10. Sage Lodge
Looking for a venue with a great team on site to handle all your wedding needs? Look no further. Sage Lodge has a great staff on hand to take all your stress away and allow you to relax and enjoy the day to the fullest. Located near one of Montana's beautiful National Parks, this luxury lodge looks out over the Yellowstone River and the Yellowstone Park itself is just a short 30 minute drive away. Adventurous couples looking for a bit of class and comfort in the wildness of Montana will not want to pass this venue up!
9. Rainbow Ranch
This beauty was featured on our last blog as the absolute stunner of a venue at Katie and Trevor's wedding last December. With mountains and trees surrounding you on all sides, this gorgeous ranch is nested in the heart of true Montana nature. The majestic Gallatin river runs alongside the property and can we say endless photo op moments... um heck yeah. They have several different ceremony location options, including one that can accommodate up to 300 guests. Ladies and gents who have half the world coming to your wedding...this is for you. Finding a venue that can hold such a large number of guests can be more difficult than you would think. Check this place out if this sounds like a problem you may have! (a happy problem of course ;)
Photography: Roots and Willow
8. Copper Rose Ranch
It's no accident that Copper Rose Ranch is located in Paradise Valley, Montana. Let's just say the name is very fitting. Their renovated barn on the property is unlike any you'll find in Montana. Everything from crystal chandeliers to an authentic Western bar, the set-up at the ranch is sure to please our classy brides and their guests. The added bonus of easy access to some of Montana's BEST outdoor activities is the icing on the cake at this venue. Skiing, fishing, snowmobiling, white-water rafting, horseback riding... and this list goes on people. Why settle for simply a wedding venue when you can experience all that Montana has to offer AND get married to your best friend?? Sounds pretty great to me.
7. Chico Hot Springs
Another Paradise Valley venue, Chico Hot Springs is truly a four season wedding destination. The beautiful gazebo pictured below makes for the perfect ceremony spot and some AHmazing photos...I mean come on *cuteness overload* What better way to capture your wild Montana wedding than in this gorgeous place?? For all my winter brides out there... don't fret. They also have a large indoor convention center that can accommodate up to 180 guests and after the whole things over, you and your new hubby can take a dip in the naturally occurring mineral hot springs!
Photography: Honeybee Weddings
6. Rockin TJ Ranch
All inclusive is the name of the game at Rockin TJ Ranch. Professional catering, full service staff, and full wedding planning services are all at your fingertips with this package. Less than 10 minutes away from downtown Bozeman, your bridal party is sure to enjoy a night on the town after the reception...the after party if you will. With both beautiful indoor and outdoor ceremony options, this venue will not disappoint. The spacious 10 acres of property sits nestled at the base of the Bridger Mountains, truly a sight to behold and makes for an incredible wedding backdrop. This place comes decked out with a bridal salon for our lovely ladies and a groomsmen's tent for our fellows. Trust me everyone will be happy here!
5. Headwaters Ranch
You've seen barns, you've seen lodges, you've seen ranches, buuuuuuuut I guarantee you've never seen a round barn on a ranch like the one at Headwaters. If you don't believe me...scroll down now. Cool, right? This unique setup offers an experience really quite unlike any other. They offer a couple different packages, including one that allows you to rent out the entire ranch, with full use of the various ceremony sites available on the property. A truly wild Montana wedding experience awaits you on this 500 acre slice of heaven...yes I did say 500 with two zeros. If your dream is to be married completely surrounded by and immersed in natural Montana beauty, this venue is for you.
Photography: Amelia Anne Photography + Greener Visuals Photography
4. Yellowstone Valley Lodge
This majestic, mountain venue is perfect for our late 2022/2023 brides as they are currently in the process of building an indoor event space on the property. They have an incredible outdoor space for your dream wedding, but very soon you fall and winter brides will have a place to celebrate as well! So... get excited for this one folks. This venue is very appropriately named as it sits right alongside the Yellowstone River and is close enough to the park for a quick newly-wed day trip adventure. Another amazing feature is their locally sourced catering, all food is farm-to-table and we could not be happier about it!
3. Star M Barn
Located just a few minutes outside Bozeman, in beautiful Belgrade, this classic white barn setup is just waiting for you book it! The incredible vaulted ceilings give a gothic style inside their gorgeous reception hall. As you can see in the photos below, the inside of the barn is completely lit up with LEDs, creating a dream like ambiance for your reception or dance hall! The Bridger mountains create yet another amazing backdrop for your ceremony at Star M Barn.
Photography: Opal & Ox Photography and Film
2. Firelight Farm
This place is loaded with history and family tradition, how could we not love it? This vintage barn was renovated in hopes that people would spend their time laughing, dancing, and making unforgettable memories within its walls. As a wedding and event venue, thats exactly what happens there and exactly why its perfect for your big day! Rustic meets luxury in this space just minutes from Bozeman, so you're not too far from the fun of the city.
1. Foster Creek Farm
Another classy white barn to add to your list is the gorgeous Foster Creek Farm. With four different packages to chose from, you are sure to find the right fit for you. Capping out at a max of 100 quests this is somewhat more of an intimate wedding scene than you'll get at the larger lodges or ranches in the area. With several indoor locations, you have options galore including the barn, the suite, the cabin, and the glamping tent. They also have two houses built on site for your wedding party and close family accommodation needs as they both hold up to 11 guests each. Don't pass this place up ladies and gents, go check it out now!
Photography: Rebecca Hollis Photography and Orange Photographie