We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lonesome Spur

Features Animals
Save
Review Highlights
I WOULD NOT GO BACK !!! This is NOT a working cattle ranch!

Would I come back - NO! Rating - Overall 2.5 stars; Cowboy related work/activity - 1 star; Pleasure... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2015
bobwatson1945
,
Toms River, New Jersey
lonesome spur

look at the dates of the previous reviews. It needs some catching up with now in late 2014. We... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2014
jacqueline b
,
Paphos District, Cyprus
Read all 22 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
A dude ranch popularized by the movie "The Horse Whisperer."
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good0%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
5 Jul 2015
“I WOULD NOT GO BACK !!! This is NOT a working cattle ranch!”
14 Nov 2014
“lonesome spur”
LOCATION
Bridger, MT
Write a Review
Reviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 5 July 2015

Would I come back - NO! Rating - Overall 2.5 stars; Cowboy related work/activity - 1 star; Pleasure riding 3 stars. DON'T BELIEVE THE WEB SITE! This is NOT a working cattle ranch. There are NO CATTLE on this ranch. Cowboy activity apparently depends on...More

Thank bobwatson1945
Reviewed 14 November 2014

look at the dates of the previous reviews. It needs some catching up with now in late 2014. We were 3 pensioner ladies all riders. we had to save for this trip. The owners were not there to help us as Lonnie was very poorly...More

1  Thank jacqueline b
Reviewed 4 November 2014

this holiday was a disappointment as some things were not as i expected. both owners are no longer young. lonnie was in a lot of pain so understandebly we saw little of him.elaine was competing barrel racing so only saw her at the end of...More

2  Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 9 July 2014

My best friend and I have just come back from a week at the Lonesome Spur Ranch, and I have to say I have had the best time of my life. Elaine and Lonnie opened their home up to me and made me feel so...More

Thank happysole
Reviewed 26 February 2012

everything, Montana, Wyoming, the ranch, the horses, and the people i have met. the people of Bridge are very nice also, and Lonnie and Elaine

1  Thank montana63
Reviewed 28 January 2012

Thank you once again to Lonnie, Elaine, Mike and Luke for a great holiday. I have been lucky enough to be travelling to the Lonesome Spur Ranch for some years now and it gets better and better. I would like to point out here that...More

1  Thank skifiasco
Reviewed 28 August 2011

Good rancher, good horses, but no attention to guests. None of the advertised activities were available, no cow work, only nose-to-tail riding. The host was nowhere, not even having supper with the guests. We left after three days of a planned six day vacation. Too...More

5  Thank JP B
Reviewed 28 July 2011

A stunning location and wonderful rides so can't say I didn't enjoy the holiday - The ride with Cathy and Kevin the absolute highlight and the most wonderful people - felt safe and confident in their company - However the organization and general facilities left...More

5  Thank amyjomarch
Reviewed 10 December 2010

On our arrival in Billings airport after 3 flights in total from the uk we were a little nervous as the only communication id had with the ranch was through email and as id not booked a holiday that wasnt with a travel company! We...More

1  Thank firefly88
Reviewed 18 August 2010

We were very excited by this holiday and although we had a good time was it the holiday of a life time - no. If you are going for a comfort filled holiday forget it. Accomodation is comfortable but basic, a chair in our room...More

3  Thank missymessy
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lonesome Spur staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit