In front of me, on a polished long table in a refurbished industrial building on the outskirts of Medicine Hat, sits a piece of wood cut in the shape of the province of Alberta.
Saddle up to experience the old west on a cattle drive moving a real herd to greener pasture. Take in the scenery and the serenity of southwest Alberta while learning the ropes of driving a herd.
Hike to the ancient drive lands with Blackfoot guides. Hear stories of how the plains people hunted. Each month a different topic is included to enhance the journey.
This event opens your mind and your nose to the world of alpine vegetation. Workshops include hiking, painting, photography and wildflower identification – including some on horseback.
As we pulled our minivan into the parking lot at Dinosaur Provincial Park, we couldn’t help but feel a twinge of excitement about our upcoming Fossil Safari Tour.