A short list of the top activities and outfitters in southwest Montana. All homes have a book of activities, brochures, and local hikes that you can borrow and take with you on adventures.

Fly Fishing with Montana Fly Fishing Guides

Montana Fly Fishing Guides offers professionally guided fly fishing trips for anglers throughout Montana and Yellowstone National Park. Our guide team are seasoned veterans on Montana’s blue ribbon trout steams – they are friendly, knowledgeable, and above all eager to teach others. Beginner to advanced anglers will learn and improve their angling abilities and most importantly have an enjoyable experience.

We operate Montana fly fishing trips on a number of Montana rivers, streams and lakes including: the Yellowstone River, Boulder River, Stillwater River, Madison River, Missouri River, East Gallatin River, Armstrong spring creek, DePuy spring creek, Nelson spring creek, and trophy lakes. We also offer Montana fly fishing trips in Yellowstone National Park on Slough Creek, Soda Butte, Lamar River, Fire Hole and many others. Novice anglers to the most experienced will enjoy exploring the abundant fly fishing opportunities in our part of Montana.

Stermitz Ranch Horseback Riding


Owners Rob and Stacey Stermitz, have been guiding tourists for 35 years. They provide safe and beautiful horseback rides, and are just a 15-minute drive south of Tom Miner Basin.

This horseback riding outfit is located on a private ranch in scenic Cinnabar Basin, on the edge of Yellowstone National Park.

Wild West Rafting

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Owners Mike and Tracy Barlow work hard to provide customers with safe and fun raft trips.

They have been operating in Gardiner, Montana for almost 20 years. Their guides are fun and informative, and will keep you safe and sound.

Choose between Class III and IV white water rapids, or calmer scenic floats. Photographers are positioned on shore near the biggest rapids so you can have pictures of your adventures forever.

Yellowstone Hiking Guides


The best way to explore Yellowstone National Park is on foot with experienced and knowledgable guides leading the way! The Mahans go the extra mile and provide clients with amazing views of wildlife and Yellowstone scenery complete with gourmet lunch or appetizer spreads.

Contact Tanya to arrange trips: 406.223.6940 or