The Ranch at Rock Creek is located in the heart of Western Montana just 90 minutes from the Missoula airport. It is the world’s only Forbe’s travel guide 5 star guest ranch and the United State’s only founding member of National Geographic’s Society’s “Unique Lodges of the World”. As a premier Relais & Chateaux property, their focus is providing all inclusive one-of-a-kind accommodations and experience, inventive healthy Ranch cuisine, and access to over 20-guided outdoor activities on 6,600 acres. You can choose from lodge rooms, gorgeously appointed cabin homes, or canvas homes (aka: “glamping”)
The capacity of the Ranch is roughly 125 guests and would be a premier destination for a Montana wedding or special event. It is the perfect spot for the client looking to provide their guests with a truly memorable weekend experience. The staff to guest ratio is roughly 1:1, so you can expect nothing less than impeccable service during your stay. Make sure you pay a visit to the resident sheep, Thelma & Louise, as well as the pregnant goat “Fruit Snack”.
Depending on the time of year you host your wedding at The Ranch at Rock Creek, your guests can enjoy an array of wonderful activities tailored to all levels of skill. All of the wonderful activities are included in the per person cost. You can choose from over 20 different experiences at the Rod & Gun Club, such as horseback riding, fly fishing, snowmobiling, paint pall, shooting range, archery, snow shoeing, snow skiing, and so much more. The Ranch is equipped to outfit you and your guests for any of the activities so there is no need to travel with your own gear. They will even let you borrow from a fabulous selection of cowboy boots! Giddy Up. So if you are a city slicker at heart, that is ok, because The Ranch at Rock Creek staff will make you are perfectly outfitted and equipped for any adventure.
The Ranch has gorgeous outdoor opportunities for your Montana wedding ceremony, and various options for your reception, including a tented, outdoor reception as well as the Buckle Barn, a gorgeously appointed barn made from reclaimed wood and tin, with a visual kitchen for cocktails or dancing. The Executive Chef, Josh Drage, serves you and your guests 3 delicious meals a day that reflect the lifestyle of Montana. He will also work with you to create an amazing custom menu for your wedding that will impress your guests and reflect you two as a couple. There is also no shortage of amazing top shelf liquors and wines as it seems everywhere you turn you can find a cocktail at any time. They will even put a bottle of white and red wine in each of the rooms or cabins as well as a few others drinks and snacks to enjoy. You will certainly not go thirsty or hungry. And there is no shortage of chocolate chip cookies!
The Ranch at Rock Creek also offers guests a chance to shop fine Western wear in the Mercantile, a full relaxing spa experience, an authentic Western Saloon complete with saddle bar stools, bowling alley, karaoke, pool tables, and movie theater. There is also a swimming pool and hot tub on site. When you book your Montana wedding or event at The Ranch at Rock Creek, they will make sure every evening is a fun and memorable experience from BBQ’s to Barn Dances, you can customize your wedding weekend at the Ranch to fit what you want to offer for your guest experience. Many celebrities have enjoyed the Ranch, and Kate Bosworth had her beautiful Martha Stewart wedding.
Whether you are considering a Colorado Ranch Wedding, a Wyoming Ranch Wedding, or a Montana Ranch Wedding, The Ranch at Rock Creek is truly a one-of-a-kind location and will certainly leave you and your guest’s with unforgettable memories, and a trip of a lifetime that will make them want to come back year after year. As a Colorado Wedding Planner and Destination Wedding Planner who has visited hundreds of beautiful sites around the world, we can tell you The Ranch at Rock Creek has definitely moved to the top of the list. Thank you for reading about our personal experience at one of the most luxurious ranches we have ever visited. Please enjoy these pictures we took along our journey!