The National Conference on Wilderness Medicine

Big Sky Resort, Montana 

July 27 - July 31, 2019

RECREATION / ACTIVITIES

Discover why Montana is called Big Sky Country! We have put together some of the areas best offerings to enhance your overall experience of this fantastic destination.

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DISCOVER YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK ONLY 18 MILES SOUTH!

Yellowstone, the world’s oldest national park, is a national treasure and a World Heritage Site. Led by the fabled Old Faithful, the park has 10,000 geysers and hot springs, the greatest concentration on the planet. Over 1,000 miles of trails lead through incredible scenery and allow visitors to see bison, bighorns, bull elk, grizzly bears, moose, pronghorn, and trumpeter swans. Spectacular Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole are also nearby.

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WHITEWATER RAFTING

On the Blue Ribbon Gallatin River - star of the movie “A River Runs Through It.” Exhilarating class III/IV whitewater and inspiring scenery make for a memorable experience! 1/2 day and full day trips are available. Call Geyser Whitewater at 406-995-4989, or visit raftmontana.com to book.

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KAYAK INSTRUCTION

Taught by the finest guides in the area. Learn the basics of reading currents, catching eddies, and avoiding obstacles. Enjoy 1/2 day instruction on the beautiful Gallatin River. Be sure to ask about kayak clinics for kids. Call Geyser Whitewater at 406-995-4989, or visit raftmontana.com to book.

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GUIDED FLYFISHING TRIPS

The Big Sky area is home to five Blue Ribbon trout streams all within easy driving distance. Call Gallatin River Guides 406-995-2290 for guided trips.

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FLYFISHING INSTRUCTIONAL WORKSHOP

Our introduction to flyfishing class will feature an hour of instruction detailing equipment selection, fly selection, fishing strategies, and stream conservation. Then enjoy personalized casting instruction by a professional guide. After class, hire a guide or go-it-on your-own to practice your new skills on the Gallatin River, one of Montana’s finest trout streams. Includes use of rod and reel. Call Gallatin River Guides 406-995-2290, or visit montanaflyfishing.com.

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MONTANA BY HORSEBACK

Native wranglers saddle you up at the homestead for a journey into the spectacular backcountry of Porcupine Creek. Experience incredible vistas of the Gallatin National Forest - with snow capped peaks, mountain meadows and abundant wildlife. Two hour rides scheduled with longer trips available. 12 years old and up. Call Cache Creek at 406-995-3888, cachecreekoutfitters.com or Jake's Horses at 800-352-5956, jakeshorses.com

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HIKING

Imagine endless trails, fresh air, unbelievable vistas, strolling with animals...and you can begin to visualize the experience gained by hiking with our local naturalists and wildlife guides. Beginner and intermediate hikes available or just grab a map and explore on your own.

Activities for Children and Teens Wilderness Medicine cme adventure

ROCK CLIMBING

Guided trips/instruction with Montana Alpine Guides. Beginners to advanced skill levels. Fun for the whole family. 406-586-8430.  mtalpine.com

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