Blacktail Ranch

Montana Dude Ranchers Association

Dude Ranches

Come see the unique setting of Blacktail Ranch - peace and serenity of the wilds with the comforts of a beautiful and caring guest ranch.

Blacktail Ranch

Wolf Creek

Welcome to the Blacktail Ranch, your new home away from home. The Blacktail is a Historic 8,000 acre jewel, located where the prairie meets the Rockies in Wolf Creek MontanaOur grandfather first homesteaded our ranch in the 1880’s. and our family has lived and worked in this valley ever since. We have been offering a variety of vacation packages since the 1950’s.Horseback riding lover’s dream. Offering unlimited riding to all our guests with a relaxed and flexible daily schedule.  Our large string of horses are able to accommodate a wide variety of riding skills, beginners needing basic instruction to the advanced rider in search of adventure on our all daylong mountains treks.Fish the mountain stream that runs threw the ranch or you may opt for a day trip on the Blue Ribbon Missouri or Blackfoot Rivers.  Both are just a short distance away, and the South Fork of the Dearborn River is just outside your cabin door. Learn the history and culture of Native Americans as you stand in the famous Blacktail Cavern. Take in the wonder of this cave that once was home to people at the end of the last Ice Age. The history of the Old West as well as the Native American’s can again be relived in our family museum.  Where many of the artifacts from“The Cave” and the homestead era are now on display. Sigh up for the three-day two-night Continental Divide ride.  Where we ride the top of the divide. You will experience expansive views of the Majestic Rocky Mountains. Camp is just up the creek in our “Hide Out Cabin” a modern and comfortable place that is equipped with Hot and Cold running water and alternative power, no need to rough it too much here.  Sleep under the stars or claim a bed indoors.After a long day in the saddle, hiking the wide-open hillsides, fishing and swimming in the creek or partaking in other adventures, fall asleep to the sound of running water in the shadows of the Continental Divide.  Wake to the fresh clean mountain air and get ready for another day of making memories to last a lifetime.Tag and Sandra invite you to visit the Blacktail Ranch and share in a true Montana ranch life that is steeped in history and alive with magic. Let the Adventure Begin.


*Daily-unlimited horseback riding

*Cattle drives  

*First class accommodations. Private Cabins and Lodge Rooms
* Healthy and wholesome meals,  all made from scratch

*Internet access

*Residential Massage Therapist

*Healthy population of native wildlife

*Excellent birding opportunities

*Adult only weeks

*Archeological Field School

Contact Us: 

4440 South Fork Trail

Wolf Creek, MT  59648

Telephone: 406-235-4330 OR