The Best Dude Ranches in Montana

Take your next trip to Montana, the heart of the American West, where the dude ranch concept is taken to the next level offering luxury “glamping” tents and log cabins.

The Resort at Paws Up

The Resort at Paws Up is a 37,000 acre resort and working cattle ranch in Western Montana about 30 minutes from Missoula. The Resort at Paws Up offers luxury glamping tents or private cabins for you to wake up in. This luxury resort offers horseback riding, world-class fly fishing, and most importantly, the sense of tranquility.

The Ranch at Rock Creek

The Ranch at Rock Creek allows visitors to venture around the working 6,000 acre working ranch. Located in Phillipsburg, The Ranch at Rock Creek offers plenty to do in the winter months as well as summer. Enjoy snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and sleigh rides. During the summer months one can go horseback riding, hiking, yoga, cattle drives and fishing!

Triple Creek Ranch

The Triple Creek Ranch in Darby is one of the best places for romance seekers with a adult-only atmosphere. The Triple Creek Ranch offers cozy private cabins, spa treatments and hot tubs! Located in a remote mountain setting, your sure to get the quiet getaway you’ve been waiting for.

Lone Mountain Ranch

The Lone Mountain Ranch in Big Sky offers the usual dude ranch accomodations–horseback rides, fishing and hiking, but with a twist. The Lone Mountain Ranch allows guests to have access to downhill slopes at Big Sky Resort. If you’re visiting the Lone Mountain Ranch in the winter, you can spend your days hitting the slopes.

Mountain Sky Guest Ranch

The Mountain Sky Guest Ranch has been around for decades. Located a 1-hour drive from Bozeman, the Mountain Sky Guest Ranch is close enough to Yellowstone National Park which will allow you to go whitewater rafting on the Yellowstone River during the summer months. If you’d rather stay on land, The Mountain Sky Guest Ranch also offers hiking and fishing.