8 Montana Towns Known For Their Mild Winters

If you’re the kind of Montanan who embraces the long, snow-filled winters, you’re in luck—the majority of the state sees freezing temperatures and plenty of snowfall for months. And while you definitely won’t find a warm winter here, there are a few places you can go where winter isn’t quite so harsh. If you live near one of these cities or towns, make the drive before March to get a hint of a break from the elements.

Tame or not, winter is a beautiful time to be in Montana. These photos are proof.