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Montana Vacation


7 Days / 6 Nights
Yellowstone National Park

Journey to the Old West of Montana and Yellowstone National Park and witness spectacular beauty and awe-inspiring natural wonders. Stay at a rustic dude ranch and go glamping under a star-filled sky. Feel yourself come alive on this active Adventures by Disney vacation that features the great outdoors with horseback riding, fly-fishing and more!


Trip Highlights Include:

  • Experience Glamping

Discover a glamorous form of camping—glamping! Sleep in a safari-style tent with private bathroom. And enjoy the great outdoors at Yellowstone National Park without ever roughing it!

  • Stay At A Dude Ranch

Try your hand at being a cowboy or cowgirl! Stay at an authentic dude ranch near the picturesque Gallatin River in Big Sky.

  • Go Whitewater Rafting On The Gallatin River

Thrill to this ride down the surging Gallatin River through picturesque areas teeming with Nature's bounty.

  • Zip Line At Big Sky Resort

With the big sky above you and mighty mountains surrounding you, take in the sights as you zip line.

  • Visit Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces

Enjoy an up-close look at these spectacular limestone terraces, streaked with rainbow colors. They are an inspiring introduction to the Yellowstone area, filled with geothermal phenomena.

  • Hike The Grand Canyon Of Yellowstone - And Visit Old Faithful

Take in the splendor of this canyon with its multi-colored walls and deep ravines. See the famous geyser, Old Faithful, which predictably erupts into glorious mists of light. Reach the heights of adventure on this unforgettable grand excursion!

Adventure Dates

  • 2017
    • May 31-June 6, 2017
    • June 7- June 13, 2017
    • June 14-June 20, 2017
    • June 21-June 27, 2017
    • June 30-July 6, 2017*
    • July 5-July 11, 2017
    • July 12-July 18, 2017
    • July 19-Jul 25, 2017
    • July 26-Aug 1, 2017
    • August 2-August 8, 2017*
    • August 6-August 12, 2017*
    • August 9-August 15, 2017: Adult Exclusive (18 and older)*

*= Guaranteed departures

Adventure Daily Itinerary

Day One

Arrive in Bozeman

Head from the airport to your hotel in Gardiner, Montana, located at the northern gateway to Yellowstone National Park. Your Adventure Guides will discuss your itinerary and explain what lies ahead on this adventure into one of the most exciting areas in the world.

Yellowstone Village Inn

Make yourself at home in this rustic lodging that has been a beloved stop for Yellowstone visitors. The Yellowstone Village Inn is located near the Roosevelt Arch, honored in the National Park Service's Centennial celebration as the first entry to any National Park ever built. Step outside and explore the grounds, which are set against a backdrop of majestic mountains and are teeming with a variety of wildlife.

Mammoth Hotel Dining Room

Enjoy a hearty dinner in this casual restaurant with a view of Fort Yellowstone's parade area.

Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces

After dinner, be awed by these dramatic limestone terraces. With the look of caves turned inside out and striped with spectacular colors, these formations were formed when a combination of water, heat and limestone pushed through a rock fracture system. Current geothermal activity is the creative force behind their ever-changing looks.

Meal Included: Dinner


Day Two

Breakfast at a Local Favorite Eatery

Enjoy a cheery Gardiner-sendoff along with a delicious breakfast before you travel to Lamar Valley.

The Lamar Valley

Take an early morning adventure! No place in Yellowstone National Park is better for viewing wildlife—especially wolves—and early morning is one of the best times to do it. Keep your eyes open to see a variety of animals, which may include elk, bison, eagles, bighorn sheep, bears and more.

Lunch at Roosevelt Lodge Dining Room

Dine on cowboy-pleasing food in this rustic eatery, Yellowstone National Park's tribute to the Old West.

Stagecoach Adventure

Get onboard and take a fun-filled tour of the west side of Yellowstone National Park atop a stagecoach, driven by a cowboy with some truly wild Wild West-stories to tell!

The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone Hike

Marvel at the majesty of the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone—a phenomenon that has to be seen to be believed! Join with your fellow Adventurers on a guided hike and behold some of this 4000-foot wide canyon's awe-inspiring wonders, including its multi-colored walls, breathtaking waterfalls and an abundance of animals roaming free.

Norris Geyser Basin

Visit an extreme environment, alive with the mystery of nature. With its microscopic life and hot springs throbbing with color, Norris Geyser Basin is home to the world's tallest active geyser and is the hottest, most volatile geothermal area in Yellowstone National Park.

Private Dinner at Bar N Ranch

Feast on a hearty BBQ dinner prepared by a Grill Master at this cookout where you can share tales with fellow Adventurers about your experiences so far on this special Adventure by Disney vacation.

Stargazing by the Campfire

Top off your evening with s'mores and wild stories told by Adventure Guides under a star-filled sky.

Yellowstone Under Canvas

Enjoy a good night's sleep when you go glamping at Yellowstone Under Canvas in safari-style tents with private baths.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Three

Breakfast at Bar N Ranch

Start your day with a real western breakfast and fuel up for the adventure ahead.

Fountain Paint Pot

Take a guided walk with a local expert along the trail that leads to this multicolored mud pot that lies in the lower Geyer Basin and see remarkable hydrothermal features along the way. Discover hot springs, geysers, mud holes and fumaroles, which reveal the extent and variety of Yellowstone's volcanic activity.

Grand Prismatic Spring

Visit Yellowstone National Park's largest hot spring, measuring approximately 370 feet (112.8 m) in diameter and over 121 feet (37 m) in depth. With a cycle of hot, clear water rising up to its full 121 feet and then falling, this spring boasts a striking deep-blue color that turns into a myriad of colors as the water cools in the air before returning to its center.

Old Faithful Geyser

Discover the famous Old Faithful, a geyser that earned its name by regularly erupting every 35 to 120 minutes for 1-1/2 to 5 minutes. See the beautiful rainbows in the mist it creates that sprays up to 184 feet (56.08 m). Junior Adventurers can enjoy an exciting interactive geothermal game!

Lunch at Old Faithful Inn or Old Faithful Snow Lodge

The menu is varied, offering delicious options for almost any taste.

Biking the Back Country

Return to your glampsite at Yellowstone Under Canvas and explore it by bicycle so you can soak in the abundance of natural beauty.

Leisurely Adult Dinner at Bar N Ranch

Enjoy a moment of well-earned relaxation as you soak in the beauty that surrounds you. Dine in a room with a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows that offer breathtaking views of West Yellowstone.

Junior Adventurers Dinner and Movie Night

Kids can join an Adventure Guide and enjoy each other's company at this special meal filled with some of their favorite menu items. Afterwards, the Junior Adventurers will complete their magical night with a private viewing of a Disney movie.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Four

Breakfast at Bar N Ranch

Enjoy a robust breakfast and get ready for the action-packed day ahead.

Whitewater Rafting on the Gallatin River

Take a thrilling ride through towering rock formations in the Class II–III rapids* of the Gallatin River—or choose instead to take a scenic float (Class I–II)*, gliding through the shadows of Lone Mountain. Located in the mountains of the Gallatin Range, this spectacular river begins at Gallatin Lake in Yellowstone National Park and ends 115-miles (185.08 km) later at the Missouri River in Three Forks.

Private Buffet Lunch

Take a relaxing break with a private buffet lunch. There will be a private game room available with arcade games, a pool table and more.

On Your Own at 320 Guest Ranch

Settle into your cozy cabin at 320 Guest Ranch. Then, venture out into the spectacular country surrounding this rustic dude ranch and enjoy an afternoon of walking alongside the picturesque Gallatin River. Your Adventure Guides will host Wild West-style fun 'n games for Junior Adventurers!

Buffet Dinner in a Private Dining Room at 320 Guest Ranch

Choose from a variety of cowboy-style gourmet offerings at this exclusive buffet dinner. Our Chefs have put together a varied menu offering items for everyone at the table. Dig into delicious hand-cut steaks or try one of our composed plates. See why people make the trip to the ranch to try our unique Montana cowboy cuisine.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Five

Breakfast at 320 Guest Ranch Dining Room

Start with the breakfast a cowboy or cowgirl would enjoy—and then you're off to a day of adventures on and around the ranch!

A Fun Day at 320 Guest Ranch

Enjoy a day of activity of your choosing. Choose one morning activity and one afternoon activity:
  • 1/2-Day Morning Horseback Ride*
    Take a 3- to 4- hour ride up into Montana mountains, high above the Gallatin River Valley and through spectacular pine forests and meadows.
  • 2-Hour Horseback Ride*
    Ride for 2 hours through the gorgeous Big Sky wilderness.
  • 1-Hour Fly-Fishing Casting Lesson**
    Get casting instruction from an expert on the 320 Guest Ranch's stocked trout pond.
  • 1/2-Day Walk, Fly-Fishing and Wade Trip on the Gallatin River***
    Enjoy this leisurely activity while you take in the sights around you.

Buffet Lunch in Private Dining Room at 320 Guest Ranch

Take a break in your active day with a delicious buffet lunch. Choose from a menu that might include dishes such as 100% Angus beef burgers with assorted condiments and cheeses, bratwurst with onions and sauerkraut, baked beans, potato salad and chips.

Private Roast-and-Toast Dinner

Gather with your fellow Adventurers on the outdoor deck that overlooks Buffalo Horn Creek and the surrounding mountains to enjoy a dinner renowned in this area, composed of pork roasted outdoors over low heat. Also, look for a pony keg of Montana-brewed beer!

*Minimum age is 8 years old, with a minimum height of 48 inches tall (121.92 cm) and a weight limit of less than 240 lbs (108.86 kg).
**Lessons recommended for ages 10 and above.
*** Minimum age is 8.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner


Day Six 

Breakfast at 320 Guest Ranch

Once again, enjoy breakfast in this rustic restaurant before beginning an exciting day of activity.

Guided Hike to Nearby Ousel Falls

Hike the picturesque Ousel Falls Park Trail, with your Adventure Guides leading the way. Walk among Engelmann Spruce trees as you climb up and down the small canyon with a variety of natural wonders to behold, including dramatic views of the waterfall.

Lunch On Your Own at Big Sky Resort

Take a moment to relax and regroup in this gorgeous area, which refers to itself as the base camp to Yellowstone National Park. In the summer, it provides trails with a variety of flora and fauna running up the mighty mountains and under the famous big sky of Montana.

Choose an Activity at Big Sky Resort

Spend the afternoon at Big Sky Resort, engaged in a thrilling activity. Choose between one of the following:

  • Zip Line Adventure*
    Ride a chair up and take in expansive views of Lone Mountain and the Spanish Peaks of the Madison Range. Then, swoop down the mountain, zipping 150 feet (45.72 m) above the forest floor.
  • Nature Zip Line Adventure**
    Take a 20-minute hike up Lone Mountain and then zip down, taking in Nature along the way.
  • High-Ropes Course***
    With more than 10 elements suspended 20-30 feet (6 m – 9 m) above the ground, relish the challenge of this course. You are safely harnessed and under the supervision of a skilled local expert.
  • Lone Peak Expedition****
    Ride to the summit via chair lift, expedition vehicle and tram with a local expert—and take in the spectacular view.

Farewell Chuck Wagon BBQ Dinner

Share your tales of this adventure with your fellow Adventurers as you bid farewell to Montana and the beauty of Yellowstone National Park at this delightful barbeque dinner. There's nothing better than a summer dinner by the river, the smell of sizzling steaks wafting through the air—no wonder this is one of our most popular events! Before dinner, Guests will enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride to dinner. On the menu is your choice of N.Y. strip steak or barbecued chicken, prepared on an open grill along the banks of the Gallatin River. The evening is complete with entertainment from a genuine cowboy singer!

* Weight restrictions are a minimum of 80 lbs. (36.29 kg) and a maximum of 220 lbs. (99.79 kg)
** Weight restrictions are a minimum of 45 lbs. (20.41 kg) and a maximum of 300 lbs. (136.08 kg)
*** The course is accessed via a 15-minute hike. Minimum age is 11 with a minimum height of 3 feet tall (2.74 m). Weight restrictions are a minimum of 45 lbs. (20.41 kg) and a maximum of 300 lbs. (136.08 kg)
**** This expedition does not have wheelchair-accessibility; however, Guests may be accommodated if they are willing to be carried by their traveling companion

Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner


Day Seven

Breakfast at 320 Guest Ranch

Enjoy a farewell breakfast before you ready yourself for your trip home.

Transfer to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport

Be escorted to the airport and helped with luggage as you bid farewell to Montana… until you return for another dose of nature at her most spectacular!

Meals Included: Breakfast