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Pine Butte Guest Ranch

Certificate of Excellence
351 South Fork Road, Choteau, MT 59422
Pine Butte Guest Ranch
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Roseland, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Went on this vacation with my best friend, hoping for some nice riding experiences. Wound up being a life changing week for me. I totally decompressed over the week, unconnected from my phone and computer. The staff are some of the most interesting and genuine people I've met in ages- they were extremely helpful, and would take the time to... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

on one side you have breath taking scenery of rolling prairie grasslands (America how it naturally should be) and a horizon as far as the eyes can see, and on the other side the most powerful mountains emerging from the earth. Pine Butte Guest Ranch is one of a kind and an absolute MUST visit! It's that time away you... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We visited in July 2014 and would highly recommend TNC’s Pine Butte Ranch. The Pine Butte Guest Ranch staff are some of the best people we’ve ever met. They are kind, courteous, smart, and joyful. We were constantly asked how we were enjoying our visit and if we needed anything. Plus, their love of Montana and the work of The... More 

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California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Our room was small and dark and close to the main lodge - we had no feel of being outdoors. Not all cabins are alike, yet they are all priced the same. We were first to book and got a bad cabin - go figure. Very pricey. The naturalist showed up on day 3 of a 5 day week, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

What a destination! I just spent a week at PBGR. The staff were incredibly nice. The food was so yummy--home cooked meals for 20! The cabins are low-key and comfy. One night I curled up in bed, with soft clean linens and lots of pillows, with a fire in the fireplace and thought I was in heaven. This place is... More 

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San Angelo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

My husband and I recently attended a photography tour of Pine Buttes Guest Ranch and the surrounding area. The people that work at this ranch are truly dedicated to your happiness. The food is amazing! The cabins are cozy and very comfortable with fireplaces and views of the ranch. This place offers hikes, photography tours, horseback riding and a lot... More 

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

It was my first visit to Montana, and first time seeing the Rockies (I'm an east coast-er). Pine Butte provided an authentically western US experience. From the guided hikes to the quaint cabins with fire places, and the SCENERY...it was breathtaking. The food and staff were 5 star too. Great place to unplug and drink in the fresh air!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I was part of a big group here on a work retreat and was totally impressed with the ranch and its staff. The location is breathtaking and truly remote. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. I'm a vegetarian and was worried I'd spend the whole week eating grilled cheese and PBJ... not an issue. The kitchen cooked three great meals... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I have visited quite a number of guest ranches in Montana and Pine Butte is by far the best. The staff is very friendly and will do anything to make one's stay comfortable. The food is to die for and the activities are numerous and varied so everyone can enjoy their stay. The landscape is absolutely beautiful and very peaceful.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Pine Butte is about as close to the middle of nowhere as I've ever ventured, yet somehow their food and service are on caliber with the best urban restaurants. Our group stayed in cozy, comfortable cabins and enjoyed the gorgeous views, guided hikes, and learning about the natural history of the area.

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