Enjoy a 7-day winter wonderland at M&M Ranch!

Enjoy a week at our beautiful guest house as the perfect space for a week of winter activities to fully immerse yourself in this incredible season! We have planned a week long itinerary of amazing winter activities around our area for you to experience. Truly enjoy the beauty that an Albertan winter has to offer.

Winter Vacation Packages

Winter Week Vacation

Requirements: Minimum 2 people, max. 8 people
Participants must be in good health and bring winter clothing suitable for -20 C.
Disclaimer: All activities are subject to weather conditions & availability. While we think this sequence is optimal, the weather forecast may cause us to switch things around.
Price: $2,449 CAD per person

Itinerary

Arrive Calgary International or downtown hotel. Transport to ranch. Supper meet & greet
After a hearty breakfast we’ll meet the horses. We’ll provide an introduction to western tack, and tips for riding in the snow. Once everyone is comfortable, we’ll head out for 2-3 hour ride on the ranch.
After breakfast we’ll introduce our guests to the traditional Canadian skill of snow-shoeing and get out to explore nature in winter. We will cover some winter survival tricks and cook lunch over an open fire. After returning to the ranch we’ll saddle up and head out for a couple of hours riding.

Day trip to Banff/Canmore. Options for the day (all guests must choose the same activities because they are geographically separate from each other):
– Downhill skiing at Sunshine (www.skibanff.com)
– Dogsledding near Canmore (extra $100)
(https://howlingdogtours.com/our-tours/unleash-the-musher-two-hour-tour)
– See the sights of Banff, visit the Whyte Museum and the Banff Hot Springs
Return to the ranch for supper

Sleigh ride and skating in morning OR cross-country skiing on the many kilometres of beautifully groomed trail in Bragg Creek (https://www.braggcreektrails.org/trail-maps/). Skis/boots/poles can be rented, and instruction arranged if you feel you need it. In the afternoon we’ll saddle up for a 2-3 hour ride. After showering and changing we’ll head to the local saloon for “open mike” night where people can either sing along or just enjoy the jamming of talented local musicians.
(https://www.powderhornsaloon.ca)

For the last day we plan a full day ride in Kananaskis. The specific route will be chosen depending on weather, trail conditions and group preferences. A sumptuous supper is planned in the evening.

Depart for Calgary after breakfast

Options

Can be booked at time of booking (we need to know at least 1 week ahead to organize our local massage therapist. She will come to the ranch and perform an in-room massage fitted to your needs.
(https://threepointmt.ca)

There will be a full moon on these weeks. A moonlight ride will be scheduled on whichever evening offers the best conditions for riding

2020 Dates

Arrival Departure Price Availability
 5 January  11 January  $2,449.00 Available
2 February  8 February $2,449.00 Available
8 March 14 March $2,449.00 Available
  • You can book outside of these dates for groups of 3 or more

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