Activities and Things to Do in Big Sky

Big Sky Resort is the Basecamp to Yellowstone and the perfect headquarters for mountain adventures. Basecamp can help your group arrange a variety of memory-making side trips to make your experience here even more enjoyable.

Save on Activities

Ask your Basecamp activity specialist how you can save up to 20% on your activities! Call (406) 995-5769 to book your activities today.

Lone Peak Expedition

Take the Tram to the Top - Stand at an 11,166 ft. summit and view two national parks, three states, and a plethora of mountain ranges.

Zipline Tours

Zip down on one of Big Sky Resort's Ziplines. Take in expansive views of Lone Mountain and share an experience you’ll be talking about for years to come.

Mountain Biking

Montana mountain biking in and around the Big Sky area means over 40 miles of back country scenery, wildflowers, wildlife, and few human encounters. Big Sky Resort offers the areas only lift accessible downhill trails in the area.

Skeet Shooting

Head up Ramcharger on Andesite Mountain and shoot some skeet all while immersed in nature and beautiful surroundings, all with Lone Peak as your backdrop.

High Ropes Course

For a thrilling personal or team challenge, try Big Sky's high ropes course. You are safely harnessed in while you attempt features such as the Pirates Crossing or Swinging Beams under the supervision of a skilled guide.

Scenic Lift Ride

Big Sky's scenic lift ride provides our summer visitors with a bird's eye view of the surrounding mountains. The scenic lift operates during the summer season, weather permitting.

Giant Swing

Located in the plaza of Big Sky Resort is the Giant Swing. This exhilarating activity will make your day!

Bungee Trampoline

Bounce, jump, flip and flip again. Take a ride on Big Sky Resort's Bungee Trampoline, located in the plaza, a great adventure for kids of all ages.

Climbing Wall

Big Sky Resort brings you another challenge. Harness up and try your hand at climbing to the top of our 25ft wall.

Gemstone Mining

Take a bag of mining rough, use a screen box to sift the rough out and explore the gemstones which appear.


Join us on at our exciting Archery course in Montana. A short walk from the Big Sky Resort plaza with Lone Peak as your back drop, you'll be hard pressed to find a better location to develop new or hone your existing archery skills.

Disc Golf

Enjoy frisbee disc golf from the top of the Explorer Lift to the base of the Mountain Village.


Get acquainted with Mother Nature during your Big Sky stay. Peace of mind will return the moment you pull on your hiking boots and explore the miles and miles of trails in Gallatin National Forest or close neighbor Yellowstone National Park.


Combine classic links-style golf and the stunning natural beauty of Big Sky country to witness a golf experience like no other: the award winning, scenic 18 hole par 72 golf course at Big Sky Resort.

Deluxe Paintball

Amuse your friends and family with a lively game of Deluxe Paint Ball in our Outdoor Arena.

Fly Fishing

Choose from five blue-ribbon trout streams in Southwestern Montana - including Big Sky's Gallatin River. Other legendary rivers nearby are the Madison, Big Hole, Yellowstone and Missouri.

Whitewater Rafting

Winter run-off and brisk currents provide lots of exciting whitewater rafting. You can float through rollicking whitewater or gentle riffles, equipped with the safest gear and a knowledgeable guide.

Horseback Riding

Try Horseback Riding in Montana! Hit the trail with a reliable steed and seasoned wrangler. Guided tours from one hour to all day can be enjoyed in the midst of our wilderness areas.

Lake Levinsky Marina

Geyser Whitewater provides many activities at Big Sky Resort's Lake Levinski, including pedal boats, canoes, and paddleboats.

Wildlife Viewing

It's not every day you get to see a bighorn sheep or bull elk, but at Big Sky it's a very frequent occurrence. If you'd like the assistance of a local specialist, they will take you to excellent wildlife viewing areas and help you learn more about their lives and habitat.

Rock Climbing

Try rock climbing in the beautiful scenic Gallatin Canyon with Montana Alpine Guides.


Call Us: (406) 995-5769