Alberta Country Vacation Association

Join Us and Experience the Real West – YOUR WAY!
From the prairies to the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, join us in Alberta, Canada… for the ranch and farm holiday of a lifetime!

We are here to help you plan your vacation and to find just the right experience for you!

Whether you are looking for an adventure on a working ranch or a cattle drive or looking to learn about horses and cattle on a guest ranch, or wanting to take a pack trip into the backcountry or a relaxing farm bed and breakfast stay – we have it all!

You can enjoy:

  • Riding horses, backcountry riding, trail riding and ranch riding
  • Cattle ranching, country dancing, western culture, crafts, music & history
  • Camping, fishing, golfing, hiking, birding, canoeing
  • Winter activities – cross-country skiing, skating, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, Spotting wild horses & other Alberta wildlife
  • Sampling fantastic western cuisine
    & so much more….

Unique accommodations include cottages, private log cabins, backcountry cabins, teepees, outfitters tents, campgrounds or ranch houses.

Folks out here are happy to show you the ropes and share their special brand of good old-fashioned western hospitality! They are warm and friendly people with great rural values! Doesn’t matter if they are the strong, silent kind or the jovial, garrulous sort, you just instinctively know that you can totally depend on them. They are great cooks and walking encyclopedias of local and regional history. They have great stories to tell around the campfire or in the kitchen over a coffee or hot chocolate.

Whatever you are looking for in the real west, we can offer it YOUR WAY.

Out here there is a different flow to things – please join us to explore, experience, escape and learn or just kick back and enjoy….