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Our Historic Ranch


Step Back into the Old West

Settle in for nearly 100 years of vivacious history at a Wyoming dude ranch established by a Hollywood star in 1925 that has kept the Old West alive in every sense.

Feel the peace, quiet, fun, and authenticity of our ranch in the heart of the Shoshone National Forest & the Absaroka Mountains.


The Bill Cody Ranch originated as the Lazy Bar H Ranch owned by Leonard Morris, a Hollywood movie actor in the early- to mid-1900s. The original Lodge was meant to be "typical of Western life."

Today, we just make sure it bleeds Western hospitality, flexibility, and comfort.


Get a taste of the fun you'll have at a ranch where time has nearly stood still.

Preview your horseback rides, area experiences in Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Park, wildlife, and many other thrilling experiences that greet you in Cody, Wyoming.

See why we're rated the #1 hotel in Cody, Wyoming.

Take the next step to see if we're right for your stay.

Lasso some answers to those burning questions.


Bill Cody Ranch is located in the Shoshone National Forest in northwestern Wyoming, just minutes from the Wapiti Valley.

The ranch is only 26 miles from Cody, Wyoming on the way to Yellowstone National Park's east gate on HWY 14-16-20.

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