- The list below includes 25 free or cheap things to do in or near Ennis, Montana, including 34 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Lake, Distilleries and History Museums.
- From Wade Lake to Cliff Lake, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Ennis and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Big Sky, Bozeman, Gallatin Gateway and Nevada City.
The easily accessible Wade Lake is very popular with both locals and visitors. Along with boating and canoeing, the like features an interpretive trail that connects to the Hilltop Campgrounds which runs for nearly one mile in distance.
Willies Distillery produces whiskeys, brandies and some specialty spirits in their small batch still. Their tasting room, made up like an old west saloon, is open daily and features live music including banjos and fiddles.
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.
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.
Featuring taxidermy, Wildlife Museum of the West displays animals native to the region like eagles, bears, moose, and mountain lions. The animals are set up in a model display mimicking their natural habitat.