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Elk River Outfitters

#3 of 6 Outdoor Activities in Billings Features Animals
Billings, MT 59105-5048
+1 406-860-3699
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An amazing ending to a wonderful vacation

Cindy was so sweet and worked with our tight schedule. I sent my mother-law with my 8 year old son... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lgblondeas
via mobile
First time on a horse, was amazing.

I was an absolute beginner when we arrived to meet Brad, our guide, for our ride. He was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken F
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Bozeman, Montana, United States
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We offer great horseback riding on great horses in spectacular country. Our guests frequently comment that our horses are the best they have ridden. We offer rides in Billings and Red Lodge, Montana. Many of our guests have commented that horseback riding with us was their favorite thing they did while on vacation. Our rides are simply the best. Items to bring: · Boots (or enclosed shoes) · Hat or Cap (if desired) · Raincoat (as needed) · Sunglasses · Jeans · Water Bottle
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Travellers talk about
“red lodge” (13 reviews)
“zoo lights” (6 reviews)
“hour ride” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Billings, MT 59105-5048
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+1 406-860-3699
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cindy was so sweet and worked with our tight schedule. I sent my mother-law with my 8 year old son and 12 year old nephew. Brad was absolutely amazing and so tolerant and kind to my very talkative 8 year old. He has never been...More

Thank Lgblondeas
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for posting the nice review and for riding with us. See you again when your daughter is old enough to horseback ride.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was an absolute beginner when we arrived to meet Brad, our guide, for our ride. He was very helpful and obviously had a need knowledge of the horses and the land we were on. The ride was beautiful and the horses well trained. I...More

Thank Ken F
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends came to visit and I took them trail riding at Elk River. We first went to the Billings location and loved it! We decided to also do the trail ride at Red Lodge. Both locations were great!

Thank jessbode2010
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for riding with us - and at both locations! We are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the ride my new husband and I took with Elk River. The horses were not deadheads but they were safe and our tour guide kept an interesting conversation flowing the whole time we rode. The scenery was amazing and their willingness to meet...More

Thank jtshipto
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. We're glad you had a great experience.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 19 and 12 year old boys had a private 2 hour ride with Tanner, the guide. He was absolutely wonderful with my boys. The horses were tame and well-behaved. My youngest son videoed the entire ride with his go-pro and after viewing the videos,...More

Thank Amanda T
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review. It's always great to hear how much people like the ride.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, my 9yr & 15yr old daughters and I had an awesome time riding the range trails in Billings Montana with Elk River Outfitters! We highly recommend Elk River Outfitters to anyone looking for a reputable outfitter to guarantee a great trail ride experience....More

Thank carrag01
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the nice review. I enjoyed riding with your family. The video you made is great! Happy trails!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rode with Elk River out of Red Lodge for an unforgettable ride. The scenic views of the mountains were gorgeous. Tanner our guide was excellent and very personable. Horses were unbelievably gentle and sweet in disposition. We are all beginner riders and nervous but...More

Thank Ksiena
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for riding with us and for such a nice review. We will look forward to seeing you next year.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I took our two youngest children (boy 10 girl 8) on a 2 hour ride this evening. All of us (even my son, who is usually connected at the headphones to his iStuff) had a great time. This business is run by...More

Thank Scott C
Bradatmt, General Manager at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love to hear you had such a great time. Thanks for the nice review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I so enjoyed my ride at Red Lodge. I used to have horses for many years, but haven't been on one in almost 10 years. Boy do I miss them! This ride gave me a little of that feeling back. I joined a ride with...More

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Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for spending part of your vacation with us and for the nice review. We love to hear such positive response.

Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is definitely the best horse ride I have ever went on!! The horses were beautiful and you could tell they were very well cared for. The landscape was beautiful and it felt like you were in a western movie! The guide was also very...More

Thank abro123
Bradatmt, Owner at Elk River Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for riding with us! Hope to see you back in Montana soon.

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businesstraveler376
15 June 2017|
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Response from Bradatmt | Property representative |
Hi, our minimum age is 6 years old. Our insurance requires that each person have their own horse so children cannot ride with an adult. We have very gentle horses that we match up with the children. Let me know if you... More
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Tony M
18 August 2016|
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Response from Bradatmt | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us regarding horseback riding. Contacting us the day before you want to ride should be sufficient. If you know what day you want to ride contact us anytime. We look forward to meeting you.
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