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Reviewed 16 July 2016

My husband and I truly LOVED our time together at Bison Creek. I didn't want to leave. We stayed in the red, smaller cabins. Our favorite part was the food we ate at the restaurant which is conveniently located on site. We tried the "Sinopah Sundae," which had a base made of Indian fry bread, and was topped off with...

Thank Ashlyn B
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We had a wonderful experience at Bison Creek Ranch, and by the time we left it was beginning to feel like we were part of the family. My family stayed for a week in the A-frame cabin and they are old and rustic, just perfect for the atmosphere we were looking for. The view that you wake up to is...

1Thank Jenni L
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We stayed in May, which is considered the off season, so Bison Creek Ranch wasn't very busy. After driving from Spokane International Airport, I was a little nervous about being able to find the ranch once in Montana. My GPS took me a couple of driveways down from it, however, I was able to eventually figure out where it was....

Thank jenlongo
Bartelso, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The cabin we stayed in was not fancy....rustic but very clean...but the best part of our visit was the hospitality we received from Aaron and Mollie plus everyone else associated with Bison Creek Ranch. The food at the restaurant is some of the best food we have eaten anywhere....Aaron adds those special touches that take a meal from good to...

Thank Rita W
Berkeley CA
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Based on the number of five star reviews, I expected a much nicer place. When you see "rustic" think really basic and don't expect much from the beds. For us, the real kicker was that as soon as my older daughter entered the cabin, she had some sort of severe allergic reaction. At most, she has very mild allergies (sneezes...

Thank MegBerkeley
San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I had a relaxing trip hiking in Glacier and really enjoyed the nights I spent at Bison Creek Ranch. Family owned, home-cooked breakfast (and get a Boxie for lunch too). Nothing fancy--no TV or phones to distract from the stars or sitting out on your porch at night. Warm and friendly, and unlike town, no mosquitoes.

1Thank itsWindy
Reviewed 6 July 2015

We were greeted as soon as we arrived and were given the down low on our reservation. We had both an A-Frame and a cabin and both were very well kept and rustic. The view was breath taking. As you sit on the patio, you are overlooking East Glacier and the mountains are beautiful. We had dinner and breakfast on...

Thank Bryant P
Winter Springs, Florida
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We stayed in the cabins at Bison Creek Ranch last week and had a wonderful time. It's not fancy but it's very comfortable and the people are fantastic. Molly, 'Papa', and young Emmett were great hosts:-). Breakfast both days was delicious (different each day) and there was plenty of food to get us ready for a day of hiking. We...

Thank Rebecca G
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Snow had fallen on East and West Galcier just in time for our September 11-13 visit. My husband, son and I found our gandy dancer cabins (#6+7) clean as as whistle and cozy with their little fireplaces (one gas and the other electric. We enjoyed gourmet breakfasts prepared by Aaron (presentation and taste were completely 5 star quality) and he...

2Thank hovancsek
Reviewed 21 August 2014

At first glance when we arrived, we thought, what have we gotten ourselves into? Then, over the next three days, we realized that Bison Creek was the ideal location. The accommodations are rustic - there is no TV, no jacuzzi, no frills, but then, why would you come out to rural Montana and Glacier National Park if you wanted to...

2Thank Jeremmi

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Bison Creek Bed & Breakfast is a family owned business, originated by the Schauf family in 1952. We are located 1 3/4 miles W of East Glacier Park, MT on US Hwy 2. Quite out of town location with over 200 acres to roam, great views, and focused on Montana hospitality. ... more   less 

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Address: 20722 US Hwy #2 W, East Glacier Park, MT 59434
Region: United States > Montana > East Glacier Park
Price Range: ₹ 5,236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Bison Creek Ranch Hotel East Glacier Park
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“Make sure you arrive in time to relax and have dinner.”
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“we loved the little rustic cabins”
 of 5 bubbles hovancsek, 21 Sep 2014 | Read review
“#4 (our cabin) is handy to lodge for meals but still quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles rashenhurst, 20 Aug 2013 | Read review
“We were very happy with the large cabin which had 2 queens and mini-fridge. Smaller rooms only have 1 bed and no fridge. The one bedroom cabin has small kitchen. There are 3 A-frames with 1 bedroom and with very steep stairs to loft which has 2 twin beds. The A-frames have kitchens. We were there to hike, not cook. And Aaron and Molly serve generous, delicious portions.”
 of 5 bubbles Tonnatraveler, 11 Jul 2013 | Read review
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