Welcome to Montana from the seventeen members of the MT Dude Ranchers’ Association! Our gates are open and we look forward to hosting our visitors.

Immerse yourself in Montana’s grandeur and history with an authentic western experience on a Montana dude ranch vacation.

On our dude ranches, breathtaking adventures await in some of the most pristine areas of Montana! Activities include horseback riding through spectacular terrain, hiking on mountain trails, watching a fish rise to your fly in a rushing stream, and more.

Each of our Montana dude ranches offers an all-inclusive experience, giving you the opportunity to truly kick back and relax. On this vacation, allow us to worry about the meals, activities, and lodging; all you need to do is show up and immerse yourself in our western way of life.

Montana’s scenery is spectacular; it is the kind of scenery that restores the soul. On your Montana vacation, create precious moments of discovery and learning that will stay with you long after your vacation comes to an end.

Each of our member ranches provides a unique and unforgettable experience. To discover the Montana dude ranch that will serve as the perfect destination for the vacation of your lifetime, explore the pages of this website and imagine yourself in big sky country, the place we are lucky enough to call home.

What's The Difference?

Dude Ranches

Dude Ranches

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

Working Dude Ranches

Working Dude Ranches

Montana Working Dude Ranches allow you to experience life as a cowboy - with cattle drives, round ups and ranch work. Learn more »

Resort Dude Ranches

Resort Dude Ranches

Montana Resort Dude Ranches offer western activities with higher end amenities and dining experiences. Learn more »