Harvest and Heavy Horse Weekend

Join us as The Bar U Ranch keep horsepower history alive for all to enjoy and be inspired by!
Sep 19 - Sep 20

The horse powered harvest commences on Saturday at 10 a.m. just north of the Bar U Visitor Centre. Come out and to watch heavy horse teams and equipment move the harvested barley to the threshing machine being operated by our case tractor! On Sunday starting 1:00 p.m. today’s teamsters will guide their heavy horse teams around a course of skill-testing manoeuvres. See how skills of days-gone-by are demonstrated by drivers from 18 to 80 years of age! Keeping horsepower-history alive for all to enjoy and be inspired by.

Event Details
Address: Box 168, Longview
Start Date: Sep 19
End Date: Sep 20

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Established in 1882, it is one of longest standing ranches in Alberta and has hosted princes, outlaws, and a whole lot of history!