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Pine Butte Ranch; Nature Conservancy in Montana

Dude ranch vacations – the phrase conjures up images of cowboys on horseback, dressed from head to toe in straw hats, western styled shirts, denim jeans hidden underneath leather chaps and the required cowboy boots with spurs that jingle when they touch the ground. Many types of horse riding holidays There are many types of …

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Montana Horseback Riding Vacation at Lone Mountain Ranch

As I swing open my cabin door and walk across the green lawn to the dining room at Lone Mountain Ranch, I spy a brown and white pinto grazing contentedly in front of a neighboring cabin. I quickly access the situation, thinking the horse has escaped from his corral.  I spot another horse from the …

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Ranch at Rock Creek; Luxury Horseback Riding Vacation in Montana

As the suburban rumbles along the Montana highway, we leave Missoula Airport behind us and head for the creek. Fly fishermen world-wide know this blue-ribbon stream of water as Rock Creek, home to native trout. Like a fish heading upstream to spawn, we turn the car off the pavement and crunch up the gravel road …

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Triple Creek Ranch Horseback Riding Vacation in Darby, Montana

  First Class Luxury at Montana’s Triple Creek Ranch It’s difficult to pack winter riding clothes in carry on luggage.  And while I know what to pack for a winter trip to Alaska, I challenge anyone to pack snow boots, riding boots, riding pants, chaps or chinks, as the cowboys call them, and a cowboy …

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Club at Spanish Peaks – Ultimate Horseback Riding Vacation, Big Sky, MT

Big Horses in Big Sky, Montana Everything about Big Sky, Montana is BIG. From the huge timbered Clubhouse that greats visitors to the Club at Spanish Peaks, to the 17 hand high bay horse that I rode during my horseback riding vacation in Big Sky. This was my first visit to Big Sky and I …

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