Montana Dude Ranch

Fly or Drive into Our Montana Paradise

Nine Quarter Circle Ranch sits at the crossroads of Western tourism.

Surrounded by stunning national parks like Yellowstone, Grand Teton National Park, and Glacier National Park, you'll probably find that your week with us isn't enough to experience all our home has to offer.

Getting your bearings:

  • 40 miles to West Yellowstone and West entrance to Yellowstone
  • 63 miles to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
  • 118 miles to Grand Teton National Park
  • 205 miles to Billings, Montana
  • 350 miles to Glacier National Park, Montana
  • 360 miles to Salt Lake City

Flying to Nearby Airports

We recommend flying into Bozeman or West Yellowstone. We encourage all guests to rent a vehicle. We can also provide a list of local shuttle companies to bring to/from the ranch if you'd prefer to not rent a car.

Renting a vehicle allows you the opportunity to drive through Yellowstone National Park and explore Bozeman or Big Sky, white water raft, etc.

The nearest full-service airport is Bozeman Yellowstone International (BZN) in Bozeman, roughly 60 miles from the ranch. The airport has become Montana’s busiest and best bet for air travel to our area with direct flights from the following hubs:

Year round flights:

  • Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Phoenix/Mesa, Portland, Salt Lake City, Seattle

Additional summer flights:

  • Atlanta, Dallas Fort Worth, Detroit, Houston, Long Beach, Los Angeles, New York (EWR or LGA), San Francisco, Boston, Nashville.
Montana Dude Ranch
Montana Dude Ranch
Montana Dude Ranch

Driving Here

Driving to Nine Quarter Circle is time well spent.

You'll travel through God's Country whether you come from the north or the south.

From the North:

  • Take I-90 to Bozeman, Montana
    • From the west, take Highway 85 south until it connects with 191
    • From the east, take Highway 191 and hang a left in Four Corners to stay on 191
  • Drive south about 49 miles through the beautiful Gallatin Canyon and past the gorgeous mountain town of Big Sky
  • Turn right on Taylor Fork Road
  • Follow the road five miles to the ranch

From the South:

  • Take the I-15 north from Salt Lake City
  • At Idaho Falls, exit onto Highway 20
  • At West Yellowstone, turn onto Highway 191
  • Drive north about 34 miles through the mountains to Taylor Fork Road
  • Turn left on Taylor Fork Road
  • Follow the road five miles to the ranch

Our Own Airstrip

Take the Direct Flight

If you are a pilot, you might explore the possibility of flying to your dude ranch vacation.

We don't see many cabs around here, but we see some taxiing from time to time at our own turf airstrip.

Our 4,000 foot landing strip with border markers will accommodate sizeable twin engine aircraft.

The ranch has a 122.8 Unicom for two-way aircraft communication.

We do not have an airplane hangar to store planes during a stay.

For more information, please contact us now.

Montana Dude Ranch