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Skyline Guest Ranch

Drop Camps

Do you have your own gear, want to do your own cooking, venture out on your own, but don't enjoy carrying all your gear on your back? We can help!

We are authorized by special use permit to conduct drop camps on the Gallatin National Forest and in Yellowstone National Park.

For trips into Yellowstone National Park, you need to get a backcountry camp permit by contacting the Backcountry office of Yellowstone National Park.


Our Drop Camp pricing is $200.00 per horse or mule, whether ridden or packed. There is a $600.00 per day minimum.

A $25.00 per horse surcharge will be added for trips originating at any trailhead other than the Clarks Fork horse trailhead at Colter Pass (at Skyline Guest Ranch).

A $75.00 per animal per day deposit is required to reserve your drop camp. All deposits and payments are non-refundable.

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