Holiday on Horseback is a great way to get close to a horse and experience the West. Local-area rides by the hour are offered as are overnight pack trips for up to 6 days. Guides and accommodations in back country lodges included.
There’s the Evening Steak Fry & Trail Ride and the Mountain Morning Breakfast Ride. Both can also be enjoyed on horseback or from the comfort of a horse-drawn carriage.
Warm up the winter with a sleigh ride and Barbecue ‘n Barn Dance for up to 300 people.
Warner Guiding and Outfitting Ltd.
P.O. Box 2280, Banff, AB T0L 0C0
Phone (403) 762-4551
Fax (403) 762-8130
Toll free 1-800-661-8352
Located in the midst of the beautiful Kananaskis Valley, Boundary Ranch provides the perfect venue to stage group activities for either a full day, half day or evening programs.
Boundary Ranch offers a range of guided horseback and outfitting trips; barbeques, rodeos, horse drawn sleigh rides and a whole lot more. They’ll even arrange for their desperado’s to hold up your bus – Jesse James style!!
Box 44, Kananaskis Village
Alberta Canada T0L 2H0
Phone: (403) 591-7171
Fax: (403) 591-7326
Hang onto your hat, here’s another authentic Western experience for groups up to 1500 people! Mountview Barbecue Catering operates in the famous “Donut Tent”, a year-round facility with a huge blazing bonfire and open dome to the mountains and stars.
Hosting unique Western BBQ’s for groups of #50 – #1500 year-round within the famous “Donut tents”. Varity of Western Entertainment options available. Fully licensed. Just minutes from downtown Banff.
Featuring fine Western fare – Live country music, line and square dance instructors, real Trick Roping Shows, White Hatter ceremonies, the amazing Gunfighters Western Stunt show and Native Tribal Dancers.
Open year round, the facility offers licenced bar service, wheelchair accessible facilities and indoor washrooms.
Mountainview Barbecue Catering
P.O. Box 2606, Banff, AB T0L 0C0
Phone (403) 762-0115 Fax (403) 760-2866
Toll Free 1-800-691-5085 Canada/USA
Speaking of Ideas
Motivational speaker with a twist.Through his company, Speaking of Ideas, Michael Kerr delivers presentations, workshops, and walks on the natural and cultural history of the Canadian Rockies, business creativity, humour in the workplace and communications skills. Each presentation is tailored to the needs of the specific audience.
His dynamic talks receive consistently high praise from participants who
appreciate Michael’s enthusiastic and energetic style of delivery and the
practical information provided in every presentation.
Speaking of Ideas, Michael Kerr
Box 2808, Banff, Alberta, T0L 0C0
Phone/FAX: (403) 609-2640
excels at producing and staging theme evenings in such a personalized manner that client groups are left knowing it was an event created especially for them.
Basic themes include the following: Van Horne’s Dream (The Flagship Show for the Banff Springs Hotel); Music, Music, Music (A Century of Sound); Wilderness Night; Brigadoon; Medieval Night; Canadian Rendezvous; Yukon Night; Alpine Night; Dr. Zhivago Night; Edelweiss (Black & White); Speadeasy (Roaring Twenties); Murder Mysteries, and other specialized shows, plus entertainment, theming and coordination services.
Theme events are normally staged in your convention hotel and can be a variation of one of the above or custom created around a concept you wish to propose. Productions AB strives to contribute to team building and incentive recognition.
P.O. Box 632, Banff, AB T0L 0C0
Phone (403) 762-8205
Fax (403) 762-5741
offers “a mountain range of entertainment” services. The company works as a member of your team to produce distinctive awards presentations, fantastic outdoor events or theme parties.
Their theme inventory inludes An Indian Village with Native Dancers and Host, A Night in the North Woods with Assorted Wilderness Characters, a Show Celebrating the Multi-Cultural Tapestry of Canada and a Laser Spectacular on the Top of the World.
Peak Performances is skilled at creating and staging unique, customized programs for corporate meeting, incentive travel and association markets.
P.O. Box 1343
Banff, AB T0L 0C0
Phone (403) 762-8562
Fax (403) 762-4286