Wednesday ยท February 7, 2024
Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch: Your Gateway to Adventure
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Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch in North Dakota | Top Horse Trails

In the heart of the rugged North Dakota Badlands, where the horizon stretches wide and the spirit of adventure beckons, Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch emerges as a sanctuary for those seeking an unforgettable equestrian experience. This is not just a destination; it's a gateway to days-long adventures and overnight rests amidst the untamed beauty of the Badlands.

Full-Service Lodging: A Home Away from Home

At Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch, comfort meets adventure. Immerse yourself in full-service lodging complete with a restaurant and lounge, where hearty meals and warm hospitality await. Whether you're seeking a cozy retreat after a day on the trails or a place to relax and recharge for your next adventure, our accommodations provide the perfect blend of comfort and convenience.

Campsite Options: From Hookups to Dry Camps

For those who prefer the simplicity of camping under the stars, Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch offers camper hookups and dry campsites. Set up your tent or RV amidst the rugged beauty of the Badlands and fall asleep to the soothing sounds of nature. With ample space and facilities, our campsite options cater to both adventurers and nature enthusiasts alike.

A Haven for Horse Enthusiasts

For horse enthusiasts, Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch is a paradise. Bring your own mount and explore the vast expanse of the Badlands on horseback. Our extra stock and arena facilities provide everything you need for a memorable riding experience. Whether you're a seasoned rider or new to the saddle, our trails offer the perfect blend of challenge and serenity.

Spectacular Scenery Awaits

Get ready to embark on an adventure like no other as you traverse the rugged terrain of the North Dakota Badlands. From towering rock formations to sweeping vistas, every turn reveals a new facet of this breathtaking landscape. Get up close and personal with some of the most spectacular scenery in the West, and let Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch be your guide to the wonders of the Badlands.

Come, and experience the thrill of adventure at Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch—a place where the spirit of the wild meets the comforts of home, and every hoofbeat echoes with the promise of new discoveries.


Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch offers the following facilities and amenities:

  • 27 modern furnished, air-conditioned rooms built in a rustic log cabin style or hook up to services on one of the camper sites
  • Barns
  • Segregated pens
  • Horse corrals
  • A new arena with clean fresh water and room
  • Feed and certified hay is available. 
  • Equestrian trails
  • Stable facilities


We offer full-service lodging with a restaurant and lounge, camper hookups, and dry camp sites plus we have extra stock and arena facilities if you would like to bring your mount. Contact us to see what Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch can offer you!


Cost Details:

  • 1 or 2 adults: $$100 to $150.00 + Tax (Each Additional adult: $15.00)
  • Hookups: $40.00 
  • Electric Power Only: $25.00
  • Dry: $15.00 
  • Boarding: $10.00/Horse/Day



  • Call: 701-623-4200
  • Fax: 701-623-4202


If you want to discover and explore other campsites and horse trails, here are some of them that you may visit:

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Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch does require reservations for overnight accommodations. Please visit their page here on Top Horse Trails - Buffalo Gap Guest Ranch for more information.