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Awesome rafting fun down the Yellowstone river

Did a 1/2 day rafting trip down the river and it was awesome fun. The staff was great, our guide... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
carolynn494
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Baltimore, Maryland
Visit from Iowa

This was our first time to Yellowstone. The evening ride was set for 4:45pm to meet. This was a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Steveandson
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Did a 1/2 day rafting trip down the river and it was awesome fun. The staff was great, our guide in the raft was awesome, and we got to learn many facts about the area in addition to legends. Would recommend to all.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first time to Yellowstone. The evening ride was set for 4:45pm to meet. This was a great ride time with beautiful weather.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steveandson
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The last day of our week long girls trip ended here with a stay at Stermitz Ranch and an afternoon two-hour horseback riding adventure. We had just run a half marathon that morning and were feeling a bit tired however upon being greeted by Stella...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank fuegochild
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is not your average trail ride. If you want to follow the same trail hundreds follow every day then look for a ride elsewhere. Wilderness Connection has an amazing ranch and offers rides across diverse terrain where you don't see anyone else. The 1/2...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank David K
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of 5 (with 3 teenage boys) took a two hour ride with Luke on August 20 and had a great experience. We emailed late on Saturday and Rob was able to accommodate us on short notice. The ride was fun and Luke had...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Marty M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We enjoyed a very good trail ride with Luke and Zack on a warm morning. The scenery was lovely, and the trail took us deep into the Stermitz Ranch property, keeping to the barely beaten track. The horses were up to the task and the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 1805bob
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Gardiner last week and decided we would try a horse ride. This outfit was quite good. It is deep in the forest and country outside Gardiner. We completely enjoyed our two hour ride with our kids. Our guides were Cassie and Zach...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

We stayed in the 1916 Schoolhouse on the Stermitz Ranch and it was incredible. During our stay we went on a morning trail ride which was wonderful. Luke was our guide and he was fantastic!! He was extremely friendly and professional and took us on...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We stayed in one of the Cabins at the Stermitz ranch while we visited Yellowstone. The scenery is amazing and we took our family for a trail ride at the ranch. Our kids range from 7-16 in age and all had a great time. The...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank TigerKen
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The staff was very knowledgable and friendly. They worked well with small children. The horses were easy to ride for first time riders like those in my family. The staff goes through a few basics and then you are off on a ride. the scenery...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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