Links to other web sites
The Bar U Ranch. Set in the rolling foothills of the Rockies, the Bar U Ranch is the only National Historic Site to commemorate
the history and importance of ranching in Canada. The site has many historic buildings and structures, illustrating various
stages of ranching development, and is rich in cultural landscape features.
Friends of the Bar U Ranch. The role of the "Friends of the Bar U" is one of stewardship of the Bar U ranch; promoting
understanding of the history of ranching, and demonstrating historical ranching practises.
A & C Ranch is in Marwayne, Alberta. It's a working horse ranch offering holiday
packages for people who want to see what makes a real horse ranch tick. They train
30 to 40 horses every year and sell them all over Western Canada. Those who want to
work with horses and who want to learn more about the horse business can find more
The BC Cowboy Heritage Society -
www.bcchs.com - has a mandate to preserve and promote cowboy heritage in BC.
The Society also puts on the
Kamloops Cowboy Festival and they started and run the
BC Cowboy Hall of Fame!
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MSR Web Design. Mark's sites must work - you found this site!
Meadow Springs Ranch is a small working ranch that takes in guests in the South Cariboo,
BC. They do trail rides and other horseback riding and have cabins to rent. See their
A BC Cowboy, Ranching, and Rodeo Museum! One of the few museums that is dedicated to
featuring cowboys, ranching, and rodeo. It also has sections on Williams Lake, BC.
Hugh McLennan - the voice of "The Spirit of the West" radio show! Hugh delivers
keynote addresses, speeches, and inspirational messages to audiences all over North
America! You can hear the radio show on-line, read about Hugh, and/or find out how
you can join him and his wife Billie on a Cruise! You can also listen to the
"Spirit of the West" radio show in Windows Media right here at:
Looking for some great humourous entertainment to liven up a party or an event? Then
have a look at
www.country-comedian.com - That's Ol' Ugly's web site! He entertains
with good clean comedy.....well, sometimes naughty! Ol' Ugly is an entertaining and
extremely funny storyteller, that will have you in stitches, with tears rolling down
your face from laughter!
Havanese Puppies - With over 60 combined years of experience
in breeding dogs these three Havanese Dog Breeders are
responsible breeders and exhibitors. Whether for pet or show,
these extremely well socialized Havanese puppies are sure to
win your heart, and make a loving addition to your home and family.
Alan Moberg is a true entertainer - He is country. He is cowboy. He is
folk. He is gospel. He is Western roots. This musician writes wonderful
originals and also sings cover songs by heroes like Johnny Cash and Guy
Clark. He has released 16 recordings over three decades of music and song.
Watch Lake Lodge and Guest Ranch - more than just a Dude Ranch. They
rent original log cabins, have great rainbow trout fishing available, and
do Trail Rides and Horseback Riding. Located at Watch Lake in the beautiful
South Cariboo, British Columbia, Canada!
Gater Grapples produces Mini Grapples for compact excavators. They are a
small grapple specifically designed to fit mini excavators, loaders,
and rubber tired backhoes.
Quality Cedar items and lumber can be found at Fawn Lake Lumber. Their most
popular products are boat wharves, swim docks, cabins, garden sheds, outhouses,
doghouses, picnic tables, pumphouses, wood sheds, lean-tos, bird houses,
picket fences, ladder trellis or lattice panels.
Railtek Transporters and Work Carts are ideal for rail line maintenance,
tie pickup, ditch and foliage clean-up, and brush control. They are a more
effective and efficient method of performing railroad maintenance. This
hydraulically driven lowbed utilizes the excavators' hydraulic system.
Mike Puhallo is a widely published cowboy poet and is one of the very few Cowboy Poets
in the world to actually make a big part of his living from his cowboy poetry. You
can visit Mike's web site at:
www.mikepuhallo.com. Mike also has CDs, tapes, and books of cowboy poetry for
DeLeeuw Ranch is offering for sale 15 parcels of land varying in size from 20 to 160
acres each with several good building sites. Some of these would lend themselves
well to being packaged for those wanting a larger acreage. Some offer the privacy
of woodland, others spectacular views. This land has been used for cattle ranching
for over 100 years and has been well cared for. It is recognized as being some of the
best grasslands in British Columbia.
Skidder and feller buncher used parts and equipment for the forest and logging industry
including Clark, Timberjack, Denarco, Prentice, John Deere, Cat, and Champion. Parts for
line and grapple skidders, road graders, feller bunchers, processors, harvesters, delimbers,
hot saws, zero tail swing tilters are all available at Wally's Private Parts!
Horseshoe Creek Outfitters will take you to the trophy animals - Canadian big
game hunting at it's best. Many trophy animals are taken every year and Horseshoe
Creek Outfitters receives many awards every year! Mule deer, elk, whitetail deer,
black bear, moose, grizzly, and wolf are all available in Horseshoe Creek's hunt
area of Northern British Columbia, Canada.
The Gordie West Band plays memorable country & western music - good old cowboy songs from
the past. Gordie West and Mike Dygert are a delightful dual that make the music come
alive! They are performers and entertainers, not just singers, and when they are on
stage their audience will be entertained!
The Alberta Cowboy Poetry Association was established in 1987 to promote and preserve
our rich western heritage through cowboy poetry, western music, and story telling.
If you're looking for good clean Western / Cowboy Entertainment for a private function,
gathering or festival, or any kind of event, then you'll find it here. You'll also find
a good selection of CDs, books and DVDs in the General Store and a list of events on the
Gatherings Page ... all at:
Havanese Puppies ... If you are looking for the wonderful family companion to add love and joy to your home, you should have
a look at SalidaDelSol Havanese! They're pleased to offer healthy, happy, home raised Havanese puppies to responsible
Cowboy Poet Bj Smith draws upon his experience as a retired mountie, packer, horse trainer, ski
patroller, and back country guide to feed his appetite for stories and poems. His heart's in the Rocky Mountains,
summer or winter on horseback or skis.
Reliable Rebuilders Ltd specializes in John Deere - New, Rebuilt, and Used Parts and Components. Hydraulic and
Heavy Duty Equipment, and Repairs with Mobile Service (in local area).
www.havaneseinformation.com) has four female Havanese dogs in their breeding program which are described
and pictured below. All of our dogs / puppies are registered with both AKC and CKC for easy registration in both
Canada and the USA. Please note: Females are only bred every second year!
Tri-County Saw Services Inc. repairs and services all makes and models of band saws and metal cutting machinery used by metal
fabricators, steel manufacturers and machine shops across southwestern Ontario.
Lone Butte Veterinary Services Farm Animal Care in the 100 Mile House Area of the Cariboo in British Columbia.
Bernadette Ducharme is a guitar playing, singer / song writer who loves a great audience. As well as her own material she
has co-creations have been with cowboy poets, Bruce Rolph, Mag Mawhinney, Frank Gleeson and Mike Puhallo.