From a breathtaking creekside ceremony on a historic ranch to an elegant classic reception in The Baxter's Grand Ballroom, weddings with The Baxter always make a statement. The Baxter has been the center for weddings and special events for over 80 years. The hotel's rich architecture provides a unique and perfect backdrop. The décor is elegant enough to stand on its own, yet neutral enough to customize the style of your day. Whether your wedding vision is elegant, simple, traditional, or rustic, The Baxter has a venue that can be tailored to your style. Located 15 minutes South of Bozeman, Cottonwood Creek Ranch is a 270 acre working ranch. Enjoy a tented reception on top of the open hayfield where your guests are surrounded by panoramic views of the picturesque scenery and the breathtaking Montana sunset. Your wedding day is one of life's most important celebrations and we are dedicated to ensuring that your memories are filled with the joy of expectations exceeded.