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Reviewed 29 December 2017

I had the opportunity to visit the Bar W this October and it was an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime experience! The Bar W offers a real Montana experience with horseback rides, horse-drawn sleigh rides, fishing, kayaking, an opportunity to visit the Triple D Game Farm and much...More

4  Thank alexcrosby13
Response from BarWGuestRanch, Marketing Director at Bar W Guest RanchResponded 2 January 2018

Dear alexcrosby13, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at the Bar W Guest Ranch. We are thrilled you enjoyed your ranch vacation and consider it a "once-in-a-lifetime experience." That really means a lot to us! Thank you for recognizing our staff, we are blessed...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

One nice thing about vacationing at the Bar W is that they have destination photographers. They take pictures of the guests doing all kind of activities. At the end of the week, a disc will be mailed out to you. I was thrilled to see...More

Thank Tammy949
Response from BarWGuestRanch, Marketing Director at Bar W Guest RanchResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Tammy949, Thanks for taking the time to mention our destination photographers! We do offer this service to all of our dude ranch vacation guests and it has been a wonderful success. We typically have two photographers on staff who capture all of the fun....More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

The staff and owners were second to none !! Everyone should experience this opportunity!!!! The wranglers were very experienced and knowledgeable about teaching the ways of riding!! The cooks and housekeepers were a breath of fresh air. With the food being amazing and not expected...More

Thank rwmowry
Response from BarWGuestRanch, Marketing Director at Bar W Guest RanchResponded 21 November 2017

Dear rwmowry, We sincerely appreciate you sharing your experience at the Bar W. It's an honor to be considered the "best week ever" and it means a lot to us! Thank you for the kind words regarding our wranglers, cooks, and housekeepers. We are fortunate...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to a lot of places and gotten to do a lot of things in my life and by far this trip to the Bar W Ranch was the most amazing. The staff and service is absolutely some of the best I have...More

1  Thank JCIF
Response from BarWGuestRanch, Marketing Director at Bar W Guest RanchResponded 10 November 2017

Dear JCIF, Thank you for your review. We are extremely humbled and honored you consider the Bar W to be the most amazing experience. Everyone at the ranch is passionate about providing the best vacation and work hard to make it a reality. Whitefish is...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I decided to go to a Dude Ranch. Looked them up and decided on Bar W. We are so glad we did. They treat you like you are the most important person. The cooking is delicious and the Chef Chris is the...More

Thank J1082LLjamesn
Response from BarWGuestRanch, Marketing Director at Bar W Guest RanchResponded 10 November 2017

Dear J1082LLjamesn, We sincerely appreciate you sharing your experience with other travelers. We value each and every guest and it's wonderful to hear you sensed that while you were here. Chef Chris is both entertaining and a wonderful cook and we will pass along your...More

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MomOf4Suns
15 October 2016|
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Response from DaveanOwner | Property representative |
Yes we have a kids program in the summer which includes being ponied on a horse, arts and crafts, hikes, biking, fishing, and on and on. We generally release the children back to their parents when they come back from their... More
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KBFrits
8 February 2016|
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Response from tlhoooper | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as we visited in the summer. I'm sure it's really nice though.
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Oivr
26 December 2015|
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Response from Bjarne N | Reviewed this property |
I contacted the ranch by phone, instead of online booking. That worked well.
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