Holidaymakers looking for year round fun in the north of the United States might like to pay a visit to Livingston. Located in the state of Montana, this scenic location offers visitors many things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, cabins and B&Bs.
Holidaymakers staying in Livingston will find year round activities with trails for hiking especially at Paradise Valley and Yellowstone National Park. This scenic area is also well worth exploring by horse back or by cycling. In the winter months visitors can head to the nearby ski resorts such as Bridger Bowl Ski Area, where they can try downhill skiing, snowboarding and sledding. Golf fans will be pleased to know there are excellent facilities in the area including an 18-hole golf course in Livingston. The lakes and rivers of this area provide holidaymakers with a super opportunity to try activities such as swimming, fishing, rafting, wind surfing, water skiing and sailing. Other popular things to do here include mountain biking, climbing, ice skating, tennis and paragliding. Livingston offers some excellent bars and restaurants with a fine choice of dishes. Self catering holidaymakers can buy food, drink and other provisions from numerous stores in the city.
As well as enjoying sports and other activities, holidaymakers can also take time out to visit many interesting places in and around Livingston. For example, there are fascinating museums here such as Yellowstone Gateway Museum and Livingston Depot Center. Art lovers can visit some excellent galleries in Livingston like Chatham Fine Art and Paradise Gallery. Tourists should also make a trip to the Old Faithful Geyser at Yellowstone National Park.
The weather is hottest in July and August with average high temperatures of about 78 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average high temperature is 30 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low just 6 degrees Fahrenheit. April is the driest month with an average of 1 inch of rainfall, whilst the most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 3 inches of rain. The winter does produce plenty of snow on the higher ground.
Gallatin Field Airport (BZN) in Belgrade, Montana is approximately 45 minute’s drive from Livingston. Flights arrive here from a few major U.S airports including Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), Denver (DEN), Las Vegas (LAS), Phoenix/Mesa (AZA), Salt Lake City (SLC) and Seattle-Tacoma (SEA). Several car rental companies are situated at Gallatin Field Airport. Visitors from other countries and U.S cities can fly to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and get a connecting flight to Gallatin Airport. Flights arrive in Seattle from Amsterdam (AMS), Beijing-Capital (PEK), Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), Frankfurt (FRA), London-Heathrow (LHW), New York (JFK), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Tokyo-Narita (NRT) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others