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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Missoula, MT

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Billings, MT

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Helena, MT

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Our annual Thanksgiving pre-packed quart sale starts TODAY! #ohboy! Pre-packed quarts are just $6 and growlers are just $10.50. Stop by to load up on ice cream for holiday dinner parties or just because your favorite flavor is on sale! Sale happening today through November 21st.
Candy Cane is one of our most beloved holiday flavors. We also have Pumpkin and Egg Nog. We’ll be serving all three until Christmas! #ohboy! What’s your favorite Big Dipper holiday ice cream?
Whipped cream makes everything just a little bit better. 🤤👌🏼
We’ve changed to winter hours! #ohboy! We’re now open noon to 10 PM.
Photo: @ofthewolves.photo
Hope you all had a great weekend! Here’s a super cute, extra tiny puppy cone. 🍦✨
We’re in full swing of seasonal flavors. That means we’re now serving our Christmas flavors too! #ohboy! We’re now serving Witch’s Twist (black licorice, pumpkin and a marshmallow swirl), Egg Nog and Candy Cane.
Happy Halloween! 🎃 👻 
We have super spooky black waffle cones to celebrate. We’re also serving Molasses and Chocolate Malt Fudge!
Mitchell and Amber got married on Sunday and Big Dipper was a part of their ceremony! They recreated their first date with their friends and family. We’re so honored to have been included. Congratulations you two!
Photos shot by @gbfriedlander
Pssstt! We’ve got a secret! Secret Menu that is! #ohboy! One item on that menu is the Creamsicle Freeze. Tangerine sorbet and Vanilla ice cream blended together. Ask your scooper to add on some whip cream and rainbow sprinkles. Want to know more about the Secret Menu? Talk to your scooper next time you’re at the shop!
Have you tried our homemade chocolate waffle cones yet? We use real cocoa powder in them and they taste great with any of our ice cream flavors. Tag someone that needs to know about the chocolate waffle cones!
Check out this cutie that stopped by today! Red had her first puppy cone and loved it! 
Photo: @ofthewolves.photo
Who loves bubblegum ice cream?! Our bubblegum ice cream comes with real pieces of bubblegum so you get an extra treat with this one!
Our shop is now loaded up with pre packed quarts of Pumpkin ice cream! #ohboy!
A classic forever flavor, Maple Walnut! This flavor is enjoyable all year round but there’s just something about maple ice cream in the fall. Tag your ice cream buddies that would like this flavor!
In need of a pick me up? Try our Quake Shake! It’s El Salvador coffee ice cream and coffee, instead of milk, as a shake. Guaranteed to get ya going! It’s also good with Espresso Heath, Mocha Chip, Chocolate and Mexican Chocolate. Tag your coffee loving friends that need to try this!
Cherry Coconut Milk Sorbet is now being served! #ohboy! The coconut milk sorbets don’t last long so stop by soon to enjoy it!