The truly beautiful settlement of Emigrant is located in the state of Montana, in the north of the United States of America. Emigrant is quite literally surrounded by high mountains and some of the most unspoilt landscapes to be found in the whole of the United States. Should you choose to spend your holidays in Emigrant, you will be around 30 miles north of the world-famous Yellowstone National Park; you will also be within a short enough drive of a number of main towns in Montana – meaning that you can stock-up on provisions to take back to your cosy and comfortable self catering accommodation. Whichever property you decide to reserve, you can guarantee a full kitchen and all other mod-cons to make you feel as though you’ve found that perfect home-away-from-home.
You tend to find that holidays in Emigrant appeal to the people who enjoy really active and adventurous breaks away. However, this should not preclude people who simply want to unwind and relax in an amazingly tranquil part of the world, from staying within the area. The types of activities at your disposal will include hiking (be sure to visit a tourist information office to ascertain the details for the safest routes), rock-climbing, abseiling, spelunking, mountain biking, horse riding, canoeing and kayaking, fly-fishing and white-water rafting.
Holidays in Emigrant will be simply ideal for people who are keen to explore one of the last remaining wilderness areas of the United States. With this in mind, there are numerous national parks in this part of the world for you to visit. These include Beaverhead National Forest, Gallatin National Forest, Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area and, of course, the world-renowned Yellowstone National Park (just across the state border in Wyoming) which is an absolute must-see when you are staying within this part of America! For local towns in the area, you might like to think about Livingston, Bozeman, Billings, Belgrade and Butte.
Visitors on their holidays in Emigrant should be aware of the fact that winters can be particularly harsh in this part of the United States. In fact, average temperatures will often struggle to rise above freezing, even during daylight hours, and will plummet drastically at night – make sure you pack very warm clothing! Also, snowfall is common and often prolonged here. The summers are much warmer, of course, with average temperatures often reaching the mid-twenties degrees Celsius.
The easiest way to travel to the self catering accommodation in Emigrant is to firstly catch a flight from London Heathrow (LHR) to Denver Airport (DEN), in Colorado. This will be operated through British Airways. Next, you need to reserve a connecting flight to Billings Logan International Airport (BIL), in Montana. This will be operated through United Airlines. You might like to arrange to collect a hired car from Billings’s airport for your onward drive down to Emigrant.