Alta Ranch is a scenic 2-hour drive from the international airport in Missoula, a 5-hour drive from Spokane, a 9-hour drive from Seattle, and a 9-hour drive from Salt Lake City. Driving south on Highway 93, turn right on the West Fork Road (Highway 473) about 3 miles south of Darby. Follow the signs to Painted Rocks Lake. Continue on the West Fork Road around the lake on the east side. Approximately 2 miles past the lake, turn right at the Alta Ranch sign, just before Mile Marker 27. The ranch is located between Glacier National Park and Yellowstone in southwest Montana.