This is your welcome invitation to Sidney, Montana, an authentically unspoiled and captivating eastern Montana landscape—the perfect backdrop for outdoor adventure, sporting events, festivals and fairs, or to simply find a slower pace, away from the chaos of city life. Find a sense of freedom in this frontier community. Nestled in the fertile valley of the lower Yellowstone River, Sidney and Richland County offer a unique variety of landscapes. Rugged badlands offer a spectacular view to the east, while the river carves northward to the majestic confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers. In the western reaches of the county, open spaces and rolling hills leave little doubt that you are in Big Sky Country.
Deciding where to go while you’re here won’t be easy (it’s a pretty big place), but what you’ll quickly discover is that there’s so much Montana to see, you’ll be planning your next trip before this one is even over.
Here are some easy ways to get started. From laid-back weekend jaunts, romantic getaways and family vacations, to complete cultural experiences, there are seemingly endless options for adventure in Western Montana.
At first glance, Montana may not seem like a dining destination, but we’re happy to report it’s exactly that. With incredible fine dining restaurants, steakhouses, bakeries, bars, breweries, food trucks and cafés serving up a mix of everything—for every kind of eater—Montana is an adventure in food, too.
You don’t even need to see what’s around the next bend to be stopped in your tracks at Glacier National Park. The sheer beauty is jaw dropping from every angle. With over 1 million acres of towering, jagged peaks, cascading waterfalls, wild meadows and sparkling waters, plus wildlife watching and recreation opportunities, it is, quite simply, the vacation of a lifetime.