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How the Second Saturday Music Movement Began in Great Falls

The recent transformation of the gorgeous Great Falls History Museum’s backroom venue has created a new opportunity to embrace classical music! The Ozark Club at the Museum pays homage to a Great Falls musical center from days gone by and has been hosting a regular Second Saturday series of live music events at lunchtime. Your…

5 True Ghost Stories of Great Falls, Montana

Ask a Great Falls local about their favorite haunt and they will likely point you to their preferred watering hole. But ask about ghosts and you are sure to get an earful as Great Falls has its share of unexplained happenings. Here’s a handful that may pique your interest. 1. Paris Gibson Square Museum of…

These 23 experiences can only be had in October in Great Falls, Montana

October is my favorite month! Sweaters and boots, pumpkin spice lattes, fall foliage, and the Great Falls Symphony! The Great Falls Montana Tourism team has assembled a list of the top 30 experience that you can only have in Great Falls, Montana in October. Sing along with of Shenandoah’s hits, live in concert. Listen to…

Some Historic Residents Might Still Have Tales To Tell…

As the evenings grow darker and the nights grow cold, residents and visitors might be inclined to delve deeper into the mysteries and history of some of Great Falls most well-known citizens. To start off your journey you don’t have to travel any further than Highland Cemetery to observe and feel the history that lies…

First People’s Buffalo Jump

Just a half an hour south from Great Falls is one of the largest prehistoric Native American Buffalo Jumps in the world.  Before you even arrive on site, you can start to imagine this very area hundreds of years ago with drive lines where Native Americans enticed Buffalo to gather, as then the strongest and…

The 22 Must-Do Things In Great Falls This September

September in Central Montana and Great Falls specifically still provides for ample outdoor exploration with an average daily temperature of 75 degrees and cooler evenings with an average of 59 degrees. Take advantage of the changing of seasons and try these 20 must do activities to truly experience the area like a local. Favorite…

Secret Kayak Spots

Flatwater kayaking is one of the best ways to explore the Basecamp; with a good boat, proper technique and the right gear, it’s relaxing and fun. On river trips, the current will even do most of the work. There’s no better way to spend a summer day than in the freedom of a boat built…

Can Beer Get Any More Local?

Great Falls is synonymous with great beer. Visit any of our four local breweries and you’ll taste the distinctive influence of the area on Montana brew culture. With a city so motley with influence from the mountains, prairie, old stacks, and rivers to call home, it’s no wonder local brew masters have curated a distinctly…

Get to Know the Rocky Mountain Front

You can see why they call that wall of mountains west of Great Falls, “The Front.” It rises abruptly as much as 3,000 feet from the Great Plains, a true “front” to the sea of mountains behind it; the Rockies, the Continental Divide, the Bob Marshall, Scapegoat, and Great Bear wilderness areas. This brilliant white…

Gearing up for Adventures in the Basecamp

If you’re going to explore all there is to see around Great Falls, you’ll need the right tools. And we can help you get outfitted with everything you need right here in town. If you already have your gear, make sure to know where to go to get it fixed.   Hiking A hike is…

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