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TRAVEL GUIDE: MONTANA


Mountainous Montana doesn't disappoint. If you want sweeping vistas, historic landmarks, or even a reenactment of Custer's last stand, then this is the state to visit. Travel along the path of Lewis and Clark or let the natural wonder of Glacier National Park blow you away.


The Wolf Room at Moose Creek Cabins in West Yellowstone, Montana

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With its Wild West heritage, it's no wonder Montana attracts tourists and boasts many places to stay. Before choosing your accommodations, be sure to check out these hotel reviews, ratings and room photos.

TOP 10 HONEYMOON HOTELS
The Resort at Paws Up
Relaxing in nature doesn't have to mean roughing it, especially if you choose to snuggle up in Tent City at this bucolic Rocky Mountain resort. Tents come with luxe linens, art on the walls and electricity. You can also celebrate your love in a historic farmhouse or former hayloft.

The Resort at Paws Up in Greenough, Montana is one of our Top 10 Honeymoon Hotels

Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park in Montana

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Yellowstone National Park

Once referred to as the place where "hell bubbles up," this park was created by a massive volcanic eruption about 640,000 years ago. Yellowstone was the world's first national park and also claims the world's largest active volcano: Old Faithful. Enjoy Yellowstone National Park in all its gurgling, groaning glory.

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BEST STEAKHOUSES
Buck's T-4 Lodge

Escape the Montana cold in the warm, inviting dining room where you can enjoy a variety of steaks from wild game to char-grilled beef.

Buck's T-4 Lodge is one of our Best Missoula, Montana Steakhouses

LIVINGSTON

The Murray Hotel in Livingston, Montana

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The Murray Hotel

Buffalo Bill slept here, and so can you! The owners of the Murray Hotel claim the legendary showman and Calamity Jane are among the guests who have stayed here since the historic hotel opened in 1904. Today's visitors still enjoy an authentic Western experience — with modern amenities and a gourmet restaurant.

TOP 10 WILD WEST RANCHES
The 63 Ranch

Dating back to 1863, The 63 Ranch was the first dude ranch in Montana to be declared a National Historic Monument. It straddles Mission Creek Canyon on the border of Gallatin National Forest, fifty miles north of Yellowstone National Park, and has been family run since 1929.

The 63 Ranch in Livingston, Montana made our list of Top 10 Wild West Ranches

Photo credit: Donnie Sexton/Travel Montana.
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