32 Western Wedding Venues in Montana

May 13, 2024
32 Western Wedding Venues in Montana

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Montana is home to some of the best western wedding venues in the Rocky Mountains. From rustic lodges to working dude ranches, there is a western wedding venue in Montana that suits any wedding fancy. We’ve compiled a list of the best western wedding venues across the state for the ultimate western wedding inspiration. Plan your wedding at one of these 32 western wedding venues in Montana for a wedding day surrounded by rugged mountain peaks and rustic charm.


1. Cattle Springs
1741 Mountain Home Lane, Arlee, MT | (406) 552-5718 | www.cattlesprings.com

One of the newest wedding venues on our list, Cattle Springs began serving couples, their families and guests in 2021. This western wedding venue is set in the middle of a working ranch and boasts spectacular mountain views to create the perfect blend of rustic charm and natural views for your wedding day.

Photographer: Julianna Maree Photography


2. Ranches at Belt Creek
277 Armington Road Belt, MT | (406) 800-0601 | www.ranchesatbeltcreek.com

From mountaintop scenes to modern rustic-style lodges, the Ranches at Belt Creek offers a wide variety of exquisite wedding venue options that are perfect for weddings, ceremonies, and receptions. Your wedding at this Montana western wedding venue includes nearly 8,000 acres of recreational land you will find wide open range, creek side views, as well as incredible views among the tall pines that surround the mountain tops of Bearcat Canyon Ranch. With a large portfolio of wedding professionals, you will be taken care of every step of the way during your wedding planning at the Ranches at Belt Creek.

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3. Foster Creek Farm
2577 Foster Creek Road, Belgrade, MT | (949) 529-0445 | www.fostercreekfarm.com

This 130-year old farm is surrounded by the natural Montana landscape and serves as a beautiful backdrop for your wedding day. Foster Creek Farm remains family-owned and are ready to serve you and your guests in creating your dream western wedding day. The main focal point, a meticulously restored barn, and newly renovated bride and groom’s quarters, no detail is overlooked at the property to make your day unforgettable. Without any outside noise and disturbances from the everyday world, your wedding day at Foster Creek Farm will be nothing short of Rocky Mountain wedding perfection.

See more of Foster Creek Farm on our daily blog!

Photographer: Troy Meikle

4. Roys Barn and Lodge
7851 McGuire Road, Belgrade, MT | (406) 388-2018 | www.roysbarnandlodge.com

An authentic Montana barn and lodge, Roys Barn and Lodge specializes in creating custom wedding weekends for couples. From start to finish, Dan and Nancy Roys pride themselves in working closely with couples to create their dream wedding day. Roys Lodge, only a short walk away from the barn, is a custom log home and serves as the ideal bridal suite with the ability to accommodate up to 10 overnight guests. Book your wedding at this family property for dreamy Montana views and a venue that will make you feel like family.

Photographer: Tawnee Bree Photography

5. Star M Barn
Belgrade, Montana

Star M Barn, only a short drive from Bozeman, is situated on almost 34 acres of farm land and provides a historic ranch setting for your Montana wedding. Your wedding day at this western wedding venue combines mountain views and a historic setting to solidify a rustic ambiance for your Rocky Mountain wedding.

Photographer: Mariah Treiber Photography


6. Flathead Lake Lodge
150 Flathead Lodge Road, Bigfork, MT | (406) 837-4391 | www.flatheadlakelodge.com

A completely customizable venue space, Flathead Lake Lodge offers the option to buyout the entire ranch for three days and three nights for you and your wedding guests. Choose from one of their multiple ceremony and reception locations and work with their team to create a custom wedding weekend itinerary. Your Montana wedding at this lakefront wedding venue will be nothing short of breathtaking!

Photographer: Esther Grace Photo


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7. Lone Mountain Ranch
750 Lone Mountain Ranch Road, Big Sky, MT | (406) 995-4644 | www.lonemountainranch.com

A magical destination in the heart of Big Sky, Montana, Lone Mountain Ranch offers sweeping views, stunning foliage and idyllic Western cabins. This western wedding venue was voted the top wedding venue in Big Sky in 2022 and is ready to serve you and your guests to a true Montana wedding weekend. Exciting activities and a breathtaking environment await during your stay at Lone Mountain Ranch!

See more of Lone Mountain Ranch in our National V8 magazine!

Photographer: Danielle Lopez Photo


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8. Camelot Ranch
8736 Camelot Lane, Billings, MT | (406) 861-5458 | www.camelotranchevents.com

Country rustic charm meets modern amenities at Camelot Ranch. Their indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception sites are completely customizable for any wedding vision. Plan your dream western wedding at their custom built event space and start your next chapter in Billings, Montana. 

For more real wedding inspiration at Camelot Ranch, check out Baylee & Tyler’s wedding day on our daily blog! 

9. WillowBrooke Barn
414 South 64th Street W, Billings, MT | (406) 670-4406 | www.willowbrookebarn.com 

WillowBrooke Barn provides a blank canvas for you to create the Montana wedding day of your dreams. From their picturesque pond and deck to the indoor fireplace and custom chandeliers, there are spaces to fit every wedding vision. You and your guests can dance the night away in the spacious barn for an unforgettable western wedding celebration.

Photographer: Madison Heafner


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10. Hardscrabble Ranch
15660 Brackett Creek Road, Bozeman, MT | (406) 600-2227 | www.hardscrabbleranch.com

Ross Peak serves as the main backdrop for a wedding at Hardscrabble Ranch. Your wedding will be a weekend affair at the Ranch where your closest friends and family can connect while celebrating your next chapter. Plan a wedding at Hardscrabble Ranch to the love of your life anytime of year and take advantage of their beautiful lodges in the winter and glamping tents in the summer.

Photographer: Opal & Ox Photography and Film

11. Firelight Farm
140 Quentin Way Bozeman, MT | (406) 600-6762 | www.firelightfarmmt.com

Surrounded by rolling hills and breathtaking mountain views, Firelight Farm provides the perfect backdrop for a romantic celebration. With its charming barn, lush meadows, and warm ambiance, this Montana wedding venue promises an unforgettable experience for couples and their guests alike. Celebrate your new marriage in their historic two-story barn for a luxurious day that embraces the natural beauty of Bozeman.

View more of Hannah + Milan’s wedding day at Firelight Farm in our Montana 2023 magazine!

Photographer: Logan Cole Weddings

12. Gallatin River Lodge
9105 Thorpe Road, Bozeman, MT | (406) 388-0148 | www.grlodge.com

Known for their authentic Montana hospitality, Gallatin River Lodge are located just 20 minutes from Bozeman and 10 minutes from the airport. The secluded and majestic landscape makes this western wedding venue stand apart from the rest. From day-long rentals to full ranch buyouts, Gallatin River Lodge works with you to plan a wedding celebration uniquely curated to you and your spouse-to-be.

13. Love Lane Barn
3443 Love Lane, Bozeman, MT | (406) 581-6967

Love Lane Barn’s core values include value and convenience while maintaining a cozy, intimate and charming atmosphere. Family-owned, this barn was carefully constructed using old original timbers to create a unique rustic charm. You and your spouse-to-be can play off of the barn’s elegant simplicity during your wedding celebration.

Photographer: Jacilyn M

14. The Rockin’ TJ Ranch
651 Lynx Lane, Bozeman, MT | (406) 585-0595 | www.rockintjranch.com

Rockin’ TJ Ranch specializes in weddings, which means your wedding day at the Ranch will include a talented team of experts to bring your vision to life. Choose from one of their all-inclusive wedding packages that includes full-service planning, staffing and catering to ensure that your wedding day is a breeze. With unobstructed views of the Bridger Mountains and multiple customizable indoor and outdoor venue spaces, your western wedding at Rockin’ TJ Ranch is sure to stun!

Photographer: Heather Joy Photography


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Gallatin Gateway

15. Rainbow Ranch Lodge
42950 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, MT | (406) 995-4132 | www.rainbowranchbigsky.com

Set in the spectacular beauty of southwest Montana, the Rainbow Ranch’s lodge, historic barn, covered deck and river rock gazebo grill combine with incredible food, service and accommodations to create the perfect venue for weddings and special events. Nestled in the Gallatin Range alongside the picturesque Gallatin River, Rainbow Ranch Lodge provides an unparalleled setting offering a unique combination of elegance, romance and Big Sky country alpine surroundings.

See more of Dawn + Tim’s wedding day at Rainbow Ranch Lodge on our daily blog!

Photographer: Sierra Dawn Photo

16. 320 Guest Ranch
205 Buffalo Horn Creek, Gallatin Gateway, MT | (406) 995-4283 | www.320ranch.com

320 Guest Ranch offers multiple unique events sites in a historic ranch setting for a Montana event that is better than you could have imagined. Guests can stay on-site in luxury log cabins to spend a weekend getaway participating in outdoor activities, like: fly fishing, horseback riding, soap making and sleigh rides. Whether you’re in need of a full-service wedding venue or rehearsal dinner space, 320 Guest Ranch offers a Montana venue that is sure to blow you away.

Check out this bright Montana wedding day at 320 Guest Ranch for more wedding inspiration!

Photographer: Orange Photographie

17. The Riverhouse BBQ & Events
45130 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, MT | (406) 995-7427 | www.riverhousebbq.com

Located on the banks of the Gallatin River, the Riverhouse BBQ & Events is a unique backyard barbecue wedding venue. Celebrate your Montana wedding while treating up to 300 guests to delicious, authentic Texas barbecue in the heart of Montana. The Spanish Peaks offer picturesque mountain views while you and your guests enjoy the western beauty of Montana during your wedding celebration.

Photographer: Honeyseed Photo & Film


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18. Hart Ranch
73800 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway, MT | (406) 763-1001 | www.hartranchevents.com

Located on their family’s 50-acre homestead just outside of Bozeman, in the quaint little town of Gallatin Gateway, you will find Hart Ranch. Authentically Montana, this venue offers flexible event spaces and leans into the natural elegance of the surrounding area. With a combination of country styling and upscale finishes, their custom venue was designed to accommodate up to 300 guests and serve as the blank canvas for your western wedding day vision.

Photographer: Opal & Ox Photography and Film


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19. The Barnsion
402 South River Drive, Harlowton, MT | (406) 220-0795 | www.thebarnsion.com

A first class venue, The Barnsion offers a tranquil setting for your Montana wedding. Enjoy their many amenities, western decor and scenic vistas during your wedding day surrounded by your closest friends and family. Plan your wedding at this western wedding venue for breathtaking views and a true western flair.


20. The Kleffner
305 Highway 518, East Helena, MT | (406) 439-9466 | www.kleffnerranch.com

Charm, elegance, and romance, await at the Kleffner for your Montana western wedding day. Their big red barn is embellished with wood floors, high ceilings, and beautiful stone, creating an unforgettable ambiance for your big day. With customizable wedding packages, your wedding at Kleffner Ranch will be authentically you!

21. Summer Star Ranch
7451 Owl Gulch Road, Helena, MT | (406) 461-2659 | www.summerstarranch.com

Summer Star Ranch specializes in both guest stays and hosting events for a true Rocky Mountain wedding day. Their unique location, midway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks, offers unmatched mountain views. Their highly curated list of industry professionals and knowledgable event planners will ensure your wedding day is a breeze. Plan your wedding at this Montana wedding venue for adventurous activities and a wedding celebration under the never ending “Big Sky.”

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22. Bucking Horse Pavilion
11185 Churchill Road, Manhattan, MT | (406) 580-4168 | www.buckinghorsepavilion.com

One of the most authentically western venues on our list, Bucking Horse Pavilion includes and entire Old West town that was specifically designed to recreate a piece of American history. Plan your wedding at this Montana wedding venue and celebrate the day in their banquet room, lush front lawn or Saloon.


23. The Barn on Mullan
8500 Mullan Road, Missoula, MT | (406) 532-1008

For the perfect blend of rustic charm and elegance, meet the Barn on Mullan. This dark paneled barn in Missoula is a dreamy destination for any western wedding event. Plan your wedding at this Montana wedding venue to bask in the beauty of Big Sky country while dancing the night away under the stars with your closest friends and family.


24. The Barn at Finley Point
33213 Finley Point Road, Polson, MT | (406) 887-2444 | www.barnatfinleypoint.com

Located on the shores of Flathead Lake, the Barn at Finley Point is ready to make your event the experience of a lifetime. With views of their farm, Flathead Lake and the Mission Mountains, every space on the property offers picturesque Montana views. With both indoor and outdoor venue options, you can enjoy this western wedding venue anytime of year!

Photographer: Haley J Photo


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Red Lodge

25. Fox Fields
52 Fox Road, Red Lodge, MT | (406) 425-0064 | www.fox-fields.com

A vintage farmstead nestled on the rolling foothills of the Absaroka Beartooth Mountain Range, Fox Fields is surrounded by lush hay fields, a picturesque pond, and meandering creeks. Their new two-story barn offers you an abundance of amenities to assist in creating your dream western wedding.

Photographer: Macy Spencer Photography

26. Montana Wildflower Weddings & Special Events
7461 US Hwy 212, Red Lodge, MT | (406) 446-4933 | www.montanawildflowerweddings.com

Montana Wildflower Weddings & Special Events is a dream wedding venue within minutes of Red Lodge and it is one of the closest mountain settings near Billings. From coordination to their on-site decor collection, this Montana western wedding venue leaves no detail untouched when it comes to your wedding day. Bask in the beauty of Montana Wildflower Weddings & Special Events on your wedding day while embracing the natural beauty of lush green meadows, vibrant flower gardens, spectacular water features and the breathtaking panoramic view of the mountains.


St. Ignatius

27. Rugged Horizon
62143 Blood Ranch Lane, St. Ignatius, MT | (406) 240-9903 | www.ruggedhorizon.com

With panoramic views of the rugged Mission Mountains and the rolling fields of the property, Rugged Horizon is a beautiful western wedding venue to host your Montana wedding. Enjoy a wedding celebration with your closest friends and family at this wedding venue for rugged charm and memorable event spaces.

Photographer: Mudshine Media


28. Copper Rose Ranch
2173 East River Road Livingston , MT | (406) 221-2016 | www.copperroseranch.com

Copper Rose Ranch rests at the feet of the Absaroka mountain range in the beautiful Paradise Valley Montana. Their100 year old barn, fitting 250 seated guests, has been fully renovated with barn wood walls, 18th century antique chandeliers, an elegant/western style bar, gas fireplace, catering kitchen and windows galore to appreciate those majestic mountain views. Your guests can enjoy a stay at one of their cozy log cabins and spend their days adventuring on the Yellowstone River for a truly unforgettable wedding weekend.

View more of Copper Rose Ranch in our Montana 2023 magazine!

Photographer: Danielle Lopez Photo

West Glacier

29. Green Valley Ranch
300 Desert Lodge Road, West Glacier, MT | www.greenvalleyranchmontana.com

One of the most unique wedding venues in Montana, Green Valley Ranch is nestled on 480 acres of private property near the west entrance to Glacier National Park. Guests can enjoy a stay at this family-owned ranch and immerse themsevles in the natural wonders of Northwest Montana. Plan your wedding at this Ranch for a blank space to create your dream western wedding day!

For more wedding inspiration at Green Valley Ranch, check out our Montana 2022 magazine!

Photographer: Amber Lynn Photography


30. The Copper K Barn
786 Point of Rocks Road, Whitehall, MT | (406)581-4477 | www.thecopperkbarn.com

The Copper K Barn, originally built in the late 1800’s for mining, is transformed a few months out of the year into a beautiful wedding venue that offers people a majestic and spiritual atmosphere to celebrate love and life under God’s prime Montana sky. Located eight miles south of Whitehall at the foothills of the Tobacco Root Mountains on the Point of Rocks, the breathtaking views are endless. Plan your wedding at this western wedding venue from late spring to early fall for an unforgettable Montana wedding day. 

​Photographer: K. Sandru Photography


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31. Star Meadows Ranch
4750 Star Meadows Road, Whitefish, MT | (406) 862-8006 | www.starmeadowsranch.com

Star Meadows Ranch is designed to avoid the stress associated with metropolitan venues and destination wedding arrangements in tourist hubs. Located on 360 acres of mountain, meadow and stunning headwater creeks, there is an abundance of beautiful spots for your Montana wedding. Plan your wedding at this western wedding venue to embrace the natural western beauty of Star Meadows Ranch!

32. The White Lion
2130 Lion Mountain Loop Road, Whitefish, MT | (406) 260-7990 | www.thewhitelionvenue.com

From beginning to end, The White Lion staff will make sure your wedding day at their western venue is nothing short of perfection. Nestled next to Whitefish Lake, this venue stands as an enchanting wedding venue that epitomizes elegance, beauty, and everlasting love. With perfect picturesque views, this Montana wedding venue offers the option to host a wedding day that embraces the true Montana way of life.

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