Description: Lone Mountain Ranch is a summer family guest ranch and winter ski resort. Summer activities focus on appreciating nature through naturalist-guided walks, Yellowstone Park interpretive trips, riding, special evening presentations, active children's program, outdoor barbecues, and sing-alongs. Our ORVIS endorsed fly fishing lodge provides a wide variety of fly fishing adventures on the Gallatin and Madison Rivers and into Yellowstone Park. The Ranch was awarded the 2002 ORVIS Endorsed Fly Fishing Lodge of the Year.
A winter ski vacation offers over fifty miles of professionally groomed ski trails for all levels of ability, packed snowshoe trails and alpine skiing at Big Sky Ski Resort just ten minutes away! Lone Mountain Ranch offers attractive, cozy cabins, a beautiful log dining lodge, dependable snow, top quality ranch gourmet meals and that 'extra special' Montana hospitality which makes Lone Mountain Ranch the skiing vacation of a lifetime. Named by Snow Country Magazine as the top cross-country ski resort in North America. Ski tours through Yellowstone Park and the surrounding wilderness area, sleigh ride dinners, P.S.I.A. certified instructions, and rentals, are available, plus a fully stocked outdoor shop .
The Ranch's spectacular dining lodge features creatively prepared American and regional cuisine in a smoke-free environment. The Ranch has been featured in such publications as Taste, Bon Appetit, Travel & Leisure and the New York Times.
During the winter months, the Ranch offers Big Sky's Original Sleigh Ride Dinner. Guests take a twenty-minute sleigh ride through winter woods to the North Fork Cabin, where a prime rib feast with all the fixings awaits. Musical entertainment rounds out the evening with folk/cowboy tunes. It's a Big Sky tradition!
Directions: Lone Mountain Ranch is located 4.5 miles off Highway 191 in Big Sky, between Meadow and Mountain Village, or 48 miles south of Bozeman, and just 20 miles northwest of Yellowstone National Park. Fly Northwest, Delta, Horizon Air or United to Bozeman. Free airport transportation. Special airfares available.