- The list below includes 25 free or cheap things to do in or near Big Sky, Montana, including 37 different types of inexpensive activities like Horseback Riding, Fishing, Movie Theaters and Mountains.
- From Lone Peak to Yellowstone Club, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Big Sky and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ennis, Gallatin Gateway and Bozeman.
Lone Peak Cinema is an independent movie house with two theaters. Both theaters feature stadium seating and digital video and sound, and the lobby features a fireplace and concession stands with a wide array of choices.
Visitors to the 320 Guest Ranch can fly fish, ride horses, go on a hayride, hike, and in the winter, snowmobile. The ranch features log cabin accommodations, and a variety of steaks in exotic game to eat.
Situated in greater Yellowstone, the Diamond J Ranch features a main lodge and cabins for groups of varying sizes. Breakfast is provided daily and activities include horseback riding, swimming, hiking and fishing. Zip line tours and ski resorts are nearby.
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63960 Gallatin Rd, Gallatin Gateway, MT 59771 MoreLess Info
Located in the Cinnibar Basin and on the Gallatin River and the Yellowstone River, the Montana Whitewater Rafting and Zipline on the Gallatin River Day Trips, visitors can do whitewater rafting, ride ziplines, fly fish, ride horses, and tube the river. The rafting trips on the Gallatin River are technical.
Surrounded by mountains and the scenic Madison Valley, the Madison Valley History Museum features a collection of artifacts and exhibits pertaining to the history and culture of the local area and of the west in general.