more.
December 13, 2013 - Today, the 7th annual Turkey for a Ticket, hosted by Big Sky Resort, broke the food bank record with the single day donation of 76,424 pounds of food for Gallatin Valley Food Bank, Madison Valley Food Bank and the Big Sky Food. Read more.
December 10, 2013 - Big Sky Resort is hosting the sixth annual Educator Appreciation Weekend, December 20-22, 2013, to give thanks for the great job teachers and education assistants do for our children's futures. Read more.
December 10, 2013 - 2014 Olympic hopeful, Heather McPhie, will be at Big Sky Resort December 21, 2013 between 4:30pm and 7pm in the Talus Room at the Summit Hotel for a reception fundraiser to help her reach her Olympic dreams. Read more.
December 04, 2013 - On December 13, 2013, Big Sky Resort will host the 7th annual Turkey for a Ticket, the largest one-day food drive benefiting Gallatin Valley Food Bank, Madison Valley Food Bank and the Big Sky Food Bank. Read more.
November 28, 2013 - Celebrating their 40th year of operation, Big Sky Resort opened for the 2013-2014 ski season to about 2,000 people riding on four chair lifts, beginner area surface lifts, 9 features in the Swifty 2.0 terrain park, and Lone Peak Tram running for scenic viewing only. Read more.
November 20, 2013 - November 28, 2013, Thanksgiving Day, Big Sky Resort will launch into their first season, as one resort, together with Moonlight and Spirit Mountain, bringing 5,800 acres under one lift ticket. Read more.
October 01, 2013 - CrossHarbor Capital Partners LLC, in partnership with Boyne Resorts, completed the purchase with a subsidiary of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. to acquire the assets of Moonlight Basin in Big Sky, Montana. Read more.
January 14, 2013 - You'd have to be a dummy to miss the party at Big Sky Resort on Saturday, February 9th, 2013 when participants will launch their dummy creations off a ski jump and high to the sky, then watch them explode upon the impact of a crash landing. Read more.
December 17, 2012 - After nearly two decades on the job, Big Sky Resort General Manager Taylor Middleton understands how powerfully motivating a Season’s Ski Pass can be, having recruited thousands of employees annually who value this fun employee benefit. Read more.
December 07, 2012 - Big Sky Resort is spreading the love by inviting Coloradans with EPICTM passes and any unlimited pass holder at any resort in the world, for that matter, to ski for free, now through Christmas Day. Read more.
September 17, 2012 - Big Sky Resort expanded its gladed tree runs after focusing on thinning and enhancing overall forest health in several new areas on Lone Peak and Andesite Mountain for the 2012/2013 winter season. Read more.
September 03, 2012 - After a successful summer start with the non-stop flight from New York/Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), Bozeman confirmed that the United Airlines non-stop flight service will continue during the 2012/2013 winter season. Read more.
August 13, 2012 - Big Sky Resort celebrated after closing with a record breaking 2011/2012 season with over 340,000 skier visits. Even with a ski season two weeks shorter than the 2010/2011 season, Big Sky still saw an increase over the previous year's record numbers due to consistent snow conditions. Read more.
June 15, 2012 - Big Sky Resort videographer and multimedia coordinator Chris Kamman is the 2012 winner of Outside Bozeman magazine’s Best Outdoor Video award for his submission Shapeshifters. Read more.
May 23, 2012 - After a successful start for the initial summer nonstop flight from New York/Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), BZN confirmed the non-stop flights will continue during winter '12/'13. Read more.