Travel Tips

Time Zone
Big Sky follows Mountain Standard Time, which is 2 hours behind Eastern Standard Time and 1 hour ahead of Pacific Standard Time  

Packing Tips
Do not pack any valuable items in luggage you plan to check.  Your photo ID, travel documents, tickets, cash, jewelry, medications, etc. should always be kept with you in a carry-on bag.  Please do not pack any nail files, pocketknives, other sharp objects, or liquids in your carry-on bags.  The hotel rooms include a hair dryer, ironing board, and in-room safe.      

Dress Code
General attire for the program is resort casual, (i.e., comfortable clothing and walking shoes, shorts, sundresses, etc.).  Please check the weather before departing, evenings can be quite chilly!  Following are a few suggestions for clothing: 


Hat, Sunscreen & Comfortable Walking Shoes


Please reference your chosen activity descriptions for clothing suggestions


Long Sleeves/Pants, Sweater or Wrap

Welcome Reception

Resort Casual – Comfortable Clothing, Shorts & Sundresses 

Big Sky’s mountainous terrain offers warm/sunny days and chilly evenings. July highs average in the mid-70s and lows down to the low-40s.  Click here for the current temperature.