Our mission is to build the best possible American made custom saddle for our customers and their horses.Craftsmanship, quality and comfort are our top priorities.
This Website is a catalog of some examples of the custom saddles that we can help design and build for you. Whether it be for ranch work, reining, cutting, western pleasure, trail pleasure, roping, barrel racing, team penning and/or trail riding etc. we can build your one of a kind saddle. Our saddles are truly a functional work of art.
Why have a custom saddle built by Bear Creek? The reasons are simple, our saddles are built with the individual rider in mind, both in fit and personality. Every element of the saddle is custom fit to ensure a comfortable ride for the horse and rider alike. Not only are they built for comfort on the trail and in the show arena, they are built to stand up to the rigors of the toughest ranch work.
We also carry a wide selection of used Western and English saddles and tack in our shop. Name brands such as Circle Y, Billy Cook and Big Horn just to name a few, come by any time and check us out. Our inventory constantly changes so give us a call at
(270) 286-4990 and see what we have in stock.
Many riders have a tack room full of saddles that didn't work out. Others are constantly buying and selling saddles in search of just the right one. It doesn't have to be this way. If you do your homework beforehand to truly understand your horse's and your own needs, you can purchase the one saddle that will be a match for you, your horse, and your riding activities. Check out our Buying Guide so that you will be better prepared to make that very important decision. Unlike production saddles, each of our custom saddles are built to your specifications. We rely on direct communication with you the customer to ensure your complete satisfaction. Together we can design and build your one of a kind dream saddle, that with proper care will last a life time. Check out our Design Options page, it will help you in making decisions on what you want your custom saddle to look like.
We use only stainless hardware. High quality leather, Montana Silver and Cowboy Decor conchos and hardware. We have a wide variety of concho styles to choose from. We use the highest quality Steele Equi-Fit and Flex trees with a five year warranty. Build time is approximately 8 to 10 weeks. Special tree orders may add additional build time due to tree construction time
Please keep in mind that the saddles presented are just a sampling of the possibilities and offer suggestions for your finished product.
You can design and customize your one of a kind saddle or place a standard order as pictured. You can also order the full package, this includes the matching headstall, breast collar and back rigging. Your rigging options are standard, in skirt or drop rigging. The options are limitless, so please contact for pricing info.
The finest materials, hardware and uncompromising dedication to detail and quality are put into each saddle we create. Best of all, our saddles are built in the USA.