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Bar-T-5 Cookout

812 Cache Creek Rd, Jackson, WY 83001
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Ranked #38 of 126 Restaurants in Jackson
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I was a little skeptical about gojng to Bar T 5, but have to say, we had a great time. Our kids absolutely loved it!!! The food was not good, but better than I expected. The people were extremely nice and entertaining. A lot of fun with kids.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

This was an optional extra event on our Cosmos tour and initially we were not sure if it would be worth it but now that we have experienced it, we are so pleased we went. The experience commences with a short talk about the family history and then we boarded the covered wagons for a interesting drive by a friendly... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

What a surprise. Thoroughly enjoyable. Covered wagons. Cowboys and Indians . Food good and well organised. . Entertainment great. Will be listening to ' devil goes down to 'Jackson ' for along time. Will come back if in area.

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Missouri, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My husband and I went on the chuck wagon ride and it was such a fun experience! The food was amazing, the staff were welcoming and the show was entertaining! This is such wonderful family event that offers a little taste of the old west! If you are traveling to the Jackson area, it is a great way to get... More

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Arlington, VA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Great family fun! My children, 12 and 10,were excited for the covered wagon ride. Our driver Chuck, was very friendly. The food was tasty, even my picky eaters ate everything, and the show was lively and entertaining. The band was really good, especially the fiddle player. Highly recommend the Bar 5 T chuck wagon.

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South Carolina
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88 reviews 88 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

A tiny bit of history... traveling to dinner in a chuckwagon with rubber tires was as close to history as we got- but LOTS of fun. Our "wagon master" shared area history and folk lore; dinner was really good and there was PLENTY of food for eveyone... You could go back for as much as you wanted. The "show" after... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I disagree, this whole experience lacked authenticity, taste and was, frankly cringe-worthy. From the inaccurate depiction of indians, to the crude reference to women and "strange folk", Bar T 5 cookout ticked every box but a positive one. Perhaps my family missed the humor in the skits, but my 9 year old wasn't buying it. Food, sure, it was ok... More

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Tampa, Florida
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Just got back from a great trip to Jackson Hole & Yellowstone. My family of 4 went did goon the Covered wagon cookout trip with Bar -T -Cookout. Was surprised after reading some of the reviews. We all thoroughly enjoyed it and such a great thing to see a family working together and some good wholesome fun for everyone. Food... More

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We did the Bar T5 Covered Wagon Cookout trip on June 26, 2014. The covered wagon ride added a lot to the evening. Our guide Ashley was great and the horses beautiful. The meal was not gourmet but was very tasty and appealing for a country cookout and the food was plentiful and service was great. We all enjoyed the... More

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Allen, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Lots of fun when on a covered wagon ride for about 20 minutes where we were attacked by Indians, then taken to a covered pavilion where we had a dinner and a show. Everyone in our group enjoyed it.

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