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Address: 66 Mountain Loop Rd, Big Sky, MT 59716
Phone Number: 406-993-6000
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Activities: Skiing

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No crowds and no lift lines!

That pretty much sums up Moonlight Basin. I experienced a fun powder day there last Tuesday and I felt like I had the whole mountain to myself. It was awesome! The groomers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Issaquah, Washington
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Issaquah, Washington
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101 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

That pretty much sums up Moonlight Basin. I experienced a fun powder day there last Tuesday and I felt like I had the whole mountain to myself. It was awesome! The groomers (blue runs) were so fun on this mountain! Plenty of room to traverse. For lunch we dined at the Moonlight Lodge which was a real treat! I cannot... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Although the snow didn't cooperate this year, we absolutely LOVE Moonlight! The skiing is (usually) awesome and the there are NO crowds. The tickets now include Big Sky so there is LOTS of terrain to explore.

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Recently visited Big Sky and stayed in Moonlight Basin. The lodge is fabulous - great staff, fun bar and out of the fray of Big Sky. Moonlight Basin has some great terrain (trees, bowls and groomers). You have to hike up to the Headwaters lift to get up into the chutes that lead in to the main bowl. This was... More 

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Southlake
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great food at the lodge. the six shooter chair is one of the longest chairs. to make matters worse, I rode it inthe rain last Tuesday .UGH. The lodge is spectacular. The food was OK, nothing special. The service was less than average. it took forever to get the check and we were anxious to ski

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Long Island, New York
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Most of this mountain is north facing and the snow stays in better shape longer. No lifts lines and some great tree shots!

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Holbrook, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

It's hard to believe that Moonlight wasn't always part of Big Sky as each resort really compliments the other. I actually enjoyed the Moonlight area more than the original Big Sky side. The runs are long, glades are nicely spaced and the lift lines are minimal even on a weekend. It was too bad that conditions didn't allow me to... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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76 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This is the "other side" of Big Sky and actually the area we preferred most. The vibe is low key but elegant at the same time. No lift lines, amazing skiing and diverse terrain. Great food and drink while breaking for lunch. We can't wait to come back.

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Greensboro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

If you haven't been skiing at Moonlight Basin you are really missing out. The skiing is unbelievable. I've been to Vail, Breckinridge and Killington and none of these come close to the ski environment at Moonlight Basin. The best part is there was no wait in the lift lines.

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Evans, Georgia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This place is awesome, you must rent a helmet. I knew something looked different while on the lift going to the top. I would say almost 99.9% had on helmets with the exceptions of the 6 in our group. There are no catch fences, its just a grip and rip place. Great runs, multiple ways to get down the mountain.... More 

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North Holland Province, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Now linked permanently with Big Sky on the same lift pass so I'm sure it will have more skier visitors than in the past when they were "separate" but linked areas. I skied here 2nd week of December and loved the isolation of skiing slopes that were completely devoid of other skiers. The pistes are well groomed and wide for... More 

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Address: 66 Mountain Loop Rd, Big Sky, MT 59716
Phone Number: 406-993-6000
Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Big Sky

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