Swan Land Company - Farm and Ranch News


One of the most historically significant land and cattle empires in the Rocky Mountain West, Climbing Arrow Ranch (“CA Ranch”) has sold, making it the Most Expensive Ranch in the History of Montana. The Ranch, one of the filming locations for A River Runs Through It, consists of five Ranch Units totaling approximately 79,483 acres spanning four Montana counties. Read more >

The History of Montana's Climbing Arrow Ranch

Montana 1905 - the Charles Baker family bought what is now the center of the Francis Unit of the Climbing Arrow Ranch, and established the Ranch headquarters, which is still used today. The next chapter of the CA Ranch evolved in 1939, when the Francis family purchased the Ranch and expanded it to include adjacent land owned by homesteaders, as well as the Valley and the Hudson Unit.Read more >

Montana's Climbing Arrow Ranch Creates Ideal Photographic Opportunity

Montana's Climbing Arrow Ranch creates an ideal opportunity to capture some amazing photography. This massive historic ranch of nearly 80,000 total acres boasts timbered hillsides, open mountain meadows, lush riparian threads, meandering creeks and rushing rivers.  Take a look at some...Read more >