What's New at Royal Tine

Horse and mule packing class

We have a brand new 3 day course offering! Check it out here: Horse and mule packing class.

Follow us on Instagram!

Check out some of our adventures hunting, chasing lions, riding horses and living the mountain life!
Royal Tine on Instagram

Shop Our Store!

Order a Royal Tine hat or buckle online at our new store page!
Shop our Royal Tine Store!

406 Precision Long Range Shooting School

406 Precision and Royal Tine have partnered up to create a premiere long range shooting course here in beautiful Philipsburg, MT, find out more about it here!

Check out Royal Tine's YouTube channel!

Instructional videos, hunting videos, class videos, packing and knots videos and more!
Royal Tine on YouTube

2014 marks Royal Tine's 20th Anniversary!

In operation since 1994, Royal Tine is the oldest continuously operating guide school in Montana! We're not the best because we're the oldest - we're the oldest because we're the best!

Here are some Royal Tine grads, with their 2012 season pictures

Check out this blog post for a good summary from cooking school student Ruth Woods!

Royal Tine is on Facebook!

Click here to check it out!

Royal Tine Outdoor Adventurer Program

This is for those you that would like to learn many of the skills of the guide and packer class, but really have no intentions of working as a guide or packer.

This class will improve your skills and experience in the back country, whether you want to try some do-it-yourself trips, or you are just looking for a new and exciting adventure -- Royal Tine's Outdoor Adventurer is the ticket for you.

Click here to check it out!

Royal Tine's Camp Cook School featured on the Food Network!

Check out these clips.

Let us know what you think after you've watched by posting a message on our forum. ..thanks and enjoy!

Royal Tine's Message Board! "The Camp Fire"

Please take a couple seconds to visit our hunting and fishing message board and discuss the Royal Tine Guide and Packer School, general hunting and fishing, and more! Registration for the message board takes two seconds and requires no email verification, etc. Pull up a stump, enjoy, and we'll talk to you inside! Hunting and guiding message board


The first buckle, 2.5"x 3.5" (pictured right) $90, the second buckle, 3"x4" (pictured below left) $110, and the third, 3"x4" (pictured below right) $120. These are genuine Montana Silversmith buckles! These prices include shipping.

To order contact us with your name and shipping address. Specify which buckle you want.
Looking to hire a qualified hunting guide? If you're an outfitter or run a hunting operation, visit our Hire A Guide page.
Hunting, Guiding, Camping Forums
Learn to be a camp cook and get a job with an outfitter, or take the course for fun! Visit our Camp Cook School to check it out!
Learn new skills and have a blast in our 3 Day Packing Class!
May 8 - June 2: 
  4 Week Guide and Packer School
June 12 - July 7: 
  4 Week Guide and Packer School
July 13 - July 15: 
  3 Day Packing Class
July 20 - July 22: 
  3 Day Packing Class
July 27 - July 29: 
  3 Day Packing Class
August 7 - Sept 1: 
  4 Week Guide and Packer School

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Royal Tine Guide & Packer School  -  PO Box 809 Philipsburg, MT 59858  -  (406) 859-5138  -  royal_tine@yahoo.com