Fish on the brain

This time of year it is hard to not occasionally have your mind be other places. The temperature seems like it will never be above 20° again and the snow flies constantly. The days it does manage to get above freezing feel like a blessing and remind you of a warmer place and time. Peoples […]

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Exploring Around Home – 6/21

What can I say, business has really started to pick up around here and unfortunately the blog updates had to take a backseat for a few weeks. That being said, I am back!!! Instead of profiling a single location like I usually do I decided to do something a little bit different with this post […]

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Mothers Day Caddis Action and Instagram!

One more quick update for the day. Phasmid Rentals is now LIVE on Instagram! Everybody go give us some likes, follows, and shares @phasmidadventurerentals The fishing has been going off out here in Big Sky country! Check out this video of a Mothers Day Caddis blanket hatch on the Yellowstone River from 5/2 – […]

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Madison Valley Sunday April 3rd

I had a day off of work to kill on Sunday (4/3/16) and decided to get out and fish for a little bit. We had excellent spring weather and not wanting to mess with something that is already perfect I headed back down to the Upper Madison to fish for the day. Although somewhat uneventful it was […]

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Number 9: Better Tires

10-Ply Tires on Bozeman Rental Cars

Better tires make a BIG difference. WHY WE UPGRADE TO 10-PLY TIRES ON OUR RENTAL SUBURBANS   Who would think tires make a difference on a rental car? In Montana, they make a HUGE difference. Most likely during your time exploring you will be on gravel roads. Our gravel roads are typically well maintained, however, […]

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Number 8: Convenience

Waiting in line at BZN

You will be on the road by the time everyone else starts waiting in line. Not only is Phasmid Rentals Bozeman airport’s closest off-airport rental car agency, our exclusive agreement with the airport allows us to park right out front of arrivals making it the most convenient and fastest way to rent a car. On […]

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Number 6: All Inclusive

French Team 2013

Renting a car doesn’t have to suck. Part of the the reason the founder of Phasmid started a rental car agency is because he hated the typical process (and treatment) of renting a car: being told he needed to buy additional (unnecessary) insurance, constant up-selling of overpriced GPS rentals, being charged for mileage, confusing pre-pay […]

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Number 3: Value

Because the quality of your experience is valuable. We have long yammered on about our pricing and how generally we will price match or beat our competitors- all the while offering superior rental cars, service, and convenience. However, if you are looking for a ‘cheap’ rental car experience, we are not the company for you. […]

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Number 1: Reviews

The best reviewed car rental agency in Bozeman, MT. Number 1 is result from the combination of the previous 9-reasons to rent from Phasmid. We are, unequivocally, the best reviewed car rental agency in Bozeman, MT. Yelp!, Google, Trip Advisor, Trekaroo– you name it, we are the best- and we are very proud of it.  […]

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Navigating the Bozeman Airport, BZN

Best BZN Car Rental Agency

Getting the most out of the best little airport in Montana, part 1. Having now owned two businesses that service the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport at Gallatin Field, AKA Bozeman Airport, AKA BZN I have learned a couple of tips and tricks that friends often ask that we pass on to the consumer. In this […]

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How to get from BZN to Big Sky?

What is the easiest and most economical solution to get From Bozeman Airport to Big Sky? As winter approaches and folks are starting to think skiing, check out the following in regards to the most economical and easiest way to get from the Bozeman Airport to Big Sky. Here is the answer: rent a car. […]

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Insane car rental prices at Bozeman Airport

            Doing some comparative price checking this afternoon for a Suburban rental in Bozeman for a couple of days in September, I found this. In the past three years I have seen some insane pricing for rental cars at the Bozeman airport, but this truly takes the cake. I cannot […]

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Car Rental Fees Explained

BZN Car Rental Fees

Explaining Car Rental Fees at Bozeman Airport Although at Phasmid Rentals we do not have a superfluous list of additional fees, all of our car rental agency competitors here in Bozeman do. The following should help explain what these fees are if you do choose the competition. The rental car business (and rental agreement) is […]

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Circular Perfection- New Day Bakery

New Day Bakery, perfection

As good as doughnuts get New Day bakery is certainly a complete gem in Belgrade. One of the few independent bakeries that make their doughnuts daily (and also featuring great scones and other pastries) seemingly left anywhere in the world, this place is as good as it gets. Super nice folks and open 6am till […]

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Suburban Special, March 13 – April 1

We have a couple of Suburbans still not yet booked out for the period March 13 – April 1, 2013. If you are looking for a styling car rental for your Big Sky spring skiing trip, this is your chance: 25% off a Suburbans for a rental during these date. You must call to reserve: […]

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Private intro flight training in Bozeman

Introductory small aircraft flights at BZN, super cool! We just heard from one of our guests about an introductory flight program that Summit Aviation is offering at BZN. $69 for a private 30-minute flight, with a true hands-on experience. We are so excited to not only hear how this goes, but to do this ourselves. […]

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Cheap off-airport parking at BZN?

Bozeman Park and Shine

Here is an article recently posted from our friends at the Unofficial Bozeman Airport Guide: Off-airport parking is nothing new, but it is now for the Bozeman Airport Recently our ‘sources’ have brought to our attention a company that is offering discounted airport parking for BZN. Well, this is not exactly true- but it is […]

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Bozeman Airport Ground Transportation Options

Unofficial Bozeman Airport Guide

Here is some information on ground transportation options at the Bozeman Airport, shared from our friends at the Unofficial Bozeman Airport Guide: Around Bozeman and the Bozeman Airport. Navigating ground transportation options at Bozeman Airport, BZN. Although Bozeman Airport may be the busiest airport in Montana, it is still small in comparison to any major […]

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Arriving At BZN

Arrivals at Bozeman Airport

Shared with us from the unofficial Bozeman Airport website,   Welcome to Bozeman, Montana We find that many travelers arriving and departing Bozeman Airport (BZN) are not adjusted/ used to using such a small and personable airport. Arrival to BZN is very straight forward; follow the signs and head towards baggage claim and ‘Arrivals’.  […]

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