Big Sky, Montana

Big Sky is a small community of 2300 residents nestled in the spectacular Madison Mountains of Southwest, Montana located halfway between Bozeman, MT and West Yellowstone along highway 191.

  • More than 25 flights a day arrive into nearby Bozeman, Montana (BZN) on these major airlines: Delta/SkyWest, United/United Express, Alaska/ Horizon, Frontier and Allegiant.
  • From Bozeman, Big Sky is a 45-minute drive on US Highway 191 through the beautiful Gallatin River Canyon
  • Race participants have a full range of accommodation options in the area for the weekend. From the Big Sky Resort Huntley Lodge, which is a 30 second walk from the race start/finish line, to nearby Forest Service campgrounds, there is something to suit everyone!
  • Don’t forget to make time to head down to Yellowstone National Park before or after the race to see the fall colors turning,and, of course, hear the elk bugling!

Accommodations / Lodging Deals

Big Sky Resort

Stay a quick crawl from the start/finish line with the Herd Relays’ exclusive lodging at Big Sky Resort.

  • Call Big Sky Central Reservations at 800-548-4486 and be sure to mention the Herd Relays for a discounted rate.
  • Or you can book via the Herd Lodging Link HERE.

Camping Options

While there is no tent camping at Big Sky Resort, there are established Forest Service Campgrounds within a short drive.  You can see what options are avaiable at the Custer Gallatin National Forest Recreation.gov website.

Big Sky Resort

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