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Bitter Creek Outfitters

#1 of 6 Outdoor Activities in Billings Features Animals
2400 Coburn Rd, Billings, MT 59101
+1 406-855-6075
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Outstanding, western trail ride!

Our 11-year-old grandson from Connecticut spends summer vacation with us and wanted to learn to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Billings, Montana
Montana Must Do

We went on this horse back trail ride with Theresa on 7000 acres of scenic Montana above the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Bitter Creek Outfitters is a family-operated business providing scenic, guided horseback trail rides 5 miles from downtown Billings, Montana. We'll treat you to a leisurely trek through our Angus cattle ranch - atop the area's distinctive rimrocks. We'll show you spectacular views of five different mountain ranges and a unique perspective of the city. AGE, HEIGHT/WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS APPLY. PLEASE SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS. We are a full-time ranch, part-time trail riding outfit so advanced reservations are required. We do not keep our horses saddled in the corral & ready to go! Season runs late April thru October, weather permitting. Rides typically start at 8 or 9am, 7 days/week, and we avoid afternoon rides during peak summer heat but we can be flexible with your travel plans. Let us know what works best & we'll do our best to fit you in!
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2400 Coburn Rd, Billings, MT 59101
+1 406-855-6075
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our 11-year-old grandson from Connecticut spends summer vacation with us and wanted to learn to ride a horse. Theresa was wonderful, patient and an excellent teacher. Our grandson rode Smokey for a one hour trip at Pictograh Caves. He absolutely loved it and can't wait...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on this horse back trail ride with Theresa on 7000 acres of scenic Montana above the pictograph cliffs with stunning views including Billings. This was a real experience and more than a horseback ride. While we were waiting to saddle up, we explored...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our morning trail ride began at 9 am on a hot July day (high 100F), and the horses were tacked up and ready when we arrived around 8:45. My wife and I were the only guests this morning, and that made the experience even better....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great day! Did the two hour ride and it was a so much fun. Very scenic, relaxing and great guide!. Nothing but impressed. If you want great horseback riding experience I highly recommend it.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Turned out it was just my wife and I, and Theresa looked after us perfectly. The day before there had been a storm and she rearranged the route to take account of possible slippery patches. We are both complete novices but I was surprised how...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome, Awesome, Awesome! Great views, and a great property to ride on! Theresa and Deb were great guides and very informative!

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This was a very friendly and informative ride. Theresa was very nice and knowledgeable about her surroundings. The dogs were a main attraction, and the fact that this is a working ranch is a plus. Thanks for taking us out on a tour of the...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I had a great time. Theresa and Kyle are fantastic guides. They maid the ride fun and informative. My wife rode "Cracker" and I had "Smokey". Each horse matched us perfectly. Our ride was cut short due to foul weather moving in....More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I love the experience Bittercreek offers. Riding horses is just special, especially in Montana.... but the trains on Bittercreeks property are very unique and enjoyable!!! They even have a surprise sneak peak of one of our own state parks. I'd absolutely recommend this outing for...More

Reviewed 25 October 2016

Young or old it is a must see and do.. Took my 82 year old father who used to own and ride horses out to Billings for some history. He had not ridden a horse in a decade. Saw Bitter Creek reviews and took a...More

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Questions & Answers
8 August 2016
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Response from Theresa K | Property representative
Hi Bev! Our minimum age is 10, though we can, on occasion, make exceptions. Our 2-hour ride is $80/person.