The more you consider a family trip to Montana, the more you’ll learn it’s anything but routine. Whether it’s exploring the dinosaur trail with the kids, skipping rocks across a lake or hiking to a glacier, your family is sure to make lasting memories, one step at a time. Here, epic adventures take place alongside those quiet family moments that remind you what's truly important.
Big State, Bigger Memories
It's high time you took a seriously memorable family road trip. And congratulations - you couldn't have picked a better destination than Montana. We've made the planning simple, with six curated itineraries (one for each part of the state). We've even mapped it all out so you can put the phone away and be distracted by only the EPIC views!
Outdoor & Adventure
From snow-capped mountains in the west, to rolling golden plains in the east, Montana provides endless opportunities for exploration.
Cast off, catch the wind, and sail across Flathead Lake. Delight your family with tubing or water skiing at Canyon Ferry. Charter a skiff and local fishing guide to show you the best spots on Fort Peck Lake. Wherever you choose to boat in Montana, you'll find pristine waters and plenty of adventure.
Walk back in time following the largest footsteps in history. Discover exciting and fun adventure along Montana's Dinosaur Trial. The statwide trail is made up of 14 locations with a wide range of opportunities to explore and learn about Montana's incredible prehistoric residents. Explore some of the greatest paleontological finds of the last century under Montana's big sky.
Visiting one of Montana’s ghost towns is like stepping back in time to the era of gold, saloons and vigilantes. Experience the quiet solitude of Bannack State Park or watch history come alive with a performance at Virginia City and Nevada City.
Guides & Tours
The best way to see Montana is on a sightseeing tour. Go with an expert guide or outfitter to see the best of this vast state. Sightseeing tours take you to the best parts of our public lands, point out landmarks, help scout for wildlife, and take care of everything for you.
Winter Family Fun
There are many places to choose from for your family's next winter adventure. But there's only one place that gives you world-class ski resorts, breathtaking mountain vistas, charming small towns and incredible winter experiences around every corner. From Glacier Country to Southeast Montana, Yellowstone Country and beyond, you can find countless ways to spend a week or weekend with your family.