It's not easy to describe Bozeman to someone who's never been here. It is one of the most diverse small towns in the Rocky Mountain West. Bozeman is blessed with an eclectic mix of ranchers, artists, professors, ski enthusiasts, and entrepreneurs drawn here by world-class outdoor recreation, Montana State University and a slice of old fashioned America. In addition to the numerous attractions in Bozeman, there are literally hundreds of sights within a short drive, including Yellowstone National Park, that lure visitors from around the world. We hope you have the opportunity to stay awhile to get to know the people, and the hospitality that make Bozeman, Montana one of our nation's best.
Bozeman is one of the fastest growing economic areas in the northern Rocky Mountains. Primarily an agricultural state, Bozeman and the Gallatin Valley are home to a growing number of tourism and technology-based companies, as well. Bozeman is also home to Montana State University, known not only for its academic excellence but also for being the nation's top tier of research universities as well as being one of the valley's largest employers. Bozeman and the Gallatin Valley remain a strong community for large and small businesses alike.
This information is just the tip of the iceberg on the Gallatin Valley. If you would like further information on the area, please contact us today!
Community, Schools & Business
• Bozeman Public Schools • Bozeman High School • Gallatin Gateway School • Montana State University • Bozeman Chamber of Commerce • City of Bozeman • Downtown Business Association • Prospera Business Network • Bozeman Convention & Visitors Bureau • Montana Official State Travel Site • Yellowstone National Park • Bozeman Magazine • Bozeman Daily Chronicle • Outside Bozeman Magazine • The Bozone Entertainment & Events Calendar
Arts & Culture
• Bozeman Public Library • Museum of the Rockies • Gallatin Valley Fairgrounds • Sweet Pea Festival • Gallatin History Museum • Children's Museum of Bozeman • American Computer Museum • Emerson Center for Arts & Culture • Bozeman Symphony Society • Intermountain Opera Association
Shopping & Dining
Bozeman is a melting pot of culture, cuisine, and shopping. With many, many options to choose from including some of our favorites including:
John Bozeman’s Bistro • Copper Whiskey Bar and Grill • 14 North • The Bay Bar and Grill • Pizza Campania • Blacksmith Italian • Spectators Bar and Grill • Santa Fe Reds • Fiesta Mexicana • Sweet Chili Asian Bistro • Dave’s Sushi – Off Main • Wild Joe’s Coffee Spot • Montana Ale Works • Cat Eye Cafe
Parks & Recreation
Outside Bozeman is a great local resource for all things “outdoors” around the Gallatin Valley and Southwest Montana like local parks, trails, rivers and wilderness areas such as:
Bridger Bowl • The “M” • Drinking Horse Trail • Hyalite Reservoir and Campgrounds • Palisade Falls • Lower Madison River
Annual and Seasonal Events
• Music on Main • Bite of Bozeman • Pacha Kucha (4x a year) • Montana State University Bobcat Football • Sweet Pea Festival • Wild West Winterfest • Bozeman Stampede Rodeo
• Bozeman Friends of Music • Gallatin Valley Food Bank • Reach • Eagle Mount • Bridger Ski School • BridgerCare • Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter