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At Ophus Guest Ranch you are welcomed to learn how to drive horses. There are plenty of horses to use. Covering harnessing, fitting, adjustments, focusing mostly on hands-on driving. Open to persons of various skill levels. Contact to register. Deposit required.
Enjoy a night at the beautiful Elkwater Lake Lodge with breakfast at Bugler restaurant, an adult lift ticket to nearby Hidden Valley Ski Resort, and a buy-one-get-one-free skate or snowshoe rental at the Elkwater Visitor Centre. A great way to spend a weekend or mid-week getaway. Restrictions apply.
Come take a trail ride or wagon ride with Ophus Guest Ranch. The western horse tours are set to complement the natural settings and encourage everyone to love and enjoy horses as much as they do.
MARMOT'S REVENGE: The 2020 Canadian National Ski Mountaineering Championships. The Marmot’s Revenge Ski Mountaineering race will be held at Marmot Basin on March 7th - 8th, 2020. It will be the host of the 2020 Canadian National Ski Mountaineering Championships.*Marmot’s Revenge is one of the four races in the Canada Cup that will be used for National Team Selection for the 2020-2021 Season.
The Electric Highway is an annual music and arts festival in Calgary. Formerly the 420 Music and Arts Festival. 2020 is the festival's fourth year and first under the new name. The festival is a celebration featuring Stoner Rock, Desert Rock, Psychedelic, Heavy Blues, Doom & Sludge Metal bands from Canada, the US and around the world. The main event takes place at the historic Royal Canadian Legion #1 in downtown Calgary. Besides all the rad music, festival attendees will have the opportunity to view and purchase the work of select local artists, artisans, and craftsmen at The Electric Highway Expo and play pinball in the Annual Pinball tournament at Pin-bar. There is also a kick-off party on Thursday, April 16 at the Palomino Smokehouse and Social Club where you can get your wrist band and pre-ordered merch package so you are ready to go when the event begins on Friday. Festival passes are on sale now. "All Roads Lead to The Electric Highway" #BuckleUp
Each year, more than one million guests from around the world come to the Calgary Stampede to experience the heart-pounding action of the world’s largest outdoor rodeo, featuring bull riding, barrel racing and more each afternoon. The Chuckwagon races are a Stampede original, with 36 teams of horses and drivers racing to the finish line each night. The excitement is capped off nightly with the Bell Grandstand Show and a fireworks finale that lights up the sky for all 10 nights.The Calgary Stampede is also one of Canada’s largest music festivals, with five stages and 300 performers, including a slate of international music headliners. World-class agricultural events and adrenaline-pumping Midway rides will entertain guests of all ages. You can also experience First Nations culture and traditions at Elbow River Camp in the Calgary Stampede’s beautiful ENMAX Park.