Become a Member:

Want to become a member?  Your local Cooke City, Colter Pass & Silver Gate Chamber of Commerce is here to support your business locally, state-wide and nationally.

Membership Benefits Include:


  • A Visitor Center staff that assists over 26,000 visitors each year and provides information on Chamber Member businesses, services and attractions in our area. 

  • We handle and respond to hundreds of phone calls and e-mails throughout the year to assist visitors and refer them to our Chamber members for their products and services.

  • Placement of your marketing materials (brochure, flyers, business cards) at the Visitor Center, inside and outside building.

  • We offer visitors a variety of information on our area, our state and the surrounding area including free maps and travel brochures.

  • Direct referrals.


  • CenturyLink internet to Silver Gate and Colter Pass meetings and continued discussion with state and local government entities.

  • Working with and participating in meetings with Park County Commissioner’s emphasizing additional meetings needed to address the community’s infrastructure needs.

  • Winter – Quiet In and Quiet Out snowmobile banners to be placed beginning November 2017.

  • Attendance to all Custer/Gallatin National Forest revision meetings.

  • Continued efforts to find solutions to reduce speed and increase safety during the summer in Cooke City, Silver Gate and Colter Pass.

  • Monitor Legislative Bills - currently 1% Resort Tax bill, Montana infrastructure bill.


  • A comprehensive, user friendly, and well maintained Chamber website

  • Your business listing FREE in up to 3 categories on the Chamber's website

  • We maintain an active Face book page to include mentioning your business.

  • We maintain a community calendar of events – list your events for FREE on the Chamber’s website.

  • We place ads in various publications throughout the region.  2016/2017 were Cody country, Red Lodge Travel Planner, Outside Bozeman (digital and magazine), USA Today - Nat Geo Wild Special Edition, Montana Quarterly and brochures placed at airports.


  • Monthly Newsletter exclusively for our members

  • FREE community newsletter distributed throughout town and available on the Chamber’s website.

  • Access to state and local information and statistics on tourism.

  • Economic Development Representation

  • Montana Chamber Member


  • Sponsor the July 4th parade and kids games.

  • Chamber's attendance at various meetings i.e. Beartooth Steering Committee, Forest Serve,  Park County and Yellowstone National Park.

  • Host various training classes.

  • Networking with other businesses.

  • Re-investing in your community, will help ensure quality growth and economic viability.

  • A friendly Visitor Center staff that assists and represents the area.



Memberships run April 1 through March 31 annually. Cost to join is just $225 per year.




Complete and submit the online application form with the button below.  Mail your membership payment (Cash or Check) to:

Cooke City Area Chamber

Attn: New Membership

P.O. Box 1071
Cooke City, MT 59020




Download a printable PDF Application Form using the button below and return with payment (Cash or Check) to:

Cooke City Area Chamber

Attn: New Membership

P.O. Box 1071
Cooke City, MT 59020





If you are looking for additional information on membership, please download our brochure

using the button below.



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