Why you'll love it here...

  • Discover your private sanctuary tucked in Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front between Yellowstone & Glacier National Park
  • Wide variety of wilderness activities included such as horseback riding, fly fishing, self-guided hikes and archery
  • Explore the million-acre Bob Marshall Wilderness area during a pack trip and sleep under the stars
  • Expect hearty home-style meals using locally grown produce and Montana-raised beef, plus traditional cowboy cookouts


Triple J (JJJ) Wilderness Ranch sits just inside Montana's Rocky Mountain Front between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. The Montana ranch overlooks the beautiful Sun River Canyon and Gibson Lake and backs onto the famous Bob Marshall Wilderness. Owned and run by the Barker family, the ranch welcomes singles, couples and families and is suited to both beginners, teaching western horsemanship, and also more experienced riders. 

All levels of rider are accommodated here (the weight limit is 250lbs) and riding activities are geared towards the individual riding level and the personal interests of all guests thanks to the intimate number of guests. At the JJJ, home-style food is served in the main log lodge and you are welcome to bring your own alcohol. A hot tub and guest laundry facilities which you can use are also available. 

Please note the ranch does not provide helmets, it is necessary to bring your own. 

Ranch Style

  • Guest Ranch
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The cabins are situated amongst the trees and each is decorated uniquely. There is a bathroom, coffee maker, fridge, bird feeders and flowers in all.

When is the ranch open and what day does riding begin?     

Triple J Ranch is fully booked for 2022. The ranch is open from 4 June until 15 September 2023 with a 6 day program runs Sunday to Saturday. 

What are the types of rides on offer and how often will I ride?

Morning and afternoon rides are offered as well as full day rides which provide ample opportunity for the more advanced rider to lope where the terrain allows. Rides are mostly nose to tail and numbers are limited to 6 guests or less for a better experience. It is also possible to practice your horsemanship skills in the arena with a wrangler. In the summer, there is a spectacular cook out ride to a vista point.

About the horses:

Triple J has 60 quarter horses and mules.

What else can I do at the ranch?

Other activities include self-guided or guided hiking and evening activities may include hayrides and camp fires. Within the ranch, you can go fishing in trout ponds (you will need to bring your own equipment).

Is the ranch suited to children?

Children's programs run from 9 June - 22 August and are available for ages six to 12. Kids have their own horse for a week and are looked after by dedicated kids wranglers. Teenagers aged 13-17 in particular enjoy helping with the daily feeding, grooming and saddling of their horse. Other activities include an Indian Adventure Day. Families can ride together depending on the ability of the child. Babysitting and nanny rates are available on request.


What other attractions are there in the area?

Other attractions that you may wish to enjoy include a visit to Sun River Canyon, the Charlie Russell Museum displaying western and Indian cultural art and history, The Lewis & Clark Interpretive Centre, Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park. In Choteau, 50 miles away, there is an active dinosaur dig.

The ranch is for the exclusive use of adults-only between 4 - 9 June and 27 August - 15 September 2023. These weeks offer long, scenic rides in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere.

Peter S

Peter S

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Triple JJJ Wilderness Ranch

All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
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