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Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours

#5 of 68 things to do in Golden Features Animals
1739 Oberg Johnson Rd | B.c., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
+1 250-344-4779
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We had an amazing time at the ranch learning about the buffalo (bison) and hearing some of Leo's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glossop_Girl
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Perth, United Kingdom
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Great stay at the Buffalo Ranch

We enjoyed Leo's Buffalo's tour. Amazing how he tells about the Buffalo. The spirit and skills of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stefan V
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Hamme, Belgium
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Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage ~ Buffalo Tours. A working Buffalo & Guest Ranch. We offer educational buffalo tours daily May thru September (10 a.m to 1 p.m. Alberta Time ) and year round accommodations in our fully furnished guest cottage and our peaceful cabin by the creek,, Wagon in the Woods and Buffalero's Bunkhouse in the Barn. Make yourself at home, see buffalo in their natural social order, learn about them first hand, wander the ranch and our pristine river frontage on the beautiful Blaeberry River, and come Dog Sledding with us starting Winter 2018 !!
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1739 Oberg Johnson Rd | B.c., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at the ranch learning about the buffalo (bison) and hearing some of Leo's stories and demonstrations. What an amazing life! We loved seeing the buffalo coming in to the field through Leo's calling and learning more about their habitat and...More

Thank Glossop_Girl
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys!!! I'm grateful to be able to share it with you. :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed Leo's Buffalo's tour. Amazing how he tells about the Buffalo. The spirit and skills of native people. A gem in the Canadian Rockies.

Thank Stefan V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing day today, which we will never forget! If you arrive around 10AM you get to see Leo attracting and feeding the herd of buffalos with it majestic leader Chester Junior. Leo knows everthing about these beautiful animals and the photorealistic surrounding...More

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Leo D, owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys very much! It was my pleasure to share it with you, and I couldn't do it without you either!!

Reviewed 16 July 2017

July 14/17 we called the night before to check the hours as none are listed on the website. It said "daily from 10 am to 1 pm". So Saturday morning July 15/17 we drive from Golden to the Ranch. We found it no problem, went...More

Thank Karen W
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I apologize that we were closed. Sometimes I have to close to manage the herd, but I am working to make sure that information is up to date on all the web sites.

Reviewed 15 July 2017

Unfortunately, Leo was away when we visited about ten days ago and we were disappointed not to meet him, as nearly all the reviews talk about him being a 'legend'. He was on a buffalo conference! We also nearly didn't get to see the buffalo...More

1  Thank Phillip T
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Than you!!

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Buffalo Ranch is a nice stop along the way to Thompson Falls or Blaeberry River. Leo is very informative with regard to the Buffalo as well as the local area and its indigenous tribes. The pasture has a nice view of the mountains that surround...More

Thank Allan B
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!!

Reviewed 25 June 2017

It was wonderful to get up close to Chester Jnr, he is one handsome buffalo. Leo is a lovely man, very knowledgeable and passionate about what he does. The Ranch is such a peaceful and tranquil place

Thank MrsMac2605
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you!!

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped for the buffalo tour on our way from Radium to Revelstoke. We were almost too late as we arrived at 12:30 and tours are till 13:00. Leo is very kind and he tells about his buffalos with such passion, it's like you're the first...More

Thank PimDutch
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys very much!!! It was my pleasure to share it with you and I couldn't do it without you. :)

Reviewed 23 June 2017

We didnt make it quite in time to catch the buffalo tours, but we walked down Leo's driveway anyway and he kindly let us check out Chester Jr. and the herd and take some pics. Very beautiful spot! Thanks Leo!

Thank Christy C
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys!! :)

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic tour, Leo is very friendly and knowledgeable, tour is great value at 15$ get right up close to the Buffalo, including the impressive Chester Jr. Going to send as many people as possible along to this great experience, one of the highlights of our...More

Thank Owen E
Leo D, Owner at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys very much!!! You're always welcome here :)

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Elizabeth-M54
9 August 2016|
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Response from Leo D | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth, I think I remember you guys having tour, but I'm just seeing your inquiry here. I'm sorry I missed it!
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NativeHabitat
23 June 2016|
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Response from Leo D | Property representative |
Hi There, I'm sorry about the confusion. Sadly it is due to a long divorce that should be resolved very soon. I'm still here with the buffalo giving tours. Sometimes my phone doesn't work that well, but e-mail through here... More
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skydivinsim0n
23 October 2015|
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Response from Stacystudios | Reviewed this property |
Please refer to Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch for the answer. I only visited there. I can tell you that you will thoroughly enjoy this area and its attractions on your visit to Canada.
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