A mining town from the 1860’s, Virginia City gives you a feel of the old west. Virginia City is not only full of history, it is fun for the whole family to visit. The Virginia City Players and the Opera House offer authentic 19th century entertainment. We have a play schedule in the lodge and will help you with your reservations. We highly recommend seeing one of these plays. Visit the authentic western shops, saloons, historic tours museums, four different restaurants, and other businesses. Virginia City is 33 miles from the ranch.
Ennis has some wonderful fly shops, art galleries, golf, unique western shops, fine restaurants, and a wildlife museum. And don’t forget fishing the Madison River. Ennis is 47 miles from the ranch.
The world’s first national park is renowned for its thermal features, including geysers, mud caldrons, canyons, rivers, lakes, waterfalls and wildlife. Yellowstone encompasses 2.2 million acres. Yellowstone is 90 miles from our ranch.
LEWIS & CLARK CAVERNS
Montana’s first and best-known park features the most highly decorated limestone caverns in the northwest. Daily cave tours. The caverns are 70 miles from the ranch. 406-287-3541
This farm and ranch community is full of history and recreation. The Western Montana College features an art gallery and a wildlife collection. Explore southwestern Montana history at the Beaverhead County Museum. Dillon is 70 miles from the ranch.
Once known as the “Richest Hill on Earth”, Butte is full of history and has many fun shops to visit. Butte has a shopping mall, airport, hospital, and The Lady of the Rockies. This 90 ft statue sits on a mountain top overlooking Butte, and was built entirely by volunteers. Ride a bus to and from where she stands and enjoy breathtaking views from the observation deck. Butte is 90 miles from the ranch.
Visitors will find a small town atmosphere with big city amenities in Bozeman. Our guests fly into and out of Bozeman. Don’t forget to visit the Museum of the Rockies, it has a world class dinosaur exhibit, Native American artifacts, and Montana History. If you need a motel in Bozeman, we recommend the Best Western GranTree Inn 1-800-624-5865. They give our clients a special rate. Bozeman is 90 miles from the ranch.