Best Montana Ranch Vacations
320 Guest Ranch
Gallatin Gateway, Montana
Blending the timeless allure of Montana wilderness with modern amenities, this ranch celebrates the past and embraces the present.
Saddle up and steer your trusty steed through the mountain meadows, which showcase soaring eagles, galloping elk, and ambling moose. The trout-teeming Gallatin River will turn you into a fly fishing fanatic and you’ll delight in carving up the slopes of any of the three nearby ski resorts. Trek through the infamous Yellowstone National Park and soak in the stunning scenery. After a day of adventure, escape to your deluxe cabin and curl up with a good book beside the wood-burning fireplace.close
Averill's Flathead Lake Lodge
Set against the majestic backdrop of Glacier National Park, Averill’s Flathead Lake Lodge's beauty only serves to complement it's amenities.
Averill’s offers an incredible central location from which to set out on your adventures, then return for some luxurious relaxation. Get outside into the idyllic Montana environment and partake in whatever fits your fancy. From horseback tours to kayaking to relaxing lake cruises, it's pretty obvious that you won't lack for something fun to occupy your time. Of course, you could always just go and spend some time in one of the world’s most beautiful places: Glacier National Park.close
Rocking Z Ranch
Wolf Creek, Montana
At Rocking Z Ranch, you just learn how to ride a horse- you'll learn to love it!
While the trails here truly are unforgettable, Rocking Z isn't JUST horses. If you want to do something else, there’s plenty more that Rocking Z offers. Go swim in the pool, relax in the hot tub, or just enjoy your cozy accommodations, featuring natural gas fireplaces, air-conditioning, and all the modern amenities you’d expect. Out on the range, Rocking Z Ranch’s experienced staff will make sure you're well-prepared to hit the dusty trail and have a fantastic time!close
Gentry River Ranch
Columbia Falls, Montana
Amidst the breathtaking scenery of Glacier National Park awaits this unique Montana ranch getaway at Gentry River Ranch.
Gentry River Ranch is a vacation unlike any other! Their private cabins beside Flathead River offer a secluded setting, and their packages make it easy to experience a unique ranch-style stay. Take riding lessons, go on a scenic tour of Glacier National Park, or simply relax onsite! The stunning backdrop of the mountains is everywhere you look at Gentry River Ranch. Glacier National Park, with it's snow glacier carved, snow-capped peaks is visible. The Mountains are calling, will you go?close
Whether you are hiking, cooking, or anything else, Hardscrabble Ranch is the Montana destination to serve as your basecamp for adventure. Perched at the base of the Bridger Mountains, you'll have an endless supply of adventure in front of you. Wake up from your tent or yurt and start your day right with a freshly prepared meal with your group before taking off any number of ways. Streams criss-cross the landscape ideal for fly-fishing, and the mountains provide excellent skiing options.close
Hawley Mountain Guest Ranch
Saddle up, partner, and have the Old West delivered to you at this all-inclusive dude ranch.
Awake to a hearty Western meal in the main lodge, which overlooks the pine tree-lined mountains. Set out on a horseback riding adventure through the lush meadows, reel in schools upon schools of trophy trout on the Boulder River, Embark on an elk hunting expedition, or trek through the natural splendor of Yellowstone National Park. Return to the ranch for some stargazing beside the crackling flames of the campfire.close
Bar W Guest Ranch
Resting at the base of Spencer Mountain, every season is peak season at this year-round ranch!
When the summer sun is shining, hop on a horse and ride through the wildflower-filled prairies, reel in a boatload of trophy trout on Spencer Lake, or trek through the majestic mountain trails. Once the ranch is coated in a sea of white snow, cross country ski through the winter wilderness, enjoy some ice fishing on the frozen lake, or enjoy alpine adventures at Big Mountain Ski and Summer Resort. No matter the season, you’ll enjoy soaking in the Jacuzzi and lounging on the private deck.close
G Bar M Ranch
Embrace a simpler lifestyle at this working ranch!
You’ll feel like a real rancher at the G Bar M Ranch, where you’re free to assist the staff with their day-to-day activities. Hop on your trusty steed and inspect the fences, check the grass conditions, or help move the cattle to and from different pastures. After the work is done, there is plenty of fun to be had. Fish, hike, cross country ski, downhill ski at Big Sky, or visit Yellowstone National Park. Once you’re done exploring, return to your rustic cabin and soak in the stunning scenery.close
Gaynor Ranch & Resort
Immersed in Montana wilderness and just a short drive from the quaint town of Whitefish, this ranch offers seclusion and shopping.
Saddle up and guide your trusty steed through the great expanse of prairie or along the jagged, pine-dotted mountain trails. After a horseback riding excursion, find a river for a fly fishing adventure, take your vacation to new heights on a rock climbing trip, or hike through Glacier National Park. After bonding with Mother Nature, head into town and experience shopping, dining, and art galleries.close
7 Point Ranch
Look out the window at 7 Point Ranch, and you'll feel like you could fit all of Yellowstone in the palm of your hand!
Combining the natural beauty of Paradise Valley with elegant accommodations and superb service, 7 Point Ranch is the pinnacle of ranch relaxation. The huge, private individual rooms offer stunning views of Paradise Valley and feature the all the comforts of home you'd expect, including in-suite bathrooms. The living rooms and kitchens are for all guests, so there's no reason to worry about experiencing that “trapped in a hotel” feeling- to the contrary, you'll feel like the world is your oyster.close
Bisonquest Wildlife Vacations
Exclusive is an understatement- only one group is admitted at a time at Bisonquest Wildlife Vacations!
One of the goals at Wild Echo Bison Ranch is to give their guests a new appreciation and love for the beauty of our natural world and the creatures that inhabit it. Coincidentally, that includes bison! The resident herd of the shaggy giants make for fantastic observation, and the onsite wildlife biologists will be more than happy to educate you about them. So whether your interest is in fur, feathers, flowers, or photography, Bisonquest Wildlife Vacations makes for a naturally stunning escape.close
Bear Creek Ranch
The Bear Creek brand is a nationally-known symbol of the Montana Ranch Resort ideal.
Bear Creek Ranch is home to an annual series of nationally known events, from Photo Safari adventures in Glacier National park's backyard to world-famous Cattle drives on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. The adventurous will find rustic accommodations, down home cooking, and exciting ranch events. When three day stays are required, you'll have time to horseback ride your heart out, fish Bear Creek, and live out the Montana Ranch lifestyle!close
Lazy E-L Ranch
With 12,000 acres of rolling Montana wilderness to explore, the spirit of Old West discovery lives on at this ranch!
Resting in the backyard of Yellowstone National Park at the base of the Beartooth Mountains, Lazy E-L Ranch offers almost infinite space for exploration. Saddle up and guide your mare through the majestic mountain scenery. If you’d prefer to stay on foot, fly fish the nearby rivers or embark on a white-knuckle whitewater rafting expedition. After a day exploring the prairie, relax in rustic elegance in your cozy cabin with the crackling flames from the stone fireplace warming your soul.close
Wolf Creek, Montana
Offering both outdoor activities and luxurious amenities, this ranch blends the Old West and opulence.
Resting in the shade of a grove of towering cottonwood trees, Blacktail Ranch is set on 8,000 acres of Big Sky Country ready for exploring. Traverse the tree-lined landscape on horseback, reel in trophy trout on a fly fishing expedition, or hike through the lush trails at Yellowstone National Park. After a stroll through the prairie, pamper yourself with a soothing session at the sauna before you curl up in front of the fireplace and reconnect with the world via satellite television.close