Cozy Cabins, Gourmet Meals, Exciting Excursions

There’s something for everyone at the Rocking R Guest Ranch

Cabin Rentals at the Rocking R Guest Ranch

Escape to the Rocking R Guest Ranch, where tranquility meets natural beauty. Our stunning retreat is perched on a ridge, offering sweeping views of green rolling pastures, Eagle Lake, and the majestic Rocky Mountains. Our two cozy cabins, the Bunkhouse and Hitch’n Post, are the perfect place to unwind and reconnect with loved ones.

Both cabins offer a warm and welcoming ambiance, with luxurious linens and down duvets, free Wi-Fi, and a TV with streaming services. Guests can also take advantage of our communal firepit area, parking, complimentary coffee and tea, and condiments for their meals. Free firewood is provided to keep you cozy on chilly nights, while robes and slippers are available seasonally for added comfort.

At the Ranch, you’ll have the opportunity to meet and greet our four-legged friends, including horses, a mini pony and donkey, and a small herd of Nigerian dwarf goats. They all love when guests come to say Hi, and it’s even better when they bring a freshly picked apple from one of the many apple trees growing on the ranch.

If you’re looking to explore the area, we’ve partnered with local tour guides to offer an array of exciting activities from the Heartland Package to fly-fishing and white-water rafting, to an in-house spa package or a visit to Sagestone Spa for a full day retreat, and so much more!

Discover the natural beauty and serenity of the Alberta countryside at the Rocking R Guest Ranch. Book your stay in the Bunkhouse or Hitch’n Post cabin and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Hitch’n Post Cabin

Hitchn Post cabin exterior
bed with red comforter in cabin bedroom
Interior living space of Hitchn Post Cabin

Escape to rustic romance in the heart of Southern Alberta with the Hitch’n Post Cabin at Rocking R Guest Ranch! Our cozy 480 square feet cabin features a plush queen-size bed topped with exquisite linens, perfect for a romantic getaway for two. Enjoy a glass of something special in front of the charming wood-burning fireplace or take a relaxing shower in the walk-in shower. Our snack kitchen is equipped with a microwave, mini-fridge, toaster, coffee maker, and kettle. Book now and experience the ultimate in comfort and romance at the Hitch’n Post Cabin!

Sleeps: 2

Prices: May to September – $249 | October to April – $199

Bunk House

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Bunk House kitchen
Barnboard bed in bunk house cabin
Bunk House Living room
Log bed in bunk house cabin

Experience rustic luxury at The Bunkhouse Cabin – your perfect weekend getaway or vacation spot with friends and family. Our spacious 750 square feet cabin features 2 cozy bedrooms with queen-size beds and inviting window seats, a full-service kitchen equipped with modern appliances including a stove/oven, fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, and dishwasher. Soak your cares away in our luxurious soaker tub or enjoy the walk-in shower. Plus, stay cozy and warm with the charming woodstove. Book now for an unforgettable vacation at Rocking R Guest Ranch!

Sleeps: 4

Prices: May to September – $299 | October to April – $249


Please contact us directly to confirm your package selection.

horseback package
Heartland  Experience

Embark on an authentic Heartland adventure with our exclusive Heartland tour package. Discover the unique culture and traditions of the heartland while immersing yourself in the rustic charm of our ranch.
Cost: $300/person


  • A family style dinner served to your cabin.
  • Detailed information for a self-guided walking tour, and driving tour of some the the Heartland filming locations.
  • A total of 4 hours of horseback riding based on your level of riding experience. 

Suggested Itinerary:

Day 1

  • 4 pm check-in
  • Enjoy dinner in your cabin – either cook for yourself, or order off our menu and have it delivered to your cabin.
  • Begin your cowboy experience with a Horse Care Basics Session at the indoor arena.

Day 2

  • Head to the High River visitor information centre where you will meet local Heartland experts who will share self-guided walking trails and driving tours where you can take in some popular Heartland filming locations.
  • Enjoy lunch at Evelyn’s Memory Lane in High River or the Chuckwagon Cafe in Turner Valley.
  • Continue your equestrian education in the evening with another hour of Indoor Horseback Riding at the indoor arena.

Day 3

  • Enjoy breakfast served to your cabin.
  • Head out to meet your equine guide for 2 hours of Horseback Riding on the Ranch.
  • Spend the rest of the day relaxing on the Ranch, or discover something new in Strathmore!

Day 4

  • Sleep in before checking out at 11 am
*It is recommended that you book an additional night, for a total of 3 nights, to give yourself time to experience all that our Heartland package has to offer
romantic by the fireplace
Romantic Getaway

Indulge in a romantic retreat with your loved one at the Rocking R Guest Ranch! Immerse yourselves in luxurious comfort and relaxation as you escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. Rekindle your love and make memories to last a lifetime with our special pampering packages.
Cost: $400


  • Chocolates and champagne in your cabin upon arrival
  • A spa service of your choice at our local spa, or two 1-hour massages in your cabin
  • A three-course dinner delivered to your cabin including a bottle of wine
Winter Getaway

Escape the cold winter weather and immerse yourself in the beautiful landscapes of the Rocking R Guest Ranch. With a variety of winter activities, you’re sure to find something that will make your trip unforgettable. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be treated like royalty with a warm, gourmet hot chocolate and freshly baked homemade cookies.
Cost: $75/guest


  • Snowshoe rentals
  • Gourmet hot chocolate and homemade cookies
  • Family-style dinner delivered to your cabin.
Spa and Stay Package

Pamper yourself with a spa getaway!
Cost: $200/guest


  • A spa pedicure, spa facial, and a 30 minute detox session.
  • Lunch served to you at the Spa.
  • Mamosa’s served with your breakfast on your spa day.


Three Course Dinner

Indulge in an unforgettable dining experience at the Rocking R Guest Ranch! Our gourmet 3-course dinner features the finest cuts of Triple-A tenderloin steak, cooked to perfection and served with the freshest seasonal ingredients.

Come treat your taste buds to the ultimate dining experience at the Rocking R Guest Ranch. Book your stay today!

Gourmet Menu

Cost: $100/meal

Family Style Dinner

Gather your loved ones and indulge in a family-style dinner at Rocking R Guest Ranch! Our delicious and hearty meal is the perfect opportunity for families to come together and make memories over good food and good company.

Book your family-style dinner during your stay and make unforgettable memories with your loved ones!

Family Style Menu

Cost: $70/meal

Bagged Lunch
Perfect to take on your day of exploring the local attractions!

Includes a cold drink, a sandwich, fresh fruit and vegetables, cheese, a granola bar, and dessert.

Cost: $30/meal


Massage table in front of window with sun setting
Massage In Your Cabin

Enjoy either a relaxing or hot stone a professional masseuse in the comfort of your own cabin.

Cost: $110/hour

Horseback Riding

Horse Care Basics

Unleash your inner horse enthusiast at Rocking R Guest Ranch and discover the joys of horse care. Whether you’re a beginner or simply looking for a new experience, the Rocking R Guest Ranch offers a perfect opportunity to learn the essential skills of horse care. From catching a horse and learning proper grooming techniques to developing a deep appreciation for these magnificent animals, our knowledgeable instructors will guide you every step of the way. Don’t miss this chance to get up close and personal with the horses at Rocking R Guest Ranch!

Cost: $55/hour per person

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Beginner Horseback Riding

Our horse guides will bring the horses to you, saddled and ready to learn to ride! You will ride in our riding arena, learning the basics of riding, and practicing your new skills.

Cost: $75/hour per rider

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Outdoor Horseback Riding

Indulge in a classic equestrian adventure at the Rocking R Guest Ranch! Embark on a serene journey through lush pastures and along tranquil waterways on horseback, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the 40-acre ranch. Immerse yourself in the peaceful surroundings and get in touch with nature while enjoying a true, authentic riding experience.

Cost: $75/hour per rider

indoor horseback riding
Indoor Horseback Riding

Indulge in the comfort and luxury of riding indoors with a heated arena right next to the Rocking R Guest Ranch. The indoor arena provides the perfect environment for riders of all skill levels to practice and perfect their techniques, regardless of the weather outside. With soft, cushioned footing and ample space, riders can safely and confidently hone their skills in a controlled, distraction-free environment. Whether you’re a beginner looking to develop your balance and control or an experienced equestrian looking to keep your skills sharp, the indoor arena offers the perfect setting for a truly memorable riding experience. So why wait? Book your next ride with us today!

Cost: $55/hour per rider

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Horseback Riding in the Mountains

Discover the picturesque beauty of the Rocky Mountains on horseback. Our trail rides are customized based on your skill level and desired time frame. Join us for a guided journey to the trailhead, a scenic morning ride, a leisurely lunch break, and a scenic return to your starting point.

Includes: horses, tack, and bag lunches. Guests are expected to bring comfortable clothes, a hat, insect spray, and sunscreen.

Time: 2 hours traveling time each way, up to 4 hours of riding.

Available: between May and September

Cost: $450/person

Local Experiences

Rosebud Theatre
Rosebud Theatre

A hidden gem that combines delicious food, gracious hospitality, and professional live entertainment in a serene and peaceful river valley!

Enjoy a theatre show and delicious buffet at the Rosebud Theatre.


The Trip to Bountiful, March 31 to May 20

The Sound of Music, June 2 to September 2

The Syringa Tree, July 7 to September 2

Magic Lies: An Evening with W.O. Mitchell, Septebmer 15 to October 21

All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, November 3 to December 23

*No shows on Mondays or Tuesdays

Cost: $80/Adult, $60/Youth

Outdoor Adventures – Summer

Fly Fishing – Float Trip

Experience the ultimate fly-fishing adventure on the renowned Blue Ribbon Bow River. Our expert guides will take you to prime spots where you can indulge in the thrill of nymphing, dry fly fishing, and casting streamers to target big, aggressive trout. Get ready to have your rod bent and reel screaming with excitement!

We meet in Langdon Alberta, where guests will float the Lower Bow River from McKinnon Flats to Carseland.

Includes: transportation to and from the Ranch, all gear, rods, reels, flies, a BBQ lunch, and snacks.

All guests must have an Alberta Fishing License

Time: 10 – 12 hours total.

Available: July 1 – August 31 Daily

Cost: $650 for 2 people

fly fishing
Fly Fishing – Walk & Wade Trip

Experience the ultimate angling adventure with us at Rocking R Guest Ranch. Stroll through the serene valleys of the Oldman River and Livingstone River, surrounded by the majestic Rocky Mountains. Join us on a thrilling fishing expedition for prized Cutthroat Trout and Bull Trout. Book your trip today!

Includes: transportation to and from the Ranch, all gear, rods, reels, flies, a BBQ lunch, and snacks.

All guests must have an Alberta Fishing License.

Time: 10-12 hours total

Available: July 16 – August 31 Daily, September Weekends Only

Cost: $275/person

white water rafting
White Water Rafting
Experience some of the best white water in Alberta with a variety of Class II–III rapids as you run through Gooseberry, S-bends, The Nationals, Rock Garden, H’s Ledge, and more on the Upper Red Deer River.

Includes: wet suits, booties, gloves, life jackets, helmets, professional guides, wind jackets, fleece jackets, and paddles. Guests supply bathing suits or shorts, towels, change of clothing, sunscreen, bug repellent, water bottles, snacks, and lunch.

Riding Starts at 10 am.

Half Day Includes approximately 2.5 hours on the river. Total experience time is 4 hours.

Full Day includes approximately 4 hours on the river. Total experience time is 5-6 hours.

Cost: $110/person for a half day

Cost: $140/person for a full day

* Please note that this location is 2 hours away from the Ranch. You are responsible for your own transportation.

* Participants must be 10 years old or older.

Outdoor Adventures – Winter

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Ice Fishing
Enjoy a great day of ice fishing on beautiful Eagle Lake, only minutes from the Ranch. After meeting your guide at the lake, settle in for a day of catching Northern Pike and Walleye.

Includes: fishing rods, reels, bait, sonar/fish finder, underwater cameras, heated portable ice hut, comfortable chairs, lunch.

All guests must have an Alberta Fishing License.

Time: Up to 7 hours of fishing

Available: December to March

Cost: $800/trip


Embark on a winter adventure and discover the beauty of the Ranch in a new light! Our snowshoe excursions take you through the rolling pastures, where you can witness the breathtaking beauty of the ranch covered in a blanket of snow. From the serene stillness of the countryside to the rolling hills and frozen lake, every step of this unforgettable journey reveals a new and magical perspective of the Ranch. Whether you’re a seasoned snowshoer or a beginner, we guarantee you an unforgettable winter experience. So, come join us and explore the Ranch like never before!

Cost: $20/guest per day