In the Billings heights there is Main Street which has many fast food restaurants, stores, banks, shopping centers, gyms.
Some of the restaurants in the heights are: Taco Bell, Taco Treat. Wendy’s, Subway, Blues BBQ, Burger King, McDonalds and Sonic
Some sit down restaurants are: Golden Phoenix-Chinese, Montana Jacks, Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant, Okinawa Sushi & Asian Bistro, Mackenzie River, Applebees
Coffee Shops: City Brew, Mountain Mudd, Starbucks
GYM: Granite Fitness, Anytime Fitness
Stores: Albertsons, Walmart, Big Lots, Target, Dollar Store
Other kinds of shopping/stores: IDoctor, Gainan’s Flowers, Heights Pet Center, Shiptons Big R
Banks- Wells Fargo, Valley Credit Union, Stockman
The Billings Heights is growing so much and part of that growth is the expansion of Mary St. Mary St is adding another way in and out of the Billing heights. This has been in development for quite some time and now its fully in progress.
There is one highschool called Skyview and two middle school- Castlerock and Medicine Crow. Medicine Crow is the newest addition. There are 6 elementary schools- three on each sides of Main street in Billings heights. To check out more info on the school, see the whole list here.
In the Billings heights you can usually get more for your money when buying a home. Its more of a small town feel away from the westend, about 15 minutes away where lots more of the big box stores are located.
Another nice thing about living in the heights is being pretty close to the airport. Airport Road goes right into the heights or alkali creek making it easy to get in and out of the airport and home within 10 minutes if living in the heights.
When entering the Billings heights, MetraPark is on the left side of the road. MetraPark is a multi-complex that covers 189 acres and has many facilities on the property for entertainment, sporting events, educational and agricultural needs of the local area. It provides many events such has Montana Fair, Home Improvement Show, Concerts, Auctions, Horse Races, Monster Trucks and so much more. To check out what events are coming up, here is their website to explore!
For Billings Heights statistics, check out this website that breaks it all down!
Fun Things to do in the heights
Hitting the outdoor waterpark at the Oasis, ice skating, or going for a hike in Two Moon Park or Swords Park near the Rims to overlook the city or walking/riding bikes
If you have kids the waterpark is always a fun day in the sun!
The Oasis waterpark has a few slides, a lazy river, wave pool, and waterpark splash playground and a kids area. They have areas where you can grab one of their reclining chairs or put your towel down on the grass and soak up the sun. They have a snack area with food and smoothies. Fun place for a birthday or just a day with the family! They even offer swim lessons.
ADMISSION FOR WATER PARK
Under 42″ Tall $6
Over 42″ Tall $8
Senior 60+ $6
3 and under are free with paying, supervising adult
There are lots of trails to explore near the heights too– some in Two Moon and up on the Rims. Here is a link to the Two Moon Map of Trails available to explore!
Swords Park is another to check out which has 60 acres of natural terrain offering year-round hiking & biking & seasonal picnicking. Here is a link for the location of this park!
Sport for kids
There are many sporting options in the heights, soccer, hockey, baseball, basketball, volleyball, dance and so much more
There are many sporting options that your kids can take part in.. There are many baseball fields in the heights and a huge soccer field too where alot of games are played up there. With the ice arena in the heights it makes it very convenient for anyone looking to play some hockey! Studio 38 is a dance studio in the heights which offers alot of awesome lessons!