Duaine & Sheila Hagen have been ranching, outfitting, and in the guest business since 1979. Duaine is an established horse trainer and steward of the land. He was just honored with being inducted into the 2019 Wyoming Outdoor Hall of Fame. He gives great credit to his wife Sheila, that he couldn't have done it without her. They have one son, Zeb and a daughter, Alix.
Zeb & Ashlea Hagen live on the ranch with their children Caleb, Bryce, Delanie, Ethan, McKenna, and Kase.
Alix & Kevin Hammond live on the ranch with their daughter Presley.
The Hagen family has been in the outfitting and guest ranch business for the past 39 years and has had the privilege of meeting wonderful people from all over the globe. Whether you are looking for a quiet retreat or a vacation of adventure, Fiddle Back Ranch has something for you. The scenery is magnificent and the fresh air is invigorating. Our facilities range in elevation from 6400 feet to over 8000 with lots of country to see in between. Come see what the Fiddle Back Ranch has to offer you, share in the Hagen’s hospitality and experience, and enjoy the beautiful scenery, wildlife, fishing, and good times here in Meeteetse, Wyoming!
The Fiddle Back Lodge and cabins are located on a bluff overlooking the Greybull River. With fantastic mountain and river valley views, you will think you are in paradise. Fall asleep listening to the river gurgle past, watch the wildlife along the banks, and marvel at the sounds of Sandhill cranes, snipe, geese, and turkeys all while you feel your cares and stress melt away in this tranquil setting.
Cabins: Sleep up to 10 with 4 bedrooms, microwave and small refrigerator in each, and a private bath shared between 2 bedrooms.
The Silvertip lodge is located up the Wood River just a couple miles from the forest service boundary. This majestic lodge sets overlooking the Wood River with breathtaking views.
It is a 4 bedroom 5.5 bath retreat with the ability to accommodate large groups of people. It is fully furnished including kitchen and dining ware. Bottom floor has pool table and foosball.
The price per night is $550.00 and this includes fishing on the famous Wood River.
There are 6 full hook-ups. They all have grass and trees for shade.
The Homestead mountain Lodge and Cabins are located approximately 28 miles west of the picturesque town of Meeteetse. Sitting high upon a mountainside overlooking the Upper Greybull River, the scenery is just breathtaking. The Homestead borders National Forest and the JackCreek Campground. There is gravity fed hot and cold running water, generator power, and a full kitchen. If you love being one with nature in all her magnificence at a secluded ranch, then you will certainly enjoy the Homestead.
The Lodge has one bedroom and one full bath and can sleep 4, in addition to the kitchen and living room area. There are two separate cabins that each sleep 3-4 (No bathrooms). There is a 3/4 bath house between the lodge and cabins as well.
This is grizzly bear country so precautions need to be made and all food is to be kept and stored inside. This is a very remote property and completely off the grid but all of the beauty and seclusion is well worth it.
Fiddle Back Country Wedding
Plan your dream country wedding with plenty of amenities for all your guests.
The Fiddle Back Ranch takes pride in turning their working ranch into a beautiful venue for those who want the country wedding experience.
Friday – Sunday
Up to 125 people -$2,500.00
For more guests please inquire.
**$1,000.00 deposit due upon booking. Remainder due at first day of setup. Refundable only if wedding is more than 30 days out.
The staff at Fiddle Back have helped set up multiple weddings and have the equipment necessary to aid in some of the decorating. The rate per person for help with setup is $35.00 per hour. Our equipment rate is $50.00 per hour.
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FiddleBack Trail Rides
Duaine is a born teacher and loves to share his love for horses with everyone who would like to learn. We are now offering horseback riding and trail rides. We have an indoor and outdoor arena to ride in, obstacle course and scenic trail rides.
$50.00 /hr/person for the 1st hour
$25.00/hr/person for the next hour/s.
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Duaine and Sheila Hagen brought the Outdoor Dream Foundation to their ranch in 2003. This organization gives terminally ill children the chance to live their dream of hunting animals or in the summer, come to the ranch to ride horses, fish, and enjoy the country lifestyle. The ranch hosts the child and their family, taking them hunting, or on tours around the ranch and surrounding areas and attractions nearby, such as the Buffalo Bill Museum in Cody. It is always a joy to meet each child and their families. Their positive attitudes and outlook on life is a very humbling experience. We feel very privileged to be a part of this wonderful program.
Fiddle Back Horses
The ranch has many versatile horses. Duaine has been an experienced horse trainer for many years, putting on clinics for the public, Forest Service, and Game & Fish, to name a few. He has passed his knowledge on to his kids and grandkids, who now help him in the training process and riding to keep the horses in good riding condition. The horses are ready to go move cows, go to a branding, or be used on trail rides. We currently have horses that have been in parades, carry flags at rodeos, can be roped off of and used to barrel race and pole bend.
We have a small herd of Registered Red Angus cattle. We strive to raise high quality beef. This has been a great experience for our children to raise and learn the responsibility of taking care of animals. At certain times of the year we have beef to offer to the public for purchase. Our beef is pasture raised and corn finished to give that great taste to the final product.
Prices do reflect the market price at that time.
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