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Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours

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Closed Now: 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
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Leo and his buffalo create a magical experience

This is the second year in a row that we have visited Leo and his buffalo. Leo has a way of... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Melissa J
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We miss Chester Jr!!!!

Amazing and unforgettable experience. Leo was clearly so attached to the buffalo and they to him... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Leicester, United Kingdom
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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. The owner, Leo Downey, does one tour every morning May 15th thru September, starting at 10:15...more
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1739 Oberg Johnson Rd | B.c., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
+1 250-344-4779
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This is the second year in a row that we have visited Leo and his buffalo. Leo has a way of communicating with the buffalo that is spellbinding. His gentle spirit keeps our kids interested and mesmerized. He is kind and knowledable and inspiring.

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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing and unforgettable experience. Leo was clearly so attached to the buffalo and they to him. We also recommend staying on the ranch.

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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Was doing a road trip with my family from the UK - there were 5 of us and this was one of our stops. We all loved it. Getting up close to the Buffalo and listening to Leo speak about the animals was extremely interesting....More

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Reviewed 26 September 2018

When in Golden, it is impartant to stop at Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch - a whole new world is waiting for you to explore. We loved the place, especially the knowladge our kids came away was massive. Thanks to Leo, his magical skills and wonderful...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were so pleased we did this tour from Banff. Tour starts at 10.15am with Leo. The place is well sign posted and you arrive at his lovely ranch where there is an array of intriguing things to look at. Leo talks...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We went yesterday to the ranch and had an amazing time with Leo and the Buffalos! Leo is a very knowledgeable, very interesting man who shares his passion of nature and buffalos. we absolutely loved learning about the buffalos, observing these beautiful creatures and learning...More

Thank julie d
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Visited during a short visit to Golden. Really enjoyed the natural environment and the knowledge Leo has about his animals. Very enjoyable visit

Thank hardy700
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

One of the best things we did in Canada. The buffalo’s are very impressive and Leo is great! It’s inspiring to se how he runs the ranch and nice to meet the kind volunteers! It’s something I really recommend to do. Tour is at 10:15!

Thank sietskekamma
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Beautiful setting. We enjoyed the tour- lovely to hear about life as a buffalo farmer plus learn about these lovely animals. We stayed at the cabin on the creek on site (booked via airbnb). It was superb. Thoroughly recommend both.

Thank bubs1985
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We were a bit late for the start of the tour but we were able to catch up with the group viewing the buffalo out on the farm. It was a fascinating experience and one I would never have thought of doing except for the...More

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29 July 2018|
Response from Manskittles | Reviewed this property |
$15 per person. No appointment necessary. They prefer morning tour before lunch. It is an actual working farm. Tour lasts an hour, unless your group is actively engaged in learning.
9 August 2016|
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!