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Nov 17, 2017, 17:01 ET A Big Sky Date Night

Love is in the crisp winter air of Montana. When the temperature drops and snow begins to fall it's time for a romantic trip to the Treasure State....


Nov 15, 2017, 11:38 ET Starry Skies and Sleigh Rides

"If you've never been to Montana, it'll slow you down in a good way," says Bruce Anfinson. In Melodies and Memories, singer and Lone Mountain...


Nov 01, 2017, 17:18 ET A Race Like No Other

"Events like this are what Montana towns thrive on," says Tom Finley. "…You need to come see it because you will not believe it." In...


Oct 18, 2017, 15:58 ET Cross-Country Sight Seeing

"Cross-country skiing is a nice way to experience Montana," says Melissa Alder. "I think we have some of the best-groomed skiing in the entire...


Oct 04, 2017, 17:26 ET A Run to Remember

"When you come to Showdown, you got to slow down because it's like going back in time," says George Willett, owner of Showdown Montana. In Snow...


Sep 06, 2017, 17:50 ET Rings and Ridgelines

"Montana is so special because it's so wild," says Jessica Lewis. "And I feel like when you're out in those areas you experience everything a...


Aug 25, 2017, 17:36 ET Picture Perfect Peaks

"I would say that people come to Montana because they want to be in the mountains," said Neil Chaput, "they want to be away from the big crowds,...


Aug 18, 2017, 17:23 ET Montana Is Open For Business

A great majority of Montana travelers are lured by the state's 93 million acres of spectacular unspoiled nature. Due to the state's diverse...


Aug 10, 2017, 18:31 ET Reels and Rainbows

"I've been guiding for 17 years in Montana," Tom Jenni says. "It was the first job I ever had where I felt lucky to go to work every day." In...


Jun 13, 2017, 14:48 ET A Big Stage under a Big Sky

"The inception of it was really an idea to bring people together," said Sarah Calhoun, "and music is such a powerful tool to do that." In The...


May 25, 2017, 15:28 ET The Sweet Return of Philipsburg

"Montana reaches into your soul," said Shirley Beck. "It's just an absolutely fantastic place." In Small Town Gem, the newest...


May 18, 2017, 12:43 ET Home on the Range

Ranches are essential to Montana's rich history and culture. In Montana, visitors can experience the cowboy way without sacrificing the comforts of...


Apr 25, 2017, 13:52 ET Mapping Out a Montana Adventure

In Happy Trails, the newest installment in the Discover Your #MontanaMoment video series from the Montana Office of Tourism and Business...


Apr 20, 2017, 14:20 ET Montana on Tap

"There's a lot of opportunities for the craft beer drinker to come to Montana and enjoy locally made beer," said Travis Peterson, the founder of...


Apr 11, 2017, 14:56 ET Paddling for Better Days in Montana

"The vision was really simple for First Descents, and that was just to teach young adults with cancer how to kayak," said Brad Ludden. In...


Oct 26, 2016, 16:53 ET New Short Films Show Why Montana is Destination for Snow-Covered Adventures

Turning a day on the slopes into a work of art, dog sledding deep into winter wilderness, speed flying off a 4,000-foot peak, fat biking down steep...


Sep 29, 2016, 14:53 ET Chef Eduardo Garcia's Inspiring Comeback Captured in New Short Film from Montana Office of Tourism

His story made national headlines. Five years ago, Celebrity Chef Eduardo Garcia experienced a tragic injury that cost him his left arm, some ribs...