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Wilderness Adventure Trips

We offer authentic adventure trips for all who are looking to see what’s over the next horizon. These trips are for anyone who has a little “outside” in their inside. We strive to preserve the outdoor heritage of Montana by exposing and educating the public to the splendor and beauty of the wilderness. Immeasurable peace and harmony comes from putting the hustle and bustle of life aside and connecting with nature’s wisdom. These trips are designed to provide the space for families, friends, and individuals to reconnect, build new relationships, and make lasting memories. From floating the rivers, to riding horses in the mountains, to exploring the history of the wilderness, these trips are truly adventures of a lifetime. Mother nature has her arms open wide, awaiting your arrival. Don’t make her wait!

3-day Wilderness Adventure

This 3-day, 2-night backcountry trip includes horseback riding, hiking, exploring, old mine tours, semi-guided fishing, ATV tours, wilderness survival and “leave no trace” education. The backcountry camp is on private land surrounded by wilderness and accessed by either ATV or horseback. Evenings include a campfire at night, delicious meals provided by our camp cook, and comfortable tent accommodations.

Trips begin June 15th and run through August 31st. Call 406-579-3866 to schedule your adventure trip.
Location: private land in the Absaroka-Beartooth Backcountry
Accommodations: backcountry tent camp with meals provided
Optional Accommodations for Incoming and Outgoing Nights: ABO Lodge in Big Timber with dinner and breakfast included in price. $150/room/night, 2 people per room.
Trip Length: 3 days
day 1: morning pack in, afternoon exploring, fishing, hiking, riding
day 2: all day activities of your choice – exploring old mines, semi-guided fishing, ATV tours, wilderness education
day 3: morning hiking, fishing, etc., afternoon pack out
Price: $1,500 per person for 4 or more people, $1,800 per person for 2-3 people
License needed: Fishing licenses can be purchased over the counter or online at MFWP.

Custom Trips Available Upon Request

Fishing Licenses not included in price of excursions/trips. (For license information check out MFWP) All prices are subject to change.

Learn more about what's included, dates and travel arrangements. Download the information packet below.
3-day wilderness adventure packet

Grizzly/Wolf Photo Safari

If you prefer to do your hunting with a camera instead of a gun or bow, we have the adventure for you. Imagine yourself tracking a grizzly bear or a pack of wolves armed only with your sense of adventure, your photography skill and your trusty camera. We have just added grizzly bear/wolf photo safaris to its list of unforgettable Montana wilderness adventures. If you choose you can leave your camera and just enjoy the thrill of this unique experience. Your guide and tracker will be Absaroka-Beartooth Outfitter, Cameron Mayo. Cameron has spent countless hours riding the Absaroka-Beartooth country. He is an experienced outdoorsman and knowledgeable about the area and its habitat.

These dates do not include arrival and departure days. For example: Trip 1: July 15-20; your arrival date should be July 14th by 4:00 pm at the ABO Lodge in Big Timber, MT. Your departure date would be July 21st from the ABO Lodge by 10:00 am.

These can be either 5-day or 6-day adventures.
Trip 1: July 15-20 (6 day) // July 15-19 (5 day)
Trip 2: July 22-27 (6 day ) // July 22-26 (5 day)
Trip 3: July 29-August 3 (6 day) // July 29-August 2 (5 day)
Trip 4: August 5-10 (6 day) // August 5-9 (5 day)
Trip 5: August 12-17 (6 day) // August 12-16 (5 day)
Trip 6: August 19-24 (6 day) // August 19-23 (5 day)
Trip 7: August 26-31 (6 day) // August 26-30 (5 day)
Location: Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness
Accommodations: Incoming and outgoing nights at ABO lodge in Big Timber with dinner and breakfast. In the backcountry, tent camp and meals provided.
Trip Length: 6 days; 1 day at Independence backcountry camp, 4 days in Hellroaring wilderness camp, 1 day riding out.
5 days; 1 day ride to Hellroaring, 3 days in camp, 1 day riding out.
Price: 6 day: $3,500 – 2 clients to 1 guide, $4,500 – 1 client to 1 guide
5 day: $3,000 – 2 clients to 1 guide, $4,000 – 1 client to 1 guide
License needed: None unless you’d like to fish. Fishing licenses can be purchased over the counter or online at MFWP.

Custom Trips Available Upon Request

Fishing Licenses not included in price of excursions/trips. (For license information check out MFWP) All prices are subject to change.

To learn more about what's included, seasons, dates, and travel arrangements, download the information packet below.
Grizzly / Wolf photo safari info packet

Adventure Helicopter Trips

For those that prefer to “land” in the wilderness without the use of a saddle or ATV, we are working with a partner to bring you the birds-eye entrance to the backcountry. You’ll leave by helicopter from Bozeman and land on private land surrounded by wilderness. Once in camp, you’ll be free to explore, fish, hike, ride horses, take ATV tours, old mining tours, and relax by the campfire.

Trips begin June 15th and run through August 31st. Call 406-579-3866 to schedule your helicopter adventure trip.
Location: private land in the Absaroka-Beartooth Backcountry
Accommodations: backcountry tent camp with meals provided
Optional Accommodations for Incoming and Outgoing Nights: ABO Lodge in Big Timber with dinner and breakfast included in price. $150/room/night, 2 people per room.
Trip Length: 3 days
day 1: morning helicopter ride into camp, afternoon exploring, fishing, hiking, riding
day 2: all day activities of your choice – exploring old mines, semi-guided fishing, ATV tours, wilderness education
day 3: morning hiking, fishing, etc., afternoon helicopter ride out of camp
Price: These prices do not include the helicopter ride. For helicopter price information, please see https://rockymountainrotors.com or call 406-579-9312.
$1,500 per person for 4 or more people, $1,800 per person for 2-3 people
License needed: Fishing licenses can be purchased over the counter or online at MFWP

Custom Trips Available Upon Request

Fishing Licenses not included in price of excursions/trips. (For license information check out MFWP) All prices are subject to change.

Call For Reservations:

406-931-0102

OR

406-579-3866

Deposit, Payment and Refund Policy

A deposit of 50% of the trip is required to book your reservation. This deposit is non-refundable. The balance of the trip is due 30 days prior to trip date and is nonrefundable. Trips not fully paid by this date will be considered cancelled. We recommend Trip Cancellation Insurance. Montana Outfitters & Guides Association suggests Global Rescue travel insurance. http://www.montanaoutfitters.org/travelersinsurance/

We accept Credit Cards (Visa/MasterCard only) and Checks. Make Checks Payable to: Absaroka-Beartooth Outfitters, Inc.