Throughout the year Bozeman attracts outdoor enthusiasts of all kinds.  We’ve got trails, beaches, and bike paths all over the place, and it can be tough to know where to begin. Here’s a sampler of etiquette, guidance, and destinations to get you started.

Path to Freedom - If you’ve come to live in Bozeman, outdoor activities are surely a big part of why you’re here. So first of all, welcome: you’re in the right place. Now you can start taking strides on your path to freedom.


The Bozeman Code – Hey you! Howdy. Welcome to town. Now that you’re here, it’s your responsibility to help us keep Bozeman the kind of place that attracted all of us here in the first place. There are plenty of examples of places that have been loved to death—please don’t Boulder-up our town. Here are a few things you should know about living here so it—and we—will survive.





The Bozeman Essentials - In Bozeman, it’s impossible to do it all—but if you’re like us, you strive to. Every season presents its own set of outdoor challenges and opportunities, but there are a few activities so renowned that they bear repeating on a near-annual basis—classics, you could call them. Here are a few of our favorites.


The Blue Light District - Welcome to Bozeman! Whether you’re a student, ski bum, trout bum, young professional, remote worker, retiree, or a traveler just passing through, Bozeman has a plethora of top-notch outdoor-recreation opportunities to offer. But where to begin? Finding one’s way in a new locale is no mean feat. Worry not, friend—the Blue LightGuide is here to help.