After an exciting day of rafting near Big Sky on the Gallatin, or the Yellowstone near Gardiner, go check out some of our favorite watering holes in Bozeman! Leave the kids with us and we’ll take them on a zip line adventure. Take some time for yourself, relax, and share stories with the locals in one of Bozeman’s best for Montana atmosphere. From delicious appetizers and refreshing cocktails, we’ve got you covered with these local’s favorites.
1. Bozeman Spirits Distillery
Located in downtown Bozeman this Distillery has a great Montana atmosphere sure to help you unwind and share the stories of adventure. We recommend the Huckleberry Mule, a classic cocktail with a Montana twist! Huckleberry Vodka with ginger beer and real huckleberries.
2. MAP Brewery
MAP brewery has it all, delicious food, amazing views and of course locally made beer! Grab a drink and sit out on the patio that overlooks Bozeman Pond and the famous Bridger Mountain range. Our beverage of choice? Midas Crush IPA!
3. Stacy’s Old Faithful Bar & Steakhouse near Gallatin Gateway
Looking for a genuine western experience? Head on down to Stacy’s. This Montana classic is renowned for it’s delicious steaks and live music. It’s a Montana Whitewater staff favorite!
4. Montana Aleworks
Montana Aleworks is a place that has something for everyone! A long-time Bozeman staple, Aleworks is known for its impressive list of beers on tap, handcrafted cocktails, and meals for all pallets!
5. Bozeman Taproom
The Taproom, located in the heart of downtown Bozeman, is a beer lover’s paradise! With 75 beers on tap, there’s something for everyone. Head upstairs to their rooftop bar for great views of Main street and the Bridger Mountains!
The Ultimate list of Bozeman, Big Sky, and Livingston Breweries:
Bozeman isn’t short of other great places to grab a beer. Should you wish to venture from Yellowstone into the Montana brew scene, here’s our complete list of Breweries near Yellowstone and Bozeman.
- Bozeman Brewing Co – Bozeman, MT
- Bridger Brewing – Bozeman, MT
- MAP Brewing – Bozeman, MT
- 406 Brewing Co – Bozeman, MT
- Outlaw Brewing – Bozeman, MT
- White Dog Brewing Co – Bozeman, MT
- Bunkhouse Brewery – Bozeman, MT
- Beehive Basin Brewery – Big Sky, MT
- Madison River Brewing Co – Belgrade, MT
- Lone Peak Brewery and Taphouse – Big Sky, MT
- Mountains Walking Brewery – Bozeman, MT
- Katabatica Brewery – Livingston, MT
- Neptune Brewery – Livingston, MT
Please combine adventure and beverages responsibly
Wherever you venture to chill and enjoy some of Montana’s brewery scene, you can’t go wrong! There are many places to choose from with great drinks and food. At Montana Whitewater we want you to have a good time, a family adventure replete with memories and stories! We don’t allow alcohol on our raft trips. Please combine adventure and beverages responsibly.