We did it. We spent hours asking long time Bozeman residents what they want new residents to know. What to do. More importantly, what NOT to do. Big things. Small things. Many of these items should apply to visitors too.
Tourism is a HUGE part of Montana's economy and this Thursday morning at the Grantree Inn you'll have a chance to learn more from area business leaders AND legislative candidates. YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR SEAT.
There were more out-of-state visitors to Montana in 2015, but overall, they spent less money than the previous year, according to a new report from the University of Montana Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research.
The Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research at the University of Montana estimates 10.9 million nonresident travelers spent $3.9 billion in Montana in 2014, according to a recently completed study. Institute Director Norma Nickerson said the actual number of visitors was down, but the amount th…