Looking to plan your own Montana Road Trip around Ryan’s incredible Instagram trip? We’ve got a great itinerary for you! 


Day 1: Arrive in Essex and Stay at Izaak Walton Inn.

To do: Ski or snowboard.  Rentals available from the Izaak Walton Inn.

Lodging: Izaak Walton Inn 


Day 2: Guided Ski Trip & Road Trip to Whitefish

To do: 1/2 Day Guided Cross Country Ski adventure with Glacier Adventure Guides.

Lodging: Kandahar Lodge located at Whitefish Mountain Resort 


Day 3: Snowboard at Whitefish

To do: Full day snowboard adventure at Whitefish resort. 


Day 4: Drive to Bigfork 

To do: Dogsled Adventures

Loding: Base Camp BigFork


Day 5: Philipsburg: Beer, Food and Mining 

To do: Eat, Drink and explore. Check out Ryan’s trip to Philipsburg Brewery– It’s a must stop on your road trip plans!

Lodging: Fairmont Hot Springs (make sure to save time for some relaxing in the outdoor spa)


Day 6: Ski All Day, All night

To do: Improve your skiing and snowboarding techniques at Sky Discovery.


Day 7: Drive to Bozeman

See Ryan’s Road Trip Photos and start planning your own trip!