10 Best Places to Propose in Montana (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Montana is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beautiful mountains, lakes, parks, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Montana to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Montana
  • Glacier National Park
  • Big Sky Resort
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Beautiful Lakes
  • Flathead Lake
  • Lake Mcdonald
  • Outdoor Locations to Propose in Montana
  • Lone Mountain Ranch
  • Missoula
  • Gates of the Mountains Wilderness
  • Bozeman
  • Going to the Sun Road
  • Botanic Gardens Missoula
  • Best Places to Propose in Montana


Romantic Locations in Montana

1. Glacier National Park

Known as the "Crown of the Continent," this national park boasts stunning mountain scenery, pristine lakes, and numerous hiking trails. You can propose at popular spots like Lake McDonald or along the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road.


2. Big Sky Resort

If you and your partner are into skiing or snowboarding, proposing on the slopes of Big Sky Resort during the winter months can be a unique and memorable experience. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.


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3. Yellowstone National Park

Although most of Yellowstone is in Wyoming, the northern part of the park extends into Montana. You can propose near the hot springs, geysers, or the breathtaking Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.


Beautiful Lakes

3. Flathead Lake 

Montana's largest natural freshwater lake, Flathead Lake, offers opportunities for a romantic proposal by the water's edge or on a boat cruise.


4. Lake McDonald

This iconic glacier-fed lake in Glacier National Park provides a beautiful setting for a proposal, especially during sunset when the waters reflect the colorful hues of the sky.


Outdoor Locations to Propose in Montana

Montana is full of romantic ranches, lakes and mountains. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal on a romantic walk, viewing lakes or enjoying a glass of wine or champagne in a secluded spot for the perfect proposal.

5. Lone Mountain Ranch

Book a stay at a romantic ranch like Lone Mountain Ranch near Big Sky and propose in a cozy cabin, by a campfire, or during a horseback ride.


6. Missoula

This charming college town has several romantic spots for a proposal, including the scenic Mount Sentinel, the historic downtown area, or along the beautiful Clark Fork River.


7.  Gates of the Mountains Wilderness

Located along the Missouri River, this wilderness area offers boat tours through scenic canyons and might be a romantic place for a proposal. The Gates of the Mountains Wilderness is known for its breathtaking natural beauty. The towering limestone cliffs, lush forests, and the winding Missouri River create a stunning backdrop for your proposal.


8.  Bozeman

Another vibrant Montana town, Bozeman offers opportunities for a proposal in its charming downtown, at the Montana State University campus, or in nearby scenic areas like Hyalite Canyon.


9.  Going-to-the-Sun Road

Drive along this iconic road in Glacier National Park and find a spot with a view to pop the questionGoing-to-the-Sun Road is renowned for its breathtaking scenery, including sweeping vistas of rugged mountains, pristine lakes, and cascading waterfalls. Choosing a spot with a view allows you to take in the stunning surroundings as you share this special moment.


10. Botanic Gardens Missoula

These gardens offer a peaceful and scenic environment, with various themed gardens, walking paths, and lovely floral displays. You can find a quiet spot to propose amidst the natural beauty.


Best Places to Propose in Montana

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Montana has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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  • Bin Rental Orleans

    The beautiful descriptions and recommendations provide inspiration for a memorable and romantic engagement. Well done!

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