Alberta: the mountains of the West

7 days / 6 nights from € 1.890
https://www.gohorse.it/en?p=27553
per informazioni: Go World S.r.l.
via Canale, 22 - 60125 Ancona
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Alberta: the mountains of the West

An amazing adventure spent in the Kananaskis area, close to the scenic Canadian Rockies. in order  to have the least possible environmental impact we reserve this fantastic experience for small groups: we do not offer luxury and substitutes for adventures for tourists, but the unspoiled nature of the mountains combined with a beautiful team spirit, breathtaking scenery, good food and the opportunity to learn to live with our horses for a few days immersed in the Canadian scenery.

Departures on request from 01/01 to 31/12

PARTICIPANTS: MIN 1 MAX 7

1° day

CALGARY/BRAAG CREEK (-/-/D)

Upon arrival at Calgary airport we recommend hiring a car (quotation on request) and an approximately one hour self-drive transfer to the Ranch which is located a few miles from the picturesque village of Braag Creek, on the slopes of the rocky mountains (transfer on request). Check-in and welcome dinner.

2° day

WHISKEY RIDGE (B/L/D)

Breakfast and first encounter with the horses. Today we will take a walk around Whiskey Ridge.

3° day

BRAAG CREEK (B/L/D)

Today we plan to ride around 4 hours west of the village of Braag Creek, where we will then stop for a short tour and some shopping before returning to the ranch.

4° day

NORTH FORK (B/L/D)

We will ride to North Fork which is approximately 23 miles southwest of the ranch. There will be incredible scenery on the rocky mountains and especially in September you will cross the forest in its most incredible magnificence.

5° day

ELBOW VALLEY (B/L/D)

We will go further into the unspoiled nature of the mountains, and we will reach up to 3000 meters, where the vegetation, now sparse, will give way to rocks.

6° day

POWDERFACE RIDGE (B/L/D)

As the last day and culmination of this adventure we will have an incredible panorama from a point of view at 2100 meters, from which we will observe the hundreds of kilometers of peaks that extend to the east.

7° day

BRAAG CREEK /CALGARY(B/-/-)

After breakfast, departure independently for Calgary airport. Calculate a flight departing around 13.00 for Italy.

Tariff per person, starting from:

DepartureDoubleSupplement single
From 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2021€ 1,890€ 250

Notes

(B / L / D): B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = Dinner

  • Extra day with horseback riding in double – full board: € 270

Difficulty level: From ° to °°°°°

DURATION: 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS

DIFFICULTY: FROM ° TO °° (FROM SIMPLE TO INTERMEDIATE)

ACCOMMODATION: RANCH

EQUIPMENT: WESTERN (ENGLISH SADDLE ON REQUEST)

HORSES: QUARTER HORSE, ARABS, PAINTS, CANADIANS, MISSOURI FOXTROTTERS

GAIT: MAINLY PASS ON MOUNTAIN TRAILS WITH POSSIBILITY OF GALOPES IN OPEN AREAS. SOILS IN PART ROCKY AND DENSE FOREST. 4-7 H PER DAY ON THE SADDLE DEPENDING ON THE LEVEL OF PARTICIPANTS

TYPE : Equestrian stay

ACCOMMODATION:

The ranch is located in one of the most beautiful areas in the world to discover on the saddle! Small structure of 5 simple rooms with two bathrooms shared by guests. Beautiful bonfire area (and smoking area) and relaxation area with party games and music. Homemade cuisine of typical products, lunches will tend to be eaten packed (Diets for celiacs on request with a supplement of usd 55). No alcohol is served, everyone can bring what they want.

Possibility of in-room massages (for a fee), paddle and canoe in summer, skates in winter, in the small lake adjacent to the ranch.

Note: The itinerary described above is to be considered indicative. It may be subject to variations due to weather conditions, wildlife activity and / or circumstances beyond our control. The guides reserve the right to modify and possibly propose alternative activities that will be presented to the group and discussed jointly. Variable length of stay with a minimum of two nights.

Exchange rate 1 EUR = 1.08 USD

Exchange rate variations with fluctuations greater than 3% will result in an adjustment of costs and will be communicated within 20 days of departure.


The tariff includes

  • All meals as per program
  • 6 nights on the ranch
  • 5 days on horseback (4-7 hours a day)
  • Horses and equipment available
  • Expert guide of the English speaking territory
  • Activities complementary to the ranch and use of common areas
  • Compulsory taxes of 5%
  • Gadgets, luggage tags and various illustrative documentation
  • Insurance for medical assistance, medical repatriation and damage to luggage

The tariff does not include

  • Intercontinental flights to / from Calgary
  • AR Calgary airport transfers (on request)
  • Possible car rental
  • Horseback riding on day 1
  • Meals not mentioned, airport taxes, alcoholic beverages, tips, personal extras
  • Anything not highlighted in the item “the fee includes”
  • Supplementary insurance
  • Any airport taxes To be paid locally
  • Registration fee € 95

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via Canale, 22 - 60125 Ancona
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