- 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.
Located in Bozeman, Montana, the Museum of the Rockies sits within driving distance of Yellowstone National Park. The museum is dedicated to the Rocky Mountains and the cultures that live - and used to live - nearby. This institution has a strong committment to outreach and preservation education.
The 532-acre Missouri Headwaters State Park is popular for river floating and fishing in the Jefferson, Madison and Gallatin Rivers, hiking, and photography. Visitors can camp in the campground or rent one of seven tipis.
Anglers of all levels can experience a professional fly fishing outing with Montana Troutwranglers Day Tours. With over 300 miles of local waters to choose from, knowledgeable guides take visitors out for a personalized, scenic fly fishing adventure.
Situated near Yellowstone Park, Madison River Tubing offers tube trips along the Madison River in addition to shuttling to and from the entry and exit spots. They also provide rentals of tubes, floating coolers, and stand up paddle boards.
The 120-mile Gallatin River is a tributary of the Mississippi River that wends its way through Montana and Wyoming. It passes through Yellowstone National Park. Fishing, swimming, tubing and rafting are permitted, but not on the portion of the river inside the park.