Channel your Cowboy

Channel your inner cowboy and get your hands dirty on a working Albertan ranch. Riding to fence posts, feeding the animals, tagging the calves – farm life is physically tough and yet satisfyingly simple. You know what has to be done, and you do it.

Length of Trip : 2-3 Days

Cost : Rates at Skyline Ranch Rates at Sierra West

Best time to go : Open Year Round, although summer is always easier on the body!

Wheelchair friendly : Some ranch activities are not accessible.

Family friendly : Yes

Where to eat : Meals are served at the ranch

Official Site : Skyline Ranching Email: [email protected] Sierra West Cabins and Ranch Vacations Email: [email protected]

Where to Stay : Skyline can accommodate up to 10 guests in the ranch house, or with the rental of private cabins. and accommodate weddings and functions for up to 150 guests. Sierra West has cabins that accommodate groups from 2 – 7 people.

Getting There : Skyline: located in the Porcupine Hills, 30 km W of Claresholm. Sierra West: located 18 km North of Lundbreck on Hwy #22, or South of Longview approximately 1 hour (60 miles)

Note from Robin : Watch out for lassos!  They’re made of a hard, ropey material that leave a strong impression on body parts.

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