Montana Dude Ranches

At Montana Dude Ranches horseback riding is the central activity. Fly-fishing and other varied western activities await you.

Like historic dude ranches of old, these ranches offer gracious western hospitality with a bit of adventure. Horses are the heart of these ranches and there is no better way to see some of the best scenery in the lower 48 states than from the back of a horse. From fantastic kid’s programs to special horsemanship clinics or helping to wrangle in the horses, the horseback riding may vary by ranch but it’s always a delight.

Out of the saddle many of these ranches offer outstanding fly-fishing opportunities, guided hikes, rafting, interpretive tours and much more. Campfires… cook-outs… wildlife… Montana dude ranches offer the opportunity to step back and reconnect.

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Montana Dude Ranch rates listed represent a typical adult (per person) week long stay during the peak summer season and is based on double occupancy accommodations. Actual rates may vary slightly and children's rates are typically available.


Deep Canyon Guest Ranch


Phone
(406) 466-2044
Season
May - Sep
Capacity
20

Conveniently located just 2 hours from Glacier National Park, come experience a true taste of what it’s like to roam a part of ‘The Last Best Place’. A place where generations of families and friends gather to create lifetime memories together.
$2,190 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Bar W Guest Ranch


Phone
(866) 828-2900
Season
Open year-round. Dude ranch May – Oct
Capacity
36

Located in Whitefish, MT just 30 miles from Glacier National Park. Our diverse horseback riding program and wide variety of outdoor activities offer something for everyone. Friendly staff, scrumptious food, great riding and wonderful accommodations await you.
$2,166 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Blacktail Ranch


Phone
(406) 235-4330
Season
Jun - Sep
Capacity
20

We invite you to visit the Blacktail Ranch and share in a true Montana ranch life that is steeped in history and alive with magic were you will make memories to last a lifetime! We specialize in exceptional horseback riding, river adventures, cave exploring and over night trail rides.
$2,350 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Upper Canyon Outfitters


Phone
(800) 735-6514
Season
June-December
Capacity
30

Family-owned and operated inMontana’s wild and beautiful Ruby Valley along the banks of the Ruby River. We hope you’ll come and join us for some authentic western hospitality, unforgettable scenery, and comfortable accommodations when you’re planning Montana adventure.
$2,270 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Rich's Montana Guest Ranch


Phone
(800) 532-4350
Season
All Year
Capacity
24

Authentic and genuine. A family friendly ranch with experienced guides and gentle, mountain horses. Steeped in history and open for adventure, it’s the place of your dreams.
$2,400 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Rocking Z Guest Ranch


Phone
(406) 458-3890
Season
All Year
Capacity
20

Come learn Parelli Natural Horsemanship in the stunning environment of the Rocking Z Guest Ranch. Here we specialize in teaching and improving all levels of riders, and having fun while learning. We love our horses and share them with our guests!
$2,350 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Nine Quarter Circle Ranch


Phone
(406) 995-4276
Season
Jun - Sep
Capacity
60

Adjacent to Yellowstone and surrounded by National Forest, the ranch looks and operates much as it did 100 years ago. Nestled in a secluded mountain valley, it is a memorable place to bring the family to ride horses, fly fish and hike.
$2,645 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Elkhorn Ranch


Phone
(406) 995-4291
Season
Jun - mid Sep
Capacity
40

Elkhorn Ranch since 1922, provides a tradition of hospitality and family-oriented outdoor adventure. Experience riding through wilderness, fly-fishing, enjoying your porch or nearby Yellowstone Park. We offer a vacation for everyone!
$3,150 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Covered Wagon Ranch


Phone
(800) 995-4237
Season
Jun - Oct
Capacity
20

We offer unique horseback riding, fishing, hiking, tubing, and more. You’ll stay in historic log cabins with 1920’s charm, enjoy great meals and pampered attention from us!
$2,650 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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Hawley Mountain Guest Ranch


Phone
(877) 496-7848
Season
Jun - Sep
Capacity
20

"Life at Hawley Mountain Guest Ranch, well it's Wild and Remote! Explore and discover exhilarating mountain wilderness experiences and warm western hospitality!" Our small capacity allows you to receive personalized family interaction with staff, owners, and other guests.
$1,788 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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JJJ Wilderness Ranch


Phone
(406) 562-3653
Season
Jun - Sep
Capacity
20

Family owned & operated in a spectacular location between Yellowstone and Glacier national parks. Outstanding riding, trout fishing, hiking with gracious western hospitality. Fantastic kid’s program. Relaxing adult weeks. Wilderness pack-trips.
$2,200 Adult All-Inclusive Double Occupancy Peak Season Rate
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