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Starting at $1,000 per night
North Fork Highway, Park County, Wyoming, United States
Starting at $350 per person per night
The UXU Guest Ranch has been in operation as a Dude Ranch since 1929. Outstanding food, luxurious historic log cabins wonderful horses and stunning scenery along with the best fly fishing on the North Fork of the Shoshone River await you. The amazingly scenic horseback riding is one the main reasons people choose the UXU. You will find a diverse range of riding terrain that will allow everyone from the most seasoned cowboy to the upstart Green Horn a chance to enjoy this special activity.
Unique Features: The ranch is located just 20 minutes from Yellowstone National Park and the Shoshone River, that flows right through the ranch property, is rated as one of the top ten freestone rivers in the Rocky Mountains. You can spend all day fishing for Yellowstone cutthroat, rainbows, cuttbows and brown trout.
Accommodations: Nestled amid fragrant towering pine trees, and tucked into the hillside above the sparkling Shoshone River, remote mountain hideaway cabins await your visit. Each cabin has been lovingly restored while maintaining the rustic, cozy, old west atmosphere you expect of a guest ranch holiday. The UXU offers spectacular scenery from every cabin and with close proximity to Yellowstone National Park, you can plan on seeing an abundance of wildlife.
As Suite As It Gets: When money is no object, go for the Hideout, which is one of most requested cabins with two bedrooms overlooking the Shoshone River with soothing, flowing water to wash away your cares as you lie in bed at night. The cabin was built in 1892 as a office and cabin for the manager of the logging operation working the North Fork.
Dining: Guests will enjoy the upscale regional cuisine, full bar with over 40 vintages in the wine cellar. You might find poached trout and wild mushroom roulade sharing the same menu with a 16-ounce ribeye. After a long day of horseback riding in the majestic mountains, fly fishing in the beautiful Shoshone River or even a once in a lifetime scenic tour through Yellowstone National Park you will find the Saloon Bar a great place to kick back and talk about your amazing day over a nice cold and refreshing drink.
Activities: Get ready for amazing vistas, unforgettable horseback riding, world-class fly-fishing and endless hiking trails. Rides range from one hour to all day and multi day pack trips. You can also visit Yellowstone National Park, which is just 17 miles away. Fly-fishing at the Ranch, where the North Fork of the Shoshone River runs through it, is an experience that will be treasured. In the winter months, they offer endless snowshoeing and cross country skiing.
Spa & Fitness: There is no on-site spa or fitness center, but with all of the amazing outdoor activities and fresh air though, you won’t need them.
Location: The Historic UXU Ranch is only 20 minutes from the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park. Established in 1872, Yellowstone National Park is the first national park in the world and is home to a large variety of wildlife including grizzly bears, wolves, bison and elk. This incredible ecosystem spans an area of 3,468.4 square miles (8,983 km2) and is comprised of lakes, canyons, mountains and rivers running through the mountain ranges. Preserved within Yellowstone National Park is the well known Old Faithful.
Closest Airport: Cody, WY is 1 hour, Billings, MT is 2 1/2 hours, Jackson, WY is 3 1/2 hours.
Children’s Programs: No. Although they welcome your children, they do not have any supervised children’s programs.
Pet Friendly: No. Unfortunately, pets are not allowed.
Weddings: Yes. The Historic UXU Ranch is proud to offer a selection of spaces and services suitable for every kind of event or celebration. Widely recognized for the breathtaking facilities, they guarantee to have the perfect venue for your next big day. Contact their logistics specialists to hear more about our rooms, meadows, lodge, catering services, and additional solutions.
Meetings: Yes. For corporate events, there is no better place than The Historic UXU Ranch. Take advantage of the wide variety of spaces to turn your next meeting into something unforgettable. From event planning to catering, the staff is ready to help.
Extra Info: Cody is a town in northwest Wyoming. The Buffalo Bill Center of the West has 5 museums. These include the Buffalo Bill Museum, tracing William F. Cody’s life with multimedia displays, and the Draper Natural History Museum, with wildlife exhibits. Nearby, Old Trail Town is a re-created frontier town with 1800s log cabins and a saloon. Buffalo Bill Scenic Byway winds past craggy cliffs to Yellowstone National Park.