ALTHOUGH I’VE LIVED on both
coasts as well as in the Midwest
and have driven cross-country
a few times, somehow I’d never
made it to Montana. I jumped at
a chance to go on my first ranch
trip, which just so happened to be
in this beautiful state.
The Ranch at Rock Creek is much more than
your average guest ranch. It’s a five-star
luxury resort that manages to maintain all of
the rustic charm you hope for when taking
a ranch vacation. Based on the East Coast,
owner Jim Manley spent 20 years searching
for the perfect parcel of land to buy for his
friends and family to vacation on, and in
2010 he opened it to the public as a resort.
Situated a comfortable distance from
the small town of Philipsburg, Mont., the
A VISIT TO THE
RANCH AT ROCK CREEK IN MONTANA
PROVIDES PLENTY OF RIDING, SCENERY AND OUTDOOR FUN.
BY HOLLY CACCAMISE