Stag Party Ideas

Naturally the men in your wedding party can do any of the activities in the Stagette section and vice versa – but here’s just a few ideas with an eye to the gentlemen.

ATV Guided Tour

Historic Reesor Ranch, West Block Cypress Hills

p: 1-306-662-3498 or 1-403-977-2128
e: reesorranch@hotmail.com
w: http://www.reesorranch.com/

Located on the Historic Reesor Ranch in the Cypress Hills , you can now enjoy the first-ever ATV Tours of the Cypress Hills guided by the Historic Reesor Ranch! No experience needed!

Please note that these tours take place on private land using privately owned quads only. Use of ATV’s on any Interprovincial Park land is prohibited. 

Tour includes:

  • Two hours of easy touring through private ranchlands over diverse terrain, among winding trails in deep spruce and pine forests.
  • Two break stops to enjoy the views and take photos of the sites along the way which include stunning vistas of the Historic Reesor Ranch, Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park Wilderness Area, and Battle Creek Valley.
  • Safety instruction and helmets
  • Automatic 4 x 4 ATV’s

Cost:  $89/person (plus fees/taxes)

 

Golfing | Maple Creek Golf Course

Maple Creek, SK

p. 306.662.2886
w. www.golfmaplecreek.com

Redesigned by Franklin Russell in 1989, Maple Creek Golf Course & Club is a golf course ideal for your company event. Sporting panoramas of the scenic Cypress Hills from every hole, Maple Creek has loosely treed, level fairways that are easy on the legs. A number of strategically placed water hazards, sand bunkers and low lying trees can be encountered on many holes, creating a need for disciplined shot making.

Large Group rates available, contact clubhouse for details

Green Fees:

Adult:                                         Junior: (13-17)                   Power Cart:
9 Holes | $27                            9 Holes | $8.41                 9 Holes | $18
18 Holes | $36                        18 Holes | $14.02             18 Holes | $27

Prices do not include GST or DMF

 

Cypress Hills Segway Tours

Cypress Hills, SK

The first Segway tour in a provincial park in western Canada!

t. 306.661.9070
e. reservations@cypresshillssegwaytours.com
w. https://www.facebook.com/Cypresshillssegwaytours/

Cost: $55 per tour

Payment with credit card, interact or cash.

Group & family rates available – must be 6 participants!

Tours Offered  

  • July & August
    • Daily – 10:00am, 12:30pm, 3:00pm & 6:00pm
  • May, June & September
    • Reduced hours (book by

High Ropes Course

Ellkwater, AB

p. 403.905.0105 (Gregg Campbell)
e. gregg@medicinehatymca.ca
w. www.medicinehatymca.ca/highropes

Located in beautiful Elkwater, Alberta, grab your gang to take in the one-of-a-kind High Ropes Course. The perfect activity to challenge any adrenaline junky!

Comprised of a sequence of challenging obstacles located in a forest setting. There are six 50 ft poles with 12 different elements. *Our high ropes course staff and participants must be wearing necessary safety equipment*

Group, and Team Building Packages available.

*Additional services such as guided hikes, yoga classes, canoe or paddling courses, and food options are available.

**Note:  Accommodations for your team or organization can also be had at the YMCA Camp Elkwater. ClickHERE for more information. 

Please contact Gregg Campbell above for more information.

Kayaking with Carefree Adventures

SW Saskatchewan

 

Enjoy either the Frenchman River, the Swift Current Creek, or Cypress Lake on one of the many other kayaking adventures available in the Cypress Hills Destination Area, provided by Carefree Adventures.

Contact:

p. 403.528-9871 (Medicine Hat office – mid-week during the summer)
p. 306.297.6232 (summer office)
e. buckguy@telus.net
w. http://www.carefreeadventures.ca/

Costs:

$25.00 for 1 hour – introduction to basic kayaking, paddle strokes and safety
$45.00 for 2 hours
$65.00 for 3 hours
$80.00 for 4 hours.
(*Note: all prices are Carefree Park, Simmie only).

All tours include: 

All necessary equipment, transportation of equipment, guides and instruction. Please note that Customers are responsible for their own transportation and footwear designed to be worn in water.

All tours must be booked in advance.

Tours can be customized to meet individual needs.

Horseback Riding | The Historic Reesor Ranch

West Block, Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan

p. 306.662.3498.
e. reesorranch@hotmail.com
w. www.reesorranch.com/

The perfect adventure for both experienced and inexperienced riders, have your team or organization book one of the many horseback riding adventures available at The Historic Reesor Ranch.  Choose from an introduction to riding, a “Cattledrive 101” experience, a Cowboy Breakfast Ride, a Supper Ride, or a tailored made experience that suits the needs of your group.

Come for the day or book their group accommodations. Contact the Scott or Theresa Reesor for more details.

*Available between May and September.

Mountain Biking | Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park

Cypress Hills

Available on both sides of the Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, mountain bike the many trails available, including the vast network of trails built by the 670 Mountain Bike Club out of Medicine Hat.  (Click HERE for their mountain biking Cypress Hills trail guide).

Accommodations for your stag group can be found:

Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan:  The Historic Reesor Ranch, and the Willowbend Motel

Cypress Hills, Alberta:  Elkwater Lake Lodge and the YMCA Camp Elkwater

Mountain Biking | Grasslands National Park

Grasslands National Park

p. 1-877-345-2257 (West Block Visitor Centre – Val Marie, SK)
p. 1-306-476-2018 (East Block McGowan’s Visitor Centre at Rock Creek Campground)
e. grasslands.info@pc.gc.ca
w. http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/sk/grasslands/index.aspx

Cyclists in Grasslands National Park can spin their wheels to one of our new trails, before embarking on foot. Trails are a great way to discover the park.

Grasslands National Park is the only park to represent the Prairie Grasslands Natural Region of Canada. The park protects common/rare plants and animals, cultural landscapes, and geological resources. Self-guided driving tours, marked and unmarked hiking trails, a Field Guidebook, campgrounds, equestrian camping, and interpretive programs.

For a full list of bike accessible trails please visit our main site: http://www.visitcypresshills.ca/what-to-do/summer-activities/hiking/grasslandsnp/ or call either of the Grasslands Visitor Centres.

Camping | Grasslands National Park

Grasslands National Park

p. 1-877-345-2257 (West Block Visitor Centre – Val Marie, SK)
p. 1-306-476-2018 (East Block McGowan’s Visitor Centre at Rock Creek Campground)
e. grasslands.info@pc.gc.ca
w. http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/sk/grasslands/index.aspx

Drop your pack following an exhilarating hike. Pitch a tent where no one has camped before – well, maybe not for a thousand years! Look forward to the sunset, and perhaps a Coyote howl. The park is yours to explore whether you choose Back Country Camping, Front Country Camping (at Rock Creek or Frenchman Valley Campgrounds), Equestrian Camping, or book their Teepees or NEW oTENTiks.

Visit the Grasslands National Park Camping Information page for more information: http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/pn-np/sk/grasslands/activ/activ4.aspx

 

Camping | Cypress Hills Destination Area

Cypress Hills Destination Area

If looking for an easy low-cost solution to your guys getaway, look to camping in the Cypress Hills Destination Area.  With over 1600 sites from rustic to full service, no matter what kind of experience you’re looking for you’ll find it here.

For a full list of all of the campgrounds, their amenities, and how to book them visit our main site:  http://www.visitcypresshills.ca/accommodations/campgrounds/

Fishing

Cypress Hills Destination Area

The Cypress Hills offer some of the best trout fishing in Saskatchewan. Battle Creek, in the West Block wilderness area, is home to Rainbow, Brown, and the occasional Brook Trout. This is a perfect creek for fly fishers and ultra-light spin fishers.

Loch Leven in the Centre Block offers anglers Brook and Cutthroat Trout. The most effective method for fishing Loch Leven is fly fishing.

For a full list of fishing sites, types of fish available and licensing head to our main site:  http://www.visitcypresshills.ca/what-to-do/summer-activities/huntingfishing/

 

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