For the past several months I’ve had a great opportunity: working with a group of teenagers; showing them how to train, work with and ride their horses at a ranch operated by the Poteet family in west-central Alberta. This is a great group of kids who enjoy having fun and learning with horses. The work […]
Contest winners of the 2015′ That Special Horse’ Contest
Amazing Backcountry’s first big contest of 2015 has now wrapped up. A big thank you to all our participants, judges and of course our sponsors.
Peace Country in Alberta welcomes a new equestrian campground. This article details the success of the project and all the details that go into creating a new facility for equestrian use.
Need a bridge moved? We get some fun opportunities here at Alberta Carriage Supply, but the chance to move a bridge into the back country with horses was one we were happy to take on.
Flooding destroyed many Kananaskis trails. A brilliant project is underway to rebuild them – using horse drawn equipment – and you can be a part of it.
The poetry flowing from this grand adventure shines a light on a more humane world where human and horse may live in harmony. For just a few hours, the spectator sets off to discover new horizons, the limits of his imagination, and gets to experience a waking dream in a world where beauty, serenity and hope reign. – Cavalia
Brenda combines her love for horses, the mystery of finding objects and raising money for charity by geo-caching in Alberta’s back country.