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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to stay at Blackwater Creek Ranch after reading the reviews on trip advisor and were very disappointed in our stay. The cabins were cobbled together and signs of rodents were apparent throughout the facilities. The beds were hard, musty smelling, and old. I felt as if I was visiting a summer camp yet paying equivalent prices to other...

1Thank Chacha F
La Plata, Maryland
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We stayed a Blackwater Creek Ranch for four nights, our longest stay during a 12-day vacation. What a great decision that was! First of all, the owners, Diana and Johnie, are wonderful. I talked with Diana at length when I made the reservation, and she offered us an upgrade when we arrived. Johnie highlighted the best sights for our driving...

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blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and hope to see you back soon! Diana

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Since it was late in the season, these ladies made our experience special by procuring rides for us last minute. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the area and answered all of our questions perfectly.

1Thank Ellen G
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We hope you come back again soon! Diana

Reviewed 15 September 2016

I wanted a little cabin in the woods and I got it. I was off the grid during my stay (no cell service) but could enjoy the free wi-fi at the lodge when I needed to. Our first night, Sean came out with a rope and taught my son and husband how to lasso a steer by the camp fire....

1Thank Nina H
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Hope to see you again soon. Diana & Johnie

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing time riding horses in the mountains at Blackwater Creek Ranch! We had a great guide named Kristina. She took care of us. She was very nice and friendly. She brought us back early when our City Slicker behinds couldn't handle the full 2.5hr ride that we wanted. They even refunded some of our money. I highly...

Thank Kristy M
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Would discourage you from staying here! The pictures and descriptions on their website are not even remotely close to the cabins! The cabin we stayed in was a "trapper shack," it did have running water however. The cabin itself was blazing hot during the day as there is no air conditioning and got quite cold at night. There were bugs...

Thank mgunnes
Howes, South Dakota
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Blackwater was awesome and the staff were great! They were very helpful with information, went out of their way to help the kids enjoy their time and the horses are great for kids to ride with reasonable riding rates. The cabins were very clean and cozy. Just what we wanted in a rustic & real mountain experience.

Thank ckeasling6
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Diana & Johnie

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Whilst you may consider the accommodation to be a little rustic, don't be fooled, the beds are comfy and the showers are hot. We stayed here for a couple of nights during our fly drive holiday and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and packed plenty in, making use of the pool, going on a horseback trail with the Wranglers and...

Thank Caroline E
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks Caroline, We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look for to a return visit. Diana

Robbinsdale, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We knew it was between Cody and Yellowstone with no Wi-Fi, Our kids had to talk and communicate without their phones. What a nice peacefully time we had. We had plenty to do. I talked with Diana before hand and had an agenda already set. Her husband - Johnie. took us all day ( from 6am-6pm ) driving thru Yellowstone...

Thank Jeff L
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and comments. Hope to see you again real soon. Diana

Gonzales, Texas
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I loved the hosts of BCR, Diana and Johnny. They were extremely accommodating. They are from back east, but you would never know it. After a long trail ride and getting soaked in the rain, and a day that turned off chilly and in the 40s, I changed clothes and went to the main lodge to warm up. Although I...

1Thank rtmidland
blackwaterranch, Owner at Blackwater Creek Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, Hope to see you on a return trip! Diana

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Address: 1516 North Fork Highway, Cody, WY 82414
Region: United States > Wyoming > Cody
Number of rooms: 7
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“Some rooms are larger than others.”
 of 5 bubbles rtmidland, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms pretty equal”
 of 5 bubbles andreawK8028WP, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“True cowboy rustic accommodations”
 of 5 bubbles 965howards, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They have many cabins to choose from and there really isn't a bad one at all”
 of 5 bubbles terryn244, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Views are stunning from all around the ranch”
 of 5 bubbles BJW1959, 22 May 2015 | Read review
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