kindly about your horse when traveling...
use overnight horse stables and pastures at QV Bar Ranch
QV Bar Ranch is a
Horse Motel for overnight boarding during your travels in
Western Montana. It is an unpretentious well maintained
place that provides a clean comfortable stay where you
and your horse feel safe and welcome. We have four different
pastures with run-ins, automatic waterers, and
horse-friendly fencing for overnight or multi-day stays.
We will ask all
horse owners for current health papers, including a negative
Coggins test. For health purposes, we assure that all
visiting horses are kept separated from our "locals."
your trailer and camping is possible with your horse stay.
If you want to exercise your horse during the stay, there is
a 50 foot round pen, a 290 x 150 outdoor riding arena, a
trail obstacle course, or you could trail a couple
cows in one of the pastures.
Farrier & Vet on call.
We are located
just off Highway 200 halfway between Spokane, WA. and
Missoula, MT. in the Old West community of Thompson Falls,
and restaurants nearby.
QV Bar Ranch is a member of Horse Motels International.
Click here for Motels and B&Bs in the Thompson Falls
There are plenty of other sights to see and things to do for
those that want a little excitement. Take a look at
the activities below:
The 2.2 million acre Kootenai National Forest with its
collage of cliffs, spires and canyons contains over 1,400
miles of trails to hike*, ride, bike , 4-wheel or
The Clark Fork River is minutes away and offers excellent
fishing, and is uncrowded for boating activities. The Clark
Fork is a tributary of the Columbia River, and has its
beginning as a small stream in Butte, MT. In the
Thompson Falls - Trout Creek area, it gives you 42 miles
from dam to dam to fish for northern pike, walleye, both
large and smallmouth bass, perch, whitefish and the various
species of trout. Thompson River and Bull River are also
nearby and offer excellent fishing.
The Cabinet Mountain Wilderness Area is a short distance
away, with over 94,000 acres and many peaks over 7500 feet.
Itís a great place to view sheep and goats. While in the
Cabinets, a hike through the Ross Creek Cedar Grove is a
must. There are 100 acres of Western Red Cedars, some over
200 years old, 8 feet in diameter and reaching over 175 feet
The Kootenai River Falls is a spectacular river gorge with
a pedestrian cable bridge that crosses over the Falls for
viewing and picture-taking.
Sanders County has two legendary hot springs; Quinnís Hot
Springs Resort and Symesís Hot Spring Resort. Both have
mineral baths and hot outdoor pools to enjoy.
Visit Glacier National Park, three hours away via the Hot
Springs Valley and Flathead Lake, or scenic Hwy 2 which
takes you through the alpine area of Northwest Montana.
Lastly, check out the ranch horses for sale at the QV Bar
Ranch or pickup something from the Ranchís blacksmith shop
alongside the Traders cabin on site.
Current Negative Coggins, Health and Ownership papers
When you are looking for affordable Horse Motel, Hostel,
overnight stable, or boarding, QV Bar Ranch is your best
choice in Northwest Montana.
encouraged but are not required. Please call before 5 PM for
availability if you do not have a reservation. Call toll
QV Bar Ranch is a
member of Horse Motels International.