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Experience Longview and the Bar U Ranch

The Bar U Ranch National Historic Site of Canada (Bar U) is located at the intersection of Hwys 22 and 540, about 100 km north of Lundbreck and 41 km southwest of High River.

your buckaroo! Enjoy an authentic ranch house meal. Open daily from May 13 - Sept. 30, 2019. 10am - 5pm.

Set in the rolling foothills, the Bar U is the only historic site to commemorate the history of ranching in Canada. Established in the 1880’s, it was one of the first large corporate ranches. Pat Burns once owned this ranch and Harry Longabaugh (better known as the Sundance Kid) worked here.

The quaint little western community of Longview is 13 km north of the Bar U. You will be pleasantly surprised by the number of restaurants here, as well as the quality of the food. The Little New York Bistro, the Longview Steak House and the historic hotel all gets rave reviews. But you’ve arrived at the mecca of cowboy snacks – the legendary Longview Jerky Shop.

Parks Canada has operated the site since 1991. Discover the life of a cowboy from the late 1800s. Ride on a wagon pulled by Percheron horses. Wander through the rustic old buildings. Try your hand at cowboy skills. Pick up quality western gifts for

Who might guess that a chewy, sometimes salty, sweet, spicy or smoky concoction could have such a huge fan following? But don’t take our word on that. Clint Eastwood special ordered jerky to the set while making his film Unforgiven, nearby.

Longview Jerky Shop WORLD FAMOUS LONGVIEW-STYLE JERKY Finely Cut Strips of Roast – Juicy and Tender Marinated in our Outstanding Secret Family Recipe Baked to Mouth Watering Perfection – Simply Irresistible We Use Only 100% Alberta Beef

You must visit Longview and experience our world famous Jerky. A true taste of Alberta!

A Royal Harvest and Heavy Horse Weekend September 14-15, 2019 Harvest - Horse powered old-time harvest Chore Horse Competition - See how

148 Morrison Road (Hwy 22 - The Cowboy Trail) Longview, Alberta

skills of days-gone-by are demonstrated by drivers from 18 to 80 years of age!

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Old Time Ranch Rodeo Sunday, August 18, 2019 Time honoured and traditional skills of ranching comes to the rodeo arena! Cheer on your favourite ranch as teams of working cowboys compete for prizes and bragging rights.

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