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Bitterroot Ranch
1480 East Fork Rd
Dubois, Wyoming 82513
800.545.0019
307.455.3363
Fax: 307.455.2354

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Approved by the British Horse Society for horseback riding holidays.
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British Horse Society
for riding holidays.
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Shoshone National Forest.

Choosing A Dude Ranch for Vacation

The ranch has spectacular scenery and wonderful places for a fast paced horseback riding vacation.
Dude ranches vary tremendously in character. A dude ranch can be more of a resort or it can be more similar to a riding center.

Dude ranches in the Western U.S. vary tremendously in character. A dude ranch can be more of a resort or it can be more similar to a riding center. Dude ranches in general have a bad reputation among many of those who are truly interested in riding as equestrians. And it is true that some dude ranches cater to a clientele knowing little about horses or riding which offer a "pseudo" western experience in which square dances, hay rides and cookouts are the main attractions.

Not all ranches are like that and if serious horseback riding on fine horses is your main interest, here are some important points to consider in seeking the dude ranch vacation which will best suit you