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Bar U Ranch National Historic Site, Longview

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  • This National Historic Site is the only one to preserve the memory of Canada's ranching industry, which was so critical to its economic and social development. The Bar U was one of Canada's leading co...  more »
  • When I initially planned we'd come here it was more as a detour on our trip from Calgary to Fernie to give the kids something to do to break up the drive. I only thought we'd spend a couple hours here...  more »
  • We did the wagon tour in September with friends from around the world and it was amazing. Learned lots about ranching history in Alberta and even had cowboy coffee[campfire] Worl guests were amazed. W...  more »
  • The buildings are well preserved and it was nice to have an interpreter in the cook house while was making cookies in the cook house. We went during the chore horse competition and it was neat to watch and they had a pamphlet telling you about it. The book that you get when you go in is very detailed and will visit again in the future.
  • Interesting place and friendly explanations about the most authentic and amazing ranch in Alberta. Living history of those who contributed to the most amazing world of cowboy rodeo exhibition. You will spend a beautiful day in this historic place.
  • Beautiful location - nice grounds & good interpretative centre with helpful & interesting local staff. Bar U celebrates the history of Ranching in Canada.
  • Had a wonderful tour of the site on a wagon! Beautiful landscape.
  • Excellent get away from busy life. Specially Canada day.