There's a ton of activities available to you in and around our Alberta Bed & Breakfast including day trips to local attractions in Water Valley or other tourist destinations in Alberta that are only a short drive away along with the tons of outdoor activities available to you.
One of our favourite things to do while enjoying our morning coffee, or evening cocktails, is follow the adventures of our resident birds. Some of our favourites include the great grey owls, blue jays, grosbeaks and of course, the loons!
Massage & Spa Treatments
Get pampered during your stay with us with a range of massage and spa treatments. For details on our spa packages and prices please view our pdf spa brochure.
Just outside our doors, allow us to direct you to our nature trails. We are currently creating additional walking trails for you so you can enjoy the numerous wildflowers that grace our forests. So far we’ve recorded over 35 different ones and still discovering more!
Wine & Mead Tasting
Take a wine tasting tour then have a picnic and cold one out on their deck at Fallen Timber Meadery. This family run business make wine and beer from the honey they foster and collect.
Relax and try some fishing at nearby Winchell Lake, there's always plenty of fish to catch. This little non-motorized lake is an ideal tranquil place to launch your canoe or kayak too! You just never know what kind of bird you'll see nesting along the shores.
Try your hand at clay shooting or "golfing with a gun" at Silver Willow Sporting Club who offer options for both beginners and intermediate shooters. The club also caters to corporate teams, bachelorette parties, anniversaries and more. For more details check their website.
We've spent many hours getting to know where the local wildlife are in our area and when is the best time of day to see them. Sign up for one of our wildlife photo tour where we will take you to the best spots to help you get some beautiful photos to remember your trip. For more information please go to our Back to Nature Photography Site.
Learn something new during your stay, you can get individual or group coaching learning archery. Dragon Flight Archery welcomes families, individuals, groups and organizations. For more details on coaching check their website.
Book a photography class with Stan who will teach you how to take great nature and landscape photos while you're with us. View some of Stan and Keltie's stunning photos at our Back to Nature Photography website.
Explore some our unique Water Valley shops such as Country Garden Crystals where you can take home one of their handcrafted glass ornaments or piece of jewelry to remember your trip.
Take a bike trip around the area and enjoy the natural beauty of calypso orchids, wood lilies, Indian paint brush, hairbells, pussytoes, and wintergreen just to name a few.
We would love to introduce you to our gardens, in 2012 we planted 115 perennials and shrubs. Many hours of research was done to find just the right perennials that would attract butterflies – the challenges were finding ones that would grow at our high altitude, as well as ones the deer wouldn’t eat!
Do a sanctuary tour and view the various packs of wolf dogs or get a more up close and personal look with the interactive tour where you can get a hands-on experience and gain a better understanding about wolf behaviour through the wolf dog's. For more information on the tours go to http://yamnuskawolfdogsanctuary.com.
White Water Rafting
Admire the Alberta scenery and be adventurous at the same time by trying out white water rafting. You and your friends will tons of fun on the Red Deer River with Otter Rafting. For more details on the rafting packages check out their website.
About 90 minutes away around Banff and Lake Louise you can enjoy a range of winter activities including snow shoeing, X-Country Skiing, Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding.
Anderson Valley Ranch will take you on a scenic one-hour horse ride. You'll ride through our beautiful terrain traveling through wooded trails and past picturesque river with stunning scenery all against the blue Alberta skies.
Other Outdoor Activities
Do some team building while enjoying activities such as boccce ball, ladder ball, croquet and more.