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Bar-T-5 Cookout

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812 Cache Creek Rd, Jackson, WY 83001
800.772.5386
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Description: Rich in history, Jackson Hole’s first chuck wagon adventure, the Bar T-5...
Rich in history, Jackson Hole’s first chuck wagon adventure, the Bar T-5 began in 1974 by giving people a chance to step back and experience a time gone by, a time when they traveled by horse drawn covered wagons. Now you can join us at the Bar T-5 and make your own Western History. Climb aboard a horse drawn covered wagon just as they did in the early days of Jackson Hole for an adventure unlike any other. You’ll experience an evening filled with great Western Hospitality.Traveling along a clear mountain stream, you’ll follow a winding trail into the tall timber of the Bridger-Teton National Forest to a camp in the heart of the canyon. Watch out there may be surprises along the way, after all this is the West! Arriving at camp the wagons are circled and the aroma of a Cowboy style Dutch oven dinner greets you. Enjoy our home cooked BBQ Chicken, Roast Beef in Gravy, our famous Bar T 5 Beans and more. After dinner you can sit back and relax to the sounds of music and laughter as our cowboys take the stage. Enjoy the harmony of The Bar T 5 Band bringing your favorite cowboy songs to life! With Guitars, Fiddles and Fun for all, you’ll find yourself joining in throughout the night.The evening ends as the wagons head home from a place and time you’ll never forget.....The Bar T-5 Covered Wagon Cookout & Show. We are close by, located just 1 ½ miles SE of downtown Jackson. The wagons are ready to roll evenings, Monday through Saturday, mid-May through the end of September. The evening lasts about 3 hours. At camp you are under a covered pavilion that is heated if necessary. Reservations are requested.To find out more about how to join us and make your own Western History please give us a call.
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Love BarT in Jackson Hole

Love Bar T in Jackson Hole. Besides being very entertaining the food is awesome also and lots of it.. Definitely a family outing you must do!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Love Bar T in Jackson Hole. Besides being very entertaining the food is awesome also and lots of it.. Definitely a family outing you must do!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Super Special & Fantastic Jackson experience. I did this about 10 years ago when I was in this area and it is even better than I remember. Very fascinating & fun covered wagon ride with many "surprises" along the way. Food is more than plentiful and truly delicious. Western show first rate & lots of fun & laughs. A wonderful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

The wagon ride is fun for the family with indians and cowboys doing their show. Were not allowed to bring adult beverages which is contrary to what we were told and other places I hear allow them. It was good for kids one time but would not pay for that again.

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

What a fun little thing to do. Kids loved it. We had a fun time watching the teams hitch up the wagons and driving us up to the cookout. The staff was able to get everyone fed in a very quick manner. The show took place while we all ate. Sort of goofy but very entertaining. Very friendly staff!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Pros/cons Loved the pre-show at the base, the gift shop is great, and the info/history story was incredible! I thought this was such a nice touch to hear the story about the history of this land and the town of jackson. The ride up was great, the drive by's w the Indians & horses was super fun and our kids... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This chuck wagon - cook out - show was really a lot of fun! My husband and I took our 9 y/o granddaughter, but we would have enjoyed it on our own as well! The wagon train ride up to camp was fun, dinner was good enough, and the entertainment was excellent. I thought it a good value as well!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

The Bar-T-5 Cookout is a great evening out. You are taken up to the pavilion by covered wagons. While en-route, you are attacked by indians which the cowboys are able to fend off. The evening got cool, but heaters made the pavilion very comfortable. The food was good, the cowboys and cowgirls friendly and helpful. The music after dinner was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This was a spur of the moment experience that turned out to be a really fun evening. The night we went they had a full house so be sure to call and make reservations before you go. When you arrive, you sit on benches to wait to load onto the wagon. We really enjoyed talking with several staff members, especially... More 

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Carmel, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went to this show as a family during our trip to JH. While the overall experience is ok, there is a ton that this family owned operation could do to improve the whole experience. First, if you want families there at 4:30pm, don't leave us sitting on benches for 40 minutes with nothing going on. It would be very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This was part of an Uncommon Journeys bus-train tour. We had never experienced anything like this before. It started with a ride up Cache Canyon in a chuck-wagon drawn by a team of horses that created an impression of what the westward migration across the US may have been like. That was followed by a chicken BBQ and a rip-roaring... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 812 Cache Creek Rd, Jackson, WY 83001
  • Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Jackson Hole  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: 800.772.5386

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children

Description

Rich in history, Jackson Hole’s first chuck wagon adventure, the Bar T-5 began in 1974 by giving people a chance to step back and experience a time gone by, a time when they traveled by horse drawn covered wagons. Now you can join us at the Bar T-5 and make your own Western History. Climb aboard a horse drawn covered wagon just as they did in the early days of Jackson Hole for an adventure unlike any other. You’ll experience an evening filled with great Western Hospitality.Traveling along a clear mountain stream, you’ll follow a winding trail into the tall timber of the Bridger-Teton National Forest to a camp in the heart of the canyon. Watch out there may be surprises along the way, after all this is the West! Arriving at camp the wagons are circled and the aroma of a Cowboy style Dutch oven dinner greets you. Enjoy our home cooked BBQ Chicken, Roast Beef in Gravy, our famous Bar T 5 Beans and more. After dinner you can sit back and relax to the sounds of music and laughter as our cowboys take the stage. Enjoy the harmony of The Bar T 5 Band bringing your favorite cowboy songs to life! With Guitars, Fiddles and Fun for all, you’ll find yourself joining in throughout the night.The evening ends as the wagons head home from a place and time you’ll never forget.....The Bar T-5 Covered Wagon Cookout & Show. We are close by, located just 1 ½ miles SE of downtown Jackson. The wagons are ready to roll evenings, Monday through Saturday, mid-May through the end of September. The evening lasts about 3 hours. At camp you are under a covered pavilion that is heated if necessary. Reservations are requested.To find out more about how to join us and make your own Western History please give us a call.

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