Montana December 13, 2017
You Must Visit These 7 Awesome Places In Montana This Winter
Montana is amazing in any season… and while we’ll sometimes complain all day about the weather, the truth is, we appreciate seeing our beautiful state covered in snow. And since our winters are so long, you’ll have plenty of time to see all 7 of these spots.
This is a trip you'll want to take as soon as possible. Bigfork transforms into a Christmas village every year, and it's amazing. Get the details
Whitefish is always delightful, but it's especially charming in the wintertime. Even if you don't ski, you'll love strolling the snow-covered streets. Learn more about why we love Whitefish
3. ZooMontana, Billings
ZooLights is back, and it's better than ever. For just $10 per car, you can enjoy the beautiful displays while listening to holiday tunes on 92.9FM.
You can take a tour of some of the best light displays in town on the Montana Trolley Co., which offers Christmas Light Tours for $10 per person or $135 for a private tour.
5. Four Dances Recreation Area, Billings
For the best views of the snowcapped scenery near Billings, head to the Four Dances Trail and embark on a peaceful 2.5 mile hike.
6. Seeley Lake
Surprised that we're recommending this popular summer destination for a winter getaway? Seeley Lake happens to be gorgeous this time of year, and if you go in January, you can catch the Winterfest celebration.
7. Lava Lake
Located at the end of the Cascade Creek Trail near Gallatin Gateway, the sight of the frozen lake and the trees dusted with snow will take your breath away... and not just because it's so cold.
The Treasure State is stunning in the winter. And when you really need to warm up, you can head to one of our
hot springs resorts that stay open all year.