Sixty Three Ranch

Summer Ranch Jobs near Yellowstone Park

63 Ranch is a family owned and operated guest ranch that has been in operation since 1930.  Providing guests with a vacation of a lifetime is our mission, and we have fun while doing it!!

Close to Livingston, Montana and an hour away from Yellowstone Park.

About Sixty Three Ranch

Employment at a guest ranch can be hard work, but it’s also a great deal of fun and extremely rewarding!  You will have the opportunity to meet people from around the world......maybe even from your home town! 

Our setting is at the base of the Absaroka Mountains and our backyard is shared with the Absaroka Beartooth Wilderness.  Horseback riding, cattle work, hiking and fishing are the primary activities here at 63 Ranch, and lots of it!  As always our staff plays a very important role in all of this so inquire about employment today!!

Our 2018 season runs mid June through mid September.  We are looking for applicants to begin as early as mid-May and others to stay through the end of September.  However, we are able to consider a few applicants that need to leave early due to school or other commitments.

Ideal Candidate

Employees at 63 Ranch are like family.  We eat together, live together, work together......we do A LOT together as a team!!  Our primary objective is to provide our guests with an unforgettable dude ranch vacation.  That being said, working on a dude ranch is hard work, but there is nothing more rewarding!  Employees must have a "can-do" attitude and not be afraid of giving 100% in everything they do.  We work hard, but we play even harder!!

Room and Board

Staff housing is provided on-site along with a monthly salary (based on position), three meals a day (including days off), access to ranch activities on days off, etc.  Our coin operated laundry facilities are available on-site for our staff's use and most bedding and other toiletries are also provided.

Employee Perks

Staff work 6-day work weeks and enjoy an additional half-day off on Saturdays once our guests have departed.  Tips are often left based on our guest's satisfaction of our employees' services.  These tips are pooled and distributed evenly amongst our staff.

Getting Here and Getting Around

63 Ranch is located 12 miles outside of Livingston and approximately 1 hour from Bozeman's Gallatin International Airfield.  Employees are responsible for providing their own transportation to and from their employment with 63 Ranch.  We are happy to provide driving directions if individuals are interested in bringing their own vehicle.  Otherwise, we can arrange to pick you up in Bozeman, MT, if you decide to fly.  Please note that we do not provide access to ranch vehicles for employee use.

For Fun

Staff should enjoy their season here at 63. Your day off is a great time to enjoy Montana's many attractions, or just relax and enjoy the scenery here on the ranch.  Surrounding attractions to 63 Ranch include: Yellowstone National Park, float trips on the Yellowstone River, Museum of the Rockies, Chico Hot Springs, The Beartooth Highway and much more!!

Our Jobs

Breakfast Cook/Baker

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: baking desserts and breads daily, to-order preparation for breakfast, routine kitchen sanitation/cleaning, etc.

Dishwasher/Kitchen Assistant

Assist where needed before meal service to ensure meals are served on time. Food prep, salad making and general assistance with meal preparation. Responsible for taking care of dishes after all three meals during the day and also lend a hand in routine cleaning and general chores within our kitchen


Cabins are turned over each week for guest's arrival on Sunday so cleanliness and sanitation are of utmost importance. Housekeepers are responsible for taking care of guest lodging on a daily basis, laundry, cleaning of main lodge and other guest facilities, etc.

Lunch/Dinner Cook

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: lunch and dinner meal service, weekly food inventory, routine kitchen sanitation/cleaning, etc.


We are looking for a friendly, enthusiastic, active, hardy individual. They will be responsible for basic maintenance, vehicle cleaning, guest transport, landscape work, fencing and set-up for weekly activities.


Responsible for taking care of guest and staff dining room during all three meals each day, laundry of dining room and kitchen linens, cleaning of dining room after each meal, setting tables, replenishing food items, clearing food after each meal, etc.

Swing Shifter

Work in all departments to fill in on other staff's day off. This position will help in with housekeeping, dishwashing, serving and wherever needed. Responsibilities include (but, are not limited to): cleaning responsibilities in guest cabins, dishwashing, serving meals to guests in dining room.


Primary responsibilities include: providing care and safety to ranch guests on guided trail rides twice daily, offering riding instruction along with leading/participating in evening activities which include square dancing, Friday night steak fries, and s'more roasts for children.

How to Apply

Please visit our website to learn more about us. If you'd like to apply, please send us in inquiry, (Apply Now will take you to our inquiry form.) and we will then forward our applications to your attention.

We hope you'll give 63 Ranch serious consideration and look forward to hearing from you!

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