Getting Here

Glacier Park International Airport is only 15 minutes away and offers direct flights from major cities.

Amtrak’s Empire Builder arrives twice-daily at the historic Whitefish Railway Depot from Chicago and Minneapolis to the east and Portland and Seattle from the west.

Driving from any direction takes you through some of the most scenic landscapes in the country.


Whitefish Mountain Resort
Shuttles will be making regular trips from the resort to Big Mountain Ranch. Festival attendees get 15% OFF Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodging with promo code BIGSKYFEST19. Book online or call 877-SKI-FISH to speak with a Vacation Planner.


There is no camping at the ranch, but there are many options in and around Whitefish.

Getting Around

Once in Whitefish, getting around is easy. Ride a bike, take a free ride on the S.N.O.W. Bus, or grab a local taxi, Uber, or Lyft. For festival attendees staying at Whitefish Mountain Resort, shuttles will make regular trips between the resort and Big Mountain Ranch. The ranch is located just 3.2 miles from downtown Whitefish.