horseback rides near yellowstone

 

We specialize in family-friendly horseback riding trips that take full advantage of our mountain scenery. Each ride takes you through the beautiful Gallatin National Forest along the edge of Yellowstone National Park.

 

1-hour or 2-hour horseback ride

$45/adult, $45/child ages 7-12 (1-hour)
$65/adult, $65/child ages 7-12 (2-hour)
Trip Length: 1 or 2 hours
1-hour Start Time: 9:00 AM, 11 Am, 12:30 Pm, 1 PM, 2:30 PM, 4 PM, 4:45 Pm, 6 PM
2-hour start time: 9:00 AM, 11 AM, 1 PM

 White Water Rafting near Yellowstone! We offer The BEST whitewater rafting & Yellowstone activities for your family! Located in Gardiner, Montana,

Immerse yourself in the magnificent views that surrounds Yellowstone National Park while experiencing a real Montana working horse ranch! 

We have learned from our many years of experience that children age 6 do best on our 1-Hour Horseback Ride. Those children 7 & up are welcome to join the 2-Hour Horseback Ride. The ranch also offers a lead horse for those kids younger than 6 where one of our wranglers will lead your kiddo around the corral for 10-15 minutes so even the youngest kids can experience riding on horseback!

There are a myriad of scenic trails on the ranch to walk for those in your group not wishing to ride so everyone in your group can enjoy the outdoors. This is the perfect way to experience all the beauty and adventure Montana has to offer!

OUR ADVICE:

  • During your horseback ride wear long pants and shoes that cover your toes along with a hat, sunscreen, bug repellent, long-sleeved shirt, and a warm jacket if needed. You may bring a camera that fastens securely around your neck.

*You will need to provide your own transportation to the ranch.


half-day or full-day horseback ride

$110/person, min 2 people required (half-day)
$220/person, min 4 people required (full-day)
Trip Length: 3-4 hours, 4-6 hours
half-day Start Time: 3:00 pm
full-day start time: 9:00 am

 White Water Rafting near Yellowstone! We offer The BEST whitewater rafting & Yellowstone activities for your family! Located in Gardiner, Montana,

Our Half-Day and Full-Day horseback rides are great for the rider looking to take in all of the best views near Yellowstone National Park's surrounding mountains in the Gallatin National Forest. Be prepared to spend some quality time with your guide and trusty steed!

OUR ADVICE:

  • During your horseback ride wear long pants and shoes that cover your toes along with a Hat, Sunscreen, Bug Repellent, Long Sleeved Shirt, Warm Jacket if needed. No need to bring: You may bring a camera that fastenings securely around your neck.
  • Great for ages 7+

*You will need to provide your own transportation to the ranch.


evening cowboy cookout & 1-hour ride

$90/adult, $80/child ages 6-12 (kids under 5 may join & eat for free)
Cowboy Cookout Only: $50/adult, $40/child
Trip Length: 1 hour + dinner
Start Time: 6 pm ride, 7 pm dinner

 White Water Rafting near Yellowstone! We offer The BEST whitewater rafting & Yellowstone activities for your family! Located in Gardiner, Montana,

Join us for a 1-hour evening Horseback Ride with our wranglers guiding you through the Gallatin National Forest wilderness while you enjoy gorgeous views of Yellowstone National Park. Finish your day with our Cowboy Cookout, and satisfy your hunger with a delicious, home cooked, all-you-can-eat meal as the sun sets over the mountains. Afterwards, relax around the campfire, roast some marshmallows, and bask under the Big Sky on Montana!

OUR ADVICE:

  • Horseback Riding is perfect for families! (Children 6 are perfect for the 1-Hour Ride, 7 + Can participate in the 3-Hour Ride and longer!)
  • Can't Ride? Come along anyway to enjoy the beauty of the ranch and join your family for the Cowboy Cookout!
  • We are here to help you. Call anytime with questions.
  • During your horseback ride wear long pants and shoes that cover your toes along with a Hat, Sunscreen, Bug Repellent, Long Sleeved Shirt, Warm Jacket if needed. No need to bring: You may bring a camera that fastenings securely around your neck.

*You will need to provide your own transportation to the ranch


day horseback riding & fishing

$275/adult, $275/child ages 6-12
*add $50 per Adult & $30 per Child if adding the Cowboy Cookout!Trip Length: 8-10 hours
Start Time: 9:00 am ride

 White Water Rafting near Yellowstone! We offer The BEST whitewater rafting & Yellowstone activities for your family! Located in Gardiner, Montana,

We will give you the best experience by choosing from several high mountain lakes, streams, or the Yellowstone River. All trips are a few hours ride from Ranch headquarters. If you love to fish and want to ride off the beaten path for a fabulous time with your fishing rod, this is the trip for you! Usually, it’s about a two-hour ride to a great fishing spot. We provide a “cowboy’s” saddlebag lunch and a knowledgeable guide.

OUR ADVICE: 

  • At the end the day add our Cowboy Cookout. It is a delicious, home cooked, all-you-can-eat meal as the sun sets over the mountains.
  • Relax around the campfire afterwards, roast some marshmallows and bask in the beauty of the ranch.
  • You will need to drive your own transportation to the ranch
  • Montana fishing license is required.
  • Bring your own fishing rod or we can provide one for you. Just let us know!
  • During your horseback ride wear long pants and shoes that cover your toes along with a Hat, Sunscreen, Bug Repellent, Long Sleeved Shirt, Warm Jacket if needed. No need to bring: You may bring a camera that fastenings securely around your neck.

*You will need to provide your own transportation to the ranch


STARTING LOCATION

For all horseback trips, please check-in at our office 1-hour before your scheduled trip time.
If you have any other questions, check out our FAQ page!

Our office is located at:
220 W Park Street, Gardiner, MT 59030