Chico Hot Springs - Bozeman CVB

Chico Hot Springs

163 Chico Rd Pray, MT

(406) 333-4933


Chico Hot Springs Resort is a destination resort with both a fantastic conference facility and extensive day spa. Chico is as historic as it is romantic. Set on 152 pristine acres at the base of the Rocky Mountains, there is not a better place to host a business meeting, gather with your family or celebrate your wedding. Chico is 30 miles north of Yellowstone National Park on Highway 89, and offers a variety of rooms and lodges that will work within any budget. Chico offers two natural hot springs pools, horseback riding, fly-fishing, dog sledding, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, hiking and excellent nearby access to Yellowstone National Park. Relax by the pool, dance in the saloon, grab a pizza or burger from the pool-side Grille or try our legendary dining room. Chico is ideal for gatherings of any size and at any time of the year.


Dimensions: 14' x 30'
Theatre: NA
Classroom: 25
Banquet: NA
Reception: 25


Dimensions: 30' x 30'
Theatre: 40
Classroom: 40
Banquet: 40
Reception: 40


Dimensions: 30' x 60'
Theatre: 120
Classroom: 100
Banquet: 120
Reception: 120


Dimensions: 30' x 30'
Theatre: 40
Classroom: 40
Banquet: 40
Reception: 40

Stone House - Wine Cellar

Dimensions: 14' x 20'
Theatre: NA
Classroom: NA
Banquet: 16
Reception: 16

Convention Center

Theatre: 180

Garden Pavilion

Theatre: 40


To enhance the experience of staying at Chico Hot Springs, TVs and telephones are not included in our guest rooms. Situated in one of the best wildlife viewing regions in the country, our guests spend more time outside enjoying nature, outdoor activities and star gazing. Large screen televisions are available in The Saloon for sporting and special events. For your convenience, free Wi-Fi is available in the Historic Main Lodge and other locations on the property. Guests enjoy the cozy lobby and library for reading, playing cards, board games and relaxing with friends and family. Even our best furry friends are welcome; Chico is a pet-friendly resort!


Guests feel at home in a wide range of affordable accommodations, including the original (1900) Main Lodge and Warren Wing, a contemporary country inn with sweeping verandas, the Fishermen's Lodge perched up on the hillside or any one of our chalets and cabins tucked away on our 152 acres.

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Chico Caboose, Luxury Cabins, Rustic Cabins

Chico Cabins include: Luxury Cabins, The Caboose, and Rustic Cabins.

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Historic Main Lodge

The Historic Main Lodge is the original building that opened in 1900
as Chico Warm Springs Hotel.

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Lower Lodge

The Lower Lodge is furnished in an elegant western style and is
centrally positioned near the Historic Main Lodge.

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Warren Wing

The two-story wing overlooks the front lawn and is connected
to the Historic Main Lodge via the first floor.

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Cowboy Camp

Our custom-built Conestoga Covered Wagons bring new meaning to the word glamping (glamorous camping)!

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Fisherman's Lodge

The Fisherman’s Lodge is a modern, one-story motel named for the Blue Ribbon fly fishing rivers of the region.

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Perfect for families or groups, Chico houses include: Mountain View House, The Log House, Two Cottages and Two Chalets.

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Off Site Lodging

Off-Site Lodging close to Chico Hot Springs

Please call Chico at 406-333-4933 to make reservations for these vacation rentals.


Have your meeting, wedding or family reunion in our grand Convention Center, Boardroom or Wine Cellar. Celebrate under the big tent on the large front lawn or have a quiet barbecue in Grandma's Garden.

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Gathering + Events

Envision an authentic Montana vacation in the heart of Yellowstone country for your retreat, gathering, family vacation, celebration, or reunion.

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Meetings + Conferences

Conferences • Business Meetings • Board Retreats • Corporate Events

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A Four-Season Wedding Destination

Chico Hot Springs Resort is a Montana wedding destination for every season of the year. Spring’s blossoms. Summer’s long days. Autumn’s fleeting color. Winter’s coziness.

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Chico Hot Springs offers full-service catering.


Eating at Chico is as much a part of the experience as staying here!

The Historic Dining Room has offered fine dining with a Western flair since the 1970s and consistently receives praise as one of the best meals in Montana. But we also offer family-friendly options in the Poolside Grille and in the traditional Saloon. Private dinners are an option for groups from 6 to 16 people in the elegant Tasting Room or the Wine Cellar). Whether it’s casual or ceremonious, our menus offer, fresh, homemade meals that are satisfying and delicious!

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Chico Saloon

The western style saloon has live music every weekend, pool tables, large screen television and the best margaritas in Montana.

Open Daily 11:00 AM – Closing.

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Historic Dining Room

Chico’s Dining Room has long been credited with bringing fine dining to Montana and stands out as one of the region’s best restaurants. The Dining Room at Chico offers exceptional cuisine and an award-winning wine list.

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Poolside Grille

If you are looking for casual fare, the Poolside Grille offers sumptuous salads, great burgers, ribs and pizza.

Operating Hours

Changes Seasonally

Poolside Grille Dining Area: Open M-F 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday 12:00 PM (noon) – 8:00 PM.

Grille Food Service in Saloon: Daily 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

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Tasting Room

Chico is now offering private and intimate dining on a level never before experienced in Paradise Valley.


There’s something for everyone at Chico Hot Springs!

Chico is the kind of place where friends and family create their own experiences, from exploring Yellowstone, to river rafting, scenic boat tours, hiking, mountain biking and plein air painting classes to indulging in luxury spa treatments, or just relaxing by the pool. In the spirit of our ranch roots, Chico offers trail rides with gentle Montana horses from the wranglers at Rockin’ HK Outfitters all year round. The rolling hills of Ranch 635 are adjacent to the main resort and features a private trail system for guests to hike, bike, run and horseback ride. Our onsite adventure team can help with plans and reservations: 406-333-4933 or email:

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Disc Golfing

Let it Fly in Paradise Valley!

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Fly Fishing

Fishing in the famous Paradise Valley

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The Gardens

Chico’s gardens are essential for nourishing honey bees and Monarch butterflies.

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Hit The Trails

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Horse Barn

Experience big sky country by horseback and become a Montana cowboy or cowgirl for a short trail ride or make a day of it and have lunch on the trail.

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Hot Springs

It’s the gift of these natural hot springs that make this historic
four-season resort seem like it’s a world away from the every day.

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Mountain Biking

Deep Creek Outdoor will help with bike rentals and trail advice. Explore our private mountain biking trails in Paradise Valley. Call: 406-333-4933 or email:

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Public Events

Join the party at Chico Hot Springs!

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River Rafting

From whitewater adventures in the summer to scenic floats in autumn, the mighty Yellowstone River is unforgettable.

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Scenic River Adventures

A soak in Chico’s iconic hot springs is always more enjoyable after some physical activity. Let the adventure experts from Deep Creek Outdoor coordinate with local guides to plan a picturesque excursion filled with views of wildlife, mountain landscapes and friendly Montana hospitality. Many options from family-friendly to luxury all-inclusive boat trips and kayaks.

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Seasonal Classes

Experience the Unique Landscape of Paradise Valley

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Snowshoe + Cross Country Skiing

The snowy mountains are a winter wonderland with trails that wind through the trees or over the bluffs of the valley.

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Dogsled Through Winter Wonderland

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Combine the 8 Mile whitewater adventure with the Yellowstone Eco Tour that soars over the historic Stermitz Ranch in Cinnabar Basin.


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