The Ranch, or MVR for short, sits just a few miles outside of Ennis, Montana along the blue ribbon Madison River. This is where the rugged Rocky Mountains meet the quintessential ranchlands of the wild west. Simply put, we are an established and award-winning fly fishing lodge with a convenient location for anglers, couples, friends and corporate groups to truly get away from it all. Welcome to your new home away from home!
Ennis, Montana is the cultural epicenter of fly fishing and central to the best trout fisheries in Montana. The blue ribbon Upper Madison River in our backyard is legendary in status.View Fishing Options
Our convenient location is a short, scenic drive along the Madison River, transporting you out of the hustle and bustle of everyday life & into the beautiful rural Madison Valley with snow-capped mountains on all sides.
Our culinary team delivers creative dishes each day using locally sourced ingredients and perfectly matched fine wines. Our kitchen rivals the best restaurants in Montana.Whet Your Appetite
We started coming in 2005 and have never had anything but a perfect experience over all these years and visits. The quality of everything the lodge offers has remained consistent since 2005 and we are already booked for trip #12 in 2021!
Lodge's service, food and facilities are 5 star. This lodge is surrounded by such beauty, with mountains in the background, the feel of a log cabin lodge, nicely stocked pond and a portion of the Madison River that you can wade fish in.
I've visited Madison Valley Ranch now too many times to count, and each time I return, the experience gets better. Aside from the world-class fishing, the lodging is second to none, the food is fantastic, and the company is always great.