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Covered Wagon Ranch

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34035 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, Big Sky, MT 59730
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Covered Wagon Ranch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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139 reviews 139 reviews
30 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

We went back as a family to CWR--three in a row. It is now becoming a family tradition and we have nothing but the highest superlatives and praise as a way of describing the welcome, service, food, scenery, riding, hiking, and beauty of this little piece of heaven. We are amazed and impressed by the experience Debbie and JT provide... More

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Doylestown, Pa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

We recently stayed at the Covered Wagon Ranch. Wow. From the time we walked in during lunch til we left, the managers Tami and Chris made us feel like family. The meals by Tim, the cook were great. And of course the Wranglers made the experience fun even for us novice riders. All the folks were very friendly, down to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

Our stay at Covered Wagon Ranch exceeded all expectations. The extremely helpful and friendly managers Tami and Chris as well as the wranglers, cooks and housekeeping staff helped making everything perfect. The meals were amazing, the cabins very cozy, comfortable and clean, and the horses and riding excellent. Our group spent most of our rides with friendly and knowledgeable wrangler... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2011

After a week at the CWR 2 years ago which we absolutely loved, we committed to each other that we HAD to come back, and this August we did, and were not disappointed. The accommodation is authentic and comfortable, the food is excellent, the horse riding is top notch in breathtaking countryside, and the staff are just amazing. The managers,... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

The Covered Wagon Ranch was the most enjoyable, enlightening and breathtaking vacation my wife and I have ever taken. From managers Tami and Chris, to the amazing kitchen staff led by Tim, the incredible wrangler team (Boone, Kim, Lily, Brian and Zoe) and the meticulous housekeepers, we felt like it was our own ranch. Their enthusiasm and attention to detail... More

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

Great food with healthy or indulgent choices. Wonderful, personable staff that make you feel at home. This novice horse back riding family came to love their horses and daily rides. Our kids (9 and 12) want to come back next year, even though the ranch has no TV and they hardly were on the Internet the whole time there!

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Columbia, SC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

My husband, sister-in-law, niece and I just returned from a very short 3 nigh stay. We had not stayed at a ranch prior to this vacation and didn't know what to expect. We knew what we wanted and were not disappointed in any way and amazed by everything. The staff is awesome, very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. I cannot say... More

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

Covered Wagon Ranch was a great experience for my family. I had my daughter and her friend (22) and my son (15) with me for this trip. My son and I are not horse people but we went on 4 of the rides out of a total of 6. We even saw bears on one trip!!! It was beautiful country... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

We spent five days here with our two boys. Each day was better than the last. We felt welcomed from the moment we stepped on the ranch. Even though only two out of the four of us were riders,we all had an amazing time. This is a special place with spectacular,awe inspiring scenery and delicious food. We absolutely fell in... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

I can't really say enough about Covered Wagon Ranch (that hasn't been said in previous reviews). I think my favorite quote that someone wrote was that it "felt like staying with family"......except there was NO STRESS!! Ha! From the moment my husband and four kids got to the ranch, I felt like we had been there for weeks. The entire... More

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Address: 34035 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, Big Sky, MT 59730
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Location: United States > Montana > Big Sky > Gallatin Gateway
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Covered Wagon Ranch Hotel Gallatin Gateway
Covered Wagon Ranch Montana/Gallatin Gateway

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