Frequently Asked Questions
To help you arrange your perfect Big Sky adventure, we've assembled helpful answers and links. If you can't find the answer here, just call Big Sky Central Reservations at (800) 548-4486. See you at Big Sky Resort.
Where is Big Sky, Montana located?
Big Sky, Montana, USA is located in south central Montana, approximately 50 miles south of Bozeman, MT and 50 miles north of West Yellowstone, MT.
How do I get to Big Sky?
Airlines: More than 25 flights a day arrive in nearby Bozeman, Montana, on major airlines. Big Sky Central Reservations (800-548-4486) can find you the best airfares and schedules available on the various airlines that serve our area. View Airlines & Direct Flights for more information.
Rental Cars: From Bozeman, Big Sky is a 45-minute drive on US Highway 191 through the beautiful Gallatin River Canyon. Download maps.
Shuttles: Various scheduled bus services connect the airport, Bozeman and the surrounding villages to the Resort. Printing a map may also help you navigate the canyon to Big Sky Resort.
Luggage: If you'd like to ship luggage, view shipping information.
Ground Transportation: To connect with ground transportation options from the airport, call Big Sky Central Reservations at 800-548-4486.
Maps: If you're driving to Big Sky Resort you can view and print maps. The GPS Coordinates for the Huntley Lodge are N45º 17'08.28" W111º 24'01.78". The GPS Coordinates for the Moonlight Lodge are N45° 17'42.72", W111° 25'17.69".
Where can I stay in Big Sky?
Big Sky Central Reservations, available toll free at (800) 548-4486, offers the widest selection of accommodations in the area. One call or click gives you a multitude of options to fit your budget or lifestyle. Here are some links to help you get started.
Can you suggest activities for my trip?
In addition to skiing, snowboarding, golfing and mountain biking, there are many other activities you'll enjoy, ranging from evening family activities, dining and shopping, to visits to Yellowstone National Park.
To have your activities planned for you please contact our concierge.
What is the weather like?
In the mountains, conditions change frequently. Pack accordingly and be prepared for the weather to be colder and warmer than you think it might be, regardless of season. Do that, and you'll likely sum up conditions in one word - FANTASTIC. During the winter months, average high temperatures range from 25-40°F, with low temperatures ranging from 7-20°F.
For more detailed information, view current conditions.
Are special packages and offers available?
Big Sky Resort offers both lodging specials & packages.
You may also be interested in joining Boyne Rewards to earn points for rewards at Big Sky Resort and many other Boyne properties. We also offer gift cards for purchase online or within any of our stores within Big Sky Resort.
What is the Meadow Village? Can I get there easily?
Big Sky Resort's ski slopes, base area and lodging options are all located in the Mountain Village. The Meadow Village is located approximately 10 minutes away and offers additional shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Free shuttle service is available.
Will there be enough to do?
Big Sky offers a variety of activities for the whole family.
Will the skiing be too hard?
While Big Sky offers some of the best expert and advanced terrain in the country, we also have an extensive network of beginner and intermediate terrain. Plus, with over 5,800 skiable acres spread over three mountains, learning to ski or advancing your skills will be more comfortable with all the elbow room we have to offer.
Should I rent skis or bring my own?
You may check your skis with your airline or ship them to Big Sky in advance, but many of our guests will agree that the most convenient option is to rent skis from our rental shop at the base of the slopes. Take advantage of our multi-day discounts and perfect fit guarantee on the latest ski technology with our rental fleet for the ski season.