Recreation and Leisure
Family Fun and ActivitiesThe whole family can have fun all year long at the Great Canadian Barn Dance. This unique resort in Hill Spring invites you to step back in time to the days when weekend nights were barn dance nights. Here you can join in the spirit of the country dance then retire to a guest cabin or full-service campground to rest up for another day of fun and adventure.
For more than 10 years, the peaceful little village of Hill Spring has drawn thousands of local and tourists to enjoy a day, weekend or extended holiday at the Great Canadian Barn Dance. Some of the fun includes:
- Live music
- Home-cooked meals
- Outdoor recreation
- Dinner shows
- Dance lessons
- Family festivals
Address: Box 163
This facility includes:
- Heated indoor arena (100' x 200') that seats up to 1500 spectators.
- Slide track / warm up arena (200' x 40').
- Two outdoor arenas, the newest being 200' x 400'.
- New kitchen, concession and restroom area with showers.
- Campground for travelers.
- Stabling that accommodates up to 160 animals.
- Promote a broad awareness of agriculture.
- Encourage youth leadership training.
- Improve community spirit.
- Provide a venue for local suppliers to market their products.
- Host multiple activities in the community.
For the past 18 years, talented casts of performers, dedicated directors and skilled backstage staff have offered locals and visitors an exceptional array of musical theatre productions. Some recent summer productions include:
- Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
- High School Musical
- Guys and Dolls
- Hello, Dolly!
- Forever Plaid
- The Sound of Music
Adventure and Outdoor Activities
Don’t forget to bring your swimsuits for an adventure the whole family will love! Incept Adventure Co. offers exciting whitewater rafting and kayaking trips on the scenic St. Mary’s river where getting wet is all in a days work. They also offer guided fishing trips on the areas numerous rivers and lakes for an abundance of species. Make sure you bring your camera as Grizzly Bears, Whitetail & Mule Deer, the endangered Golden Marmot, Bald Eagles, Golden Eagles and more are frequent visitors on the St. Mary’s river. Our professional and courteous staff will make sure you have a safe, fun and exciting experience that will keep you coming back year after year.When they are not rafting or fishing we offer training programs and courses including swift water rescue, first aid, wilderness first aid, survival camps, and a guide training program.
GolfThis new Les Furber-designed course is nestled in Cardston's Lee Creek Valley. It offers 18 holes of challenging golf, picturesque mountain views, natural wildlife and some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The course features challenges for golfers of all levels and has:
- Four tee boxes per hole
- White sand bunkers
- Multiple water hazards
- Recently renovated clubhouse
- Extensive menu
- Pro shop
Fax: (403) 653-2499
Other course features and amenities include:
- Driving range
- Practice green
- Clubhouse dining facilities
- Licensed Premises
- Pro Shop
- Rain checks
- Dress code
- Club rental
- CPGA Professional