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Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage Buffalo Tours

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1739 Oberg Johnson Rd | B.c., Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
+1 250-344-4779
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Always worth a visit

Every time that we are in Golden we visit Leo and his buffelos. One can shoot a lot of nice... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Martina J
A unique experience

I love this ranch. The tour is inexpensive and very interesting. Leo is a great tour guide and is... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Golden, Canada
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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
+1 250-344-4779
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Reviewed yesterday

Every time that we are in Golden we visit Leo and his buffelos. One can shoot a lot of nice Pictures and Leo knows so much about his animals and the surrounding area.

Thank Martina J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love this ranch. The tour is inexpensive and very interesting. Leo is a great tour guide and is very casual about the ranch. Its unlike resort tours or other interpretive tours on the area. A one of a kind experience. Hours vary and it...More

Thank Mae1875
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stayed at the Cabin on the Creek, a lovely wooden cabin, set in a secluded spot. No electric, so back to basics and what a wonderful peaceful couple of nights we had here. With a BBQ on the veranda, a water supply for washing...More

Thank Chris812283
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

I absolutely LOOOVE this place!!!! Leo is one of the nicest people I've ever met 😀. That's saying a lot, considering I've visited all over Europe, Latin America and some countries in Asia and Africa. You MUST take in his gorgeous property, with amazing views...More

2  Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I could've happily listened to Leo telling us about his life and interests for far longer than the hour we spent - he is a really engaging guy and very knowledgeable. The buffalo are beautiful and it was great to find out more about them...More

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were only one a one-night stopover in Golden and saw this. Took a chance and emailed Leo over dinner that night to see if I could call the following morning. He replied within 30 minutes and said to come at 10:00. I was the...More

Thank oatsy
Reviewed 9 September 2017

If you're visiting Golden, this is a must do! Leo is so knowledgeable and a really lovely person, operating a beautiful tour in a great country setting. My boyfriend and I visited a few days ago and got a private tour and absolutely loved it!...More

1  Thank Briana W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This was the highlight of our trip out to Eastern BC! Leo was extremely friendly and we learned a lot about the buffalos and also the other wildlife in the area like bears and cougars. This is a great experience for all ages!! Not to...More

Thank Elysse K
Reviewed 4 August 2017 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 6 August 2017

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

Reviewed 30 July 2017 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
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Questions & Answers
8 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!
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
23 October 2015|
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.