With Halloween night on the horizon, many people in the Gallatin Valley may be wondering which Bozeman area neighborhoods are prime trick-or-treating destinations.

After putting on our thinking caps and conducting a highly scientific community poll, the following neighborhoods made the cut and are worthy of being considered great places to trick-or-treat.

We hope these suggestions will help you plan a successful Halloween night and bring smiles to the faces of your little witches and warlocks.


Las Campanas - East end of Madison Ave. - Belgrade

  • Convenient location between Frontage Road and I-90
  • Kid-friendly
  • Low traffic area
  • Easy to navigate
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Middle Creek Parklands - Huffine & Circle F Trail - East of Four Corners

(Don't worry - many, many more houses have been built since this last Google satellite snapshot)

  • Good option for Gallatin Gateway or Norris Road folks
  • Loads of houses
  • Family friendly
  • Suburban feel oozing with Halloween spirit
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Northstar - Jackrabbit Lane & North Star Lane - North of Four Corners

  • Another westside option for people coming from the outskirts
  • Nice sidewallks
  • Friendly folks
  • Homeowners do great job of decorating their property for Halloween
  • Good chance of scoring a full-size candy bar instead of just the fun-size
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South 3rd Ave - Between West College and West Olive

  • Safe downtown neighborhood
  • Nice sidewalks with good lighting
  • Established residential area with Bozeman charm
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Yellowstone Street - Livingston

  • Neighborhood with established Halloween tradition
  • Quiet street near downtown
  • Underrated destination east of Bozeman
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River Rock - West of I-90 off Amsterdam Road - Belgrade

  • Good location for people from rural areas west of Belgrade
  • Family friendly
  • Nice sidewalks
  • Great reputation for Halloween trick-or-treating
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Cooper Park - North of campus - Bozeman

  • Authentic downtown neighborhood feel
  • Quiet streets
  • Great option for people just outside of town
  • Rumors of full-size candy bars
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