Often described as a “new generation outfitter”, Pat is focused on providing top quality customer service for the guests of M15585 and Swan Mountain Ranch and uses the best equipment, techniques and trip planning strategies that create the best adventure itineraries and experiences today. Over the last 25 years, Pat has been a client of over 34 outfitters located all over the world. Pat will tell you, he has been with some of the best, and unfortunately, some of the worst. This collective experience has enabled him to identify the attributes of many of the finest outfitters and bring this knowledge to M15585. This expertise, combined with his strong business acumen gained through almost three decades in the corporate world, makes Pat unique among Montana outfitters.
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
We have been in 8 years now, we bought a business that had been operating for 34 years, and since then have expanded it do a multi-faceted four season outdoor recreation company.
2. What is your company's mission?
To provide customized experience based vacations for a wide variety of visitors seeking to enjoy Northwest Montana.
3. What does your company specialize in?
Guiding clients on horseback throughout Glacier Country.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
Pat Tabor founder, was a corporate executive for over 25 years prior to starting the M15585. He has tapped into his extensive outdoorsman background as well as travel experience all over the year to form the basis of the quality of service the company now delivers.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
5-day Horse Pack trip into the famed Bob Marshall Wilderness. Popular because it is the right mixture of ruggedness and wilderness sight seeing combined with high quality service and excellent "back country" camping conditions.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
This was the trip of a lifetime, it was everything I hoped it would be and more. I look forward to hearing from you in due course.