Serving up handcrafted ice cream since 1995, Big Dipper Ice Cream has garnered national attention from an appearance on Good Morning America to being chosen as one of America's Best by Food and Wine Magazine, USA Today, Yahoo News and Budget Travel among others. Big Dipper can be found in Missoula, Helena and Billings, Montana as well as rolling around Missoula in our ice cream truck, "Coneboy". If you are visiting Glacier or Yellowstone National Park you will also find our other label Big Dipper Select at all Xanterra lodges and restaurants.






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Gift cards mailed directly to the recipient and redeemable at all Big Dipper locations.

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Electronic Gift Cards

An E-gift card emailed to the recipient and redeemable at the specific Big Dipper location below

Missoula, MT

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Billings, MT

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Helena, MT

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Salted Caramel is a classic and loved flavor! It’s great in a shake (try it in the quake shake!👌🏼), in sundaes and goes great with almost all of our other flavors and toppings. What’s your favorite way to enjoy this tasty flavor?
Big Dipper eGift Cards are here!  This year for Christmas, give a gift that is sure to make your loved ones smile, ice cream! Head to the shop on our website to purchase. Link in bio.
Check out this amazing time lapse, Missoulapse, by the talented @brianpowers! Showcasing a lot of local businesses, the university and the natural beauty of Missoula. Thanks for including us in this!
Tell us some of your favorite things about Missoula!
We’re now serving Pumpkin Oreo! #ohboy! Pumpkin and chocolate are absolutely delicious together. The addition of Oreos to this special reminds us of pumpkin pie. 🎃 
Tag your friends that would love this special!
We’re closing at 5 PM today for our annual employee Christmas party at @bigapizzamt! #ohboy! We’ll see you all tomorrow!
Photo by @mt.emmy
Another gorgeous painting of our Missoula shop! “Late Night Crave” by @wheatie3.
Happy weekend! Stop by this weekend to treat yourself to a tasty shake. #ohboy! What’s your favorite Big Dipper shake?
The weather outside is getting pretty frightful but stopping by for ice cream is always delightful! We’re open noon to 10 pm to meet your ice cream needs.
Have you tried the @bigskybrewing sparkling water yet?! If you like La Croix, you’ll love these! Our Missoula shop is now carrying Cherry and Huckleberry flavors. #ohboy!
Cone Girl is here! We’re so excited to launch this new line of merch. 
TODAY ONLY for Small Business Saturday, get a free Cone Card when you purchase a Cone Girl tee shirt! Purchase in store or online. Link in bio.
#ohboy! We have a new line of merch dropping in stores and online TOMORROW!
Happy Thanksgiving! We’re thankful for all of you! 
We’re closed all day today but we thought we’d give you something to drool over. Hope you all have a great Thanksgiving!
It’s the last day of our pre packed quarts and growler sale! #ohboy! These are great for Thanksgiving dessert. Grab a few different flavors of quarts to offer dessert options or a growler for everyone.
We’re now serving Cranberry Maple Sorbet! #ohboy! This sweet treat tastes just like Thanksgiving.
Check out this incredible painting of Big Dipper by @magpiewoodlandarts! 😍 We love seeing your Big Dipper art and photos. Make sure to tag us in your posts so we can share them! @bigdippermissoula
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The Big Dipper crew had a great time in Seattle at the Ice Cream Summit! Along the Missoula shop managers, @bigdipperbillings, @bigdipperhelena and @villageicecream from Calgary went to @mollymoonicecream in Seattle and they talked about everything ice cream.