Activities and experiences

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site

Explore the headquarters of the once-mighty Bar U Ranch. Hitch a ride on a wagon drawn by Percheron horses. Learn to rope a steer, saddle a horse, repair a bridle or sip hot cowboy coffee around the campfire at the roundup chuck wagon beside Pekisko Creek. Reconnect with the land on Canada’s ranch!


Stoney Nakoda camp

Indigenous peoples are an essential part of Bar U Ranch's history

Explore the cookhouse and bunkhouse

Inside the “Belly of the Bar U”, feel the heat of the wood-burning cook stove and taste some fresh baking.

Roundup camp

Gather around the campfire and listen to tales of life on the range

All activities

Find historic buildings, horse-drawn wagon rides, cowboy interpretation, livestock and animals, walking trails and more to discover.


Take part in a wide range of events, special activities and memorable experiences in this unique place in Canada.

Tours and programs

Opportunities for groups to explore and learn at the Bar U Ranch

Visitor centre

Find information on the facilities and services at the Bar U Ranch National Historic Site

Red chairs and trails

There are two sets of red chairs to find at Bar U Ranch National Historic Site


Find out about volunteering opportunities at Bar U Ranch National Historic Site.

Services and amenities

Accessible parking
Accessible Toilet Accessible toilet
Accessible Facilities Accessible services
No dogs
Parking Parking
Picnic area Picnic area
Restrooms Restrooms
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