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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2012

We recently stayed at the ranch to celebrate a friends birthday. When you think of a Dude Ranch it seems a bit cliche. What an unexpected surprise. Kurt and Meliisa made you feel like your were part of the ranch. Our favorite part was watching the horses run free in the wild and then return back to the ranch on... More 

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massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 October 2012

Finally a ranch were they ask you "what type of ride do you want to do today". My vacation...my riding. Loved that the most!! The staff was great at the covered wagon ranch. Melissa and Kurt who manage the ranch were very intune with what the guest wanted. The wranglers were very informative and helpful and the kitchen and housekeeping... More 

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2 Thank nr4us
New Jersey
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Reviewed 1 October 2012

Exceeded all my expectations. Melissa and Kurt went above and beyond to ensure we had a wonderful time. The Staff was excellent, our wrangler Austin was terrifc, the food was delicious, horses were very well taken care of, the cabins were clean, cozy and everything was perfect! You have to experience it to believe it!

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New Milford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 24 September 2012

Our cabin was well appointed and comfortable. The food was simple cowboy, good food especially the breakfasts. Above and beyond all this the wonderful staff led by Kurt and Melissa made our four days at the ranch a never to be forgotten experience. All four of us are beginner riders but left feeling we had stretched our level of riding.... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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Reviewed 24 September 2012

Everything you have read in the previous reviews are all true. Just returned from 1 week at the ranch to celebrate our 30th anniversary and it was awesome. The entire staff was just great and we really did get to do whatever we wanted to. They ask you, you tell them, they make it happen. Our last day was proof... More 

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Southwick, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 21 September 2012

over all the place is excellent the staff was great, the rides where incredible, the cabins where nice a cozy. the owners where very accomodating you didn't have structured rides every day it was what you wanted to do, what kind of ride you wanted, they provided. i give this place an A++

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 15 September 2012

5 friends shared a great horseback riding vacation with incredible staff and guests food is excellent and plenty of it owners could not be more accomodating wranglers were great housekeeping did a wonderful job overall service was A+ had a blast

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Setauket, New York
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Reviewed 7 September 2012

As I read the other reviews there is nothing I can do but agree whole-heartedly. This is truly a special place. We picked Covered Wagon because it seemed like we would be able to spend more time with our kids and not separated into child and adult rides and that is what we got and so much more. The cabins... More 

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1 Thank Beth J
Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2012

We were looking for a Western riding experience, along with some whitewater rafting and a tour of Yellowstone. Thanks to Kurt and Melissa we were able to accomplish all of this on a five day trip and not feel at all stressed about it. Their recommendations for guides were spot on and they were happy to make our reservations for... More 

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Reviewed 26 August 2012

Our family just returned from a trip to Montana and Wyoming, which started with five days at Covered Wagon. We are riding novices. We chose Covered Wagon because we wanted a personalized experience in a small ranch. We were very happy with the results, and our 8-year old (who had not ridden a horse before) loved both the trails and... More 

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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
Covered Wagon Ranch Montana/Gallatin Gateway
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