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Covered Wagon Ranch

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Whitley Bay, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Beautiful place, beautiful people, and beautiful horses. Words cannot adequately describe this ranch experience. Everyone was very friendly and meals were taken as a family. We met lots of wonderful people from all over the USA and other parts of the world. The wranglers were excellent and even for complete novices the riding was fun and the views stunning. The...

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San Antonio
Reviewed 19 July 2012

My family and I recently returned from a vacation at Covered Wagon Ranch. The scenery was beautiful, the food was delicious, the cabins were cozy, and the horses were awesome. However, the best thing about Covered Wagon Ranch were the owners and the staff. We were welcomed like family the minute we arrived. Our experiences with all the wranglers was...

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Durham , CT
Reviewed 17 July 2012

My husband and I enjoyed our first visit so much we are planning on returning next summer! The scenery was simply stunning, the meals were delicious, our cabin was beautifully decorated and very comfortable, and our daily rides memorable. But what we enjoyed most, were the staff at Covered Wagon. We felt welcome from the start and met so many...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 16 July 2012

My wife and I have been blessed to travel to some very nice places, and we have rated our week at the Covered Wagon Ranch in Montana as one of the best places we have ever been. It did not take long to feel like you were part of a new family at the CWR. Every morning we were greeted...

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Thomasville, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 8 July 2012

I began planning our family trip to CWR last summer. I have always thought the idea of a dude ranch seemed cool, even though I am not a horse person. I research on Trip advisor and every time CWR had the best reviews. So, I booked it. My hubby was not thrilled. Well, we arrived on Tuesday 6/26 and we’re...

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 8 July 2012

A friend and I decided on a dude ranch vacation and happened on the Covered Wagon Ranch website. They had room for us on rather short notice and it was a fantastic experience. The scenery, of course, was wonderful but the staff out-shined everything. They went out of their way to make our stay one to remember. My friend didn't...

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Vero Beach, Florida, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2012

A group of women friends -- varying personality types to say the least -- stayed 4 nights at the Covered Wagon Ranch in June. We travel annually from Vero Beach, FL to "play cowgirl" out west (prior trips to CO, AZ, WY). This trip, our fourth, was definitely our favorite and the first one where we all agreed we would...

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Florence, Oregon, USA
Reviewed 4 July 2012

We went to Covered Wagon Ranch for our family vacation and had the most amazing time. The food was incredible, the staff was friendly and helpful and catered to our every request. We took our two children ages 3 and 6 they got to ride everyday and were heart broken when it came time to leave. We are already planning...

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1Thank Jolie B
Ohio
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Hubby and I stayed here to celebrate out 10 year wedding anniversary. This was our first experience at a Dude Ranch and the CWR did not disappoint. We decided to have the CWR pick us up at the airport and that was very convenient and helpful. We were met in the baggage claim area promptly and Debi even helped with...

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Alameda, California
Reviewed 27 June 2012

I was going to lie by telling you this place was awful so that it would not be hard to make reservations for next summer, but I just cant do that to Debi & JT and Kurt & Melissa. This was our second trip to the CWR. Both times we drove from Calif. This is our favorite place to vacation,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Covered Wagon Ranch

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