Big Sky, Montana is home to the best skiing in America, with around 15,000 people visiting each year during peak season. Whether you’re a valued guest returning for an annual ski trip or Big Sky is your bucket list ski destination and you’re coming to see what all the fuss is about, you’re sure to experience some amazing changes happening in this mountain town. Every season in Big Sky gets bigger and better than ever– with plans for Big Sky 2025, new ski lifts, Big Sky’s BASE, new businesses, and more!
Big Sky 2025
As the Big Sky 2025 vision unfolds, each ski season at Montana’s Big Sky Resort comes with new and improved changes. The 2021-2022 season opened with the brand new state-of-the-art Swift Current 6 – this heated chairlift is now the fastest six-person chairlift in North America.
In addition, Big Sky Resort has now installed new and advanced snowmaking equipment at the top of the Explorer Lift, including two of the seven terrain parks, Swifty Park and The Cache.
Throughout 2022, Big Sky Resort completed enhancements to Mountain Village, elevating the après by adding the new Umbrella Bar, new music, and activation experiences.
Big Sky BASE
Big Sky’s Community and Reacreation Center, also known as “BASE,” is now open! This organization is a nonprofit dedicated to facilitating year-round recreational programs, outdoor spaces, and community partnerships that serve all of Big Sky — enhancing access and quality of life for everyone that lives, works, and plays here.
Big Adventure Safe Environment activities include a climbing and bouldering wall, full gymnasium, workout facility, fitness and wellness programs, meeting and classroom spaces, child play area, an open gathering space, and more.
Now open in Big Sky Town Center so stop by for some custom craft cocktails, amazing tacos, and a good time!
Chef Emily Hahn is offering private chef services, curated boutique events, cooking class soiree’s, provisioning, personal shopping for clients, and meal preparations.
A brand new dining option at Big Sky Resort, with all-new cuisine options from breakfast to après with expansive indoor and outdoor seating.
Top Destination for Cross Country Skiing
Big Sky, MT is home to Lone Mountain Ranch, voted the #1 Nordic Ski Resort in North America by Cross Country Skier magazine. With around 53 miles of groomed trails and a trail system of 2,200 vertical feet, there is terrain to cover for all abilities and all skill levels. Lone Mountain Ranch has Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) certified instructors to teach all levels, guide tours through the slopes, and provide gear rentals.
Stay with Big Sky Vacation Rentals
Pack your bags and get ready to explore all things new in Big Sky! When you’re done for the day, come home to one of our 125+ luxury vacation rentals where you can sit back, relax, and plan your next adventure.