Visit Historic Reesor Ranch to experience wide-open ranges under big, blue living skies. Around crackling evening campfires, swap stories and create memories with family and friends, new and old. Fill your days with ranch-life adventures, including hiking through quiet, majestic forests of pine and spruce, where unique alpine flowers and endless bird species can be found. Explore the trails used by First Nations people and the North West Mounted Police that connect the ranch to Fort Walsh National Historic Site and the Wilderness Area of Cypress Hills. Explore the legendary Battle Creek Valley that staged the tragic Cypress Hills Massacre in 1873.
Horseback Adventures, Guided ATV Tours, Historic Walking Tours, Ranchstyle Meals and even Cowboy Poetry all await you. When was the last time you herded cattle on horseback? We guess…..never! Join us for our 2 hour Cattle Drive 101. Here’s your chance to experience life as a cowhand! Join the Reesor Wranglers as they gather, move and sort cattle the way it’s been done at the Reesor Ranch for over 100 years.
Stay with us in our homey ranchhouse, lodge in one of our cozy rental cabins, or book the Old Log Barn for your special group function – truly a getaway you don’t want to miss! New for 2020, overnight camping with Wranglers and horses will be offered with our new ‘Cowboy Campout package’.
Chosen by Destination Canada as a “Canadian Signature Experience” enjoy an all-inclusive package for the adventuresome at heart that we call the ‘Cypress Hills Cowboy Adventure package – take part in traditional and seasonal ranch activities like helping move cow/calf pairs on horseback and help perform herd health checks. Explore ancient teepee rings, forgotten buffalo wallows, ageless Conglomerate Rock cliffs with breathtaking vista views….discover timeworn rock piles in our Hidden Rock Valley, all at Historic Reesor Ranch….all on the back of a trusty ranch horse.
Imagine pioneers coming west to start a new and better life for themselves and their families. Historic Reesor Ranch provides a living testament to the resourcefulness and tenacity of the early prairie settlers. The property was designated as Saskatchewan’s first provincial heritage ranch and received the Canadian Tourism Award for Small Business in 2018.
The Reesors share a story that is integral to Saskatchewan and Western Canada’s history. For 113 years and six generations, the Reesor family has been preserving the legacy of ranching in western Canada. Learn more about this family’s passion for preserving history and how you can join them to experience the true Canadian ranching lifestyle. Your adventure awaits you!
Historic Reesor Ranch
Cypress Hills, Canada
Box 1001 Maple Creek, Saskatchewan S0N 1N0
306-662-3498 or 403-977-2128
Saskatchewan Provincial Heritage Property
Tourism Saskatchewan Award Winner
Saskatchewan ABEX Chamber of Commerce Award Winner
Canadian Tourism Award Winner