Ride & Race!

Combine skiing with fast horses and melted cheese in a fondue pot and you’ve got skijordue, one of the fastest fundraisers on the plains. The first skijordue of the season was launched at its birthplace, the Calgary Polo Club, and it was another wild day as horses pulled competitors on skis and snowboards in sprints …

Empty Saddles: Doris Christine Bircham

As Doris Bircham always said, she was “partnered with the same man, the same ranch and the same prairie wind forever.” A career nurse and home care specialist, she was also an award-winning writer who often contributed to Canadian Cowboy Country. Doris was known across the West as a fine poet and one of the …

Happy Centennial, Ya Ha Tinda

The Ya Ha Tinda, Canada’s national park horse training facility, is celebrating 100 years of service supplying the men and women of the mountains with calm, sturdy, reliable horses. Situated west of Sundre, Alta., (about 150 km northwest of Calgary) the fate of the Ya Ha Tinda has often hung in the balance due to …

Saskatoon Has a New Place to Shop Western

Lammle’s Western Wear &Tack will celebrate the Grand Opening of their Saskatoon location on May 10th- 13th in Preston Crossing. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – Please join Barry Lammle and company for the official ribbon cutting ceremony on May 10th, at 5:00 pm with members of City Council and area MLA. The 7500 sq. foot store …