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Dryhead Ranch

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Lebanon, Maine
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Some trips just have to be shared and the Western experience at the Dryhead Ranch with the Bassett family was on the top of my list, My husband and I have been out several times. This time I was fortunate to be able to bring my 15 year old granddaughter. I have been able to travel to various countries and...

3Thank Judith B
Lebanon, Maine
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Food, horses, people, land and everything else in between was amazing. Would recommend to every horse and non horse person I know. Cabins were beautiful and clean, and you could see right to the canyon from the window. We experienced heat, rain and snow in the same week, so be prepared for all types of weather. Oatmeal was amazing. Many...

1Thank Lily B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Everything you need to know about Dryhead Ranch is stated wonderfully in all other "Excellent" reviews here. Well deserved praise. I echo every word. When I came to book this trip I mistakenly read the one, somewhat irate "Terrible" review here and was admittedly slightly wary ahead of my arrival at the ranch. Unfairly so! (the "Poor" review is very...

3Thank drahma
Godstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We chose Dryhead because we wanted: 1) To round up horses 2) To go to Montana/Wyoming (because we've seen the Horse Whisperer!) 3) We didn't want a dude ranch, we wanted to be with horsey people 4) We wanted to be useful and actually help out not just be guests Dryhead delivered on all of this. We rounded up around...

4Thank Cath S
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Wonderful hosts, great horses, huge, healthy cattle. I helped with calf weaning this fall. Each day in the saddle doing ranch work ended dusty, dirty, tired and very happy - who could ask for more! A hot shower? That too!

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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Just spent a week at the Dryhead Ranch in Montana. Every time I road over the ridge on a hill, mountain or bluff there was another postcard of beauty in front of me. It was amazing! However the family that owns and operates the ranch was the true blessing. The values that have made America the greatest nation on earth...

Thank mjordan708
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Having a great week riding horses (haven't ridden before) and getting to drive cattle and horses. The family and ranch hands here are nice, attentive to your riding abilities, and they know what they're doing. We've been well fed and the accommodations are fine, considering this is a working ranch in the open country of Montana. GREAT vistas and photo...

Thank Jack C
Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 19 July 2015

The Dryhead is not only a very beautiful and scenic area, but the family that runs the ranch is a good example of Christian family values. Before meals was a prayer led by either a member of the family or a guest. During meals the members of the family sat and ate with the guests including their two little girls...

2Thank 509willbr
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I had a GREAT time a Dryhead ! The scenery is incredible. I've never seen anything like it in my life. The great thing is that every trail is different. You get to see canyons, plains, mountains, hills... You see something different every day. The bunkhouse is cosy and clean. The food is good. The staff always eat last and...

1Thank Katie O
New Port Richey, Florida
Reviewed 6 May 2015

This was one of the best experiences I've ever had. The people, the horses, the scenery ... all the very best. Fly in to billings MT and expect a long drive to the ranch (about two hours) ... but well worth the adventure. There were novice and experienced riders in our group and we each traveled by horse back at...

1Thank Trish D

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“They do offer Wi-Fi but it never had a strong enough signal ... and I had to adjust to doing my own dishes”
779trishd, 6 May 2015 | Read review
“Twenty miles down a dirt road, this was heaven away from hustle and bustle. Bunkhouse and separate cabins are all good.”
375MichaelB375, 25 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Private cabins with private baths are few. Book early.”
WendellH728, 12 May 2013 | Read review
“If you want more privacy than in the bunk room, opt for a cabin with ensuite facilities.”
JanK670, 7 Feb 2013 | Read review
“In the bunkhouse, the upstairs-big rooms- are the nicest. Did not stay in the cabins, but visited, they are nice and comfortable. Nothing in the world like waking up to a horse at your front door.”
DonL98, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
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