Maple Creek, SK S0N 1N0
In the heart of the spectacular Cypress Hills, follow the footsteps of the Northwest Mounted Police who brought Canadian law to the west. A former NWMP/RCMP post (circa 1875-83) was later used to breed horses for the Musical Ride. Xplorers for kids! Guides in period costume, interpretive walks and picnic areas, period furnished buildings, two cemeteries, visitor centre museum, theatre, gift shop and cafeteria.
Additional opportunities for picnics, hiking, trail rides, observing nature. No overnight camping facilities. Look for Historic Trades Day in mid-Jul.
55km SW of Maple Creek on Hwy 271. 1600 acre site in the Cypress Hills.
Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Cypress Hills Vineyard and Winery, Town of Maple Creek, Jasper Cultural and Historical Centre, SW Saskatchewan Old-Timers Museum.
18-May-2013 to 2-Sep-2013
Rate details: $9.80 adults, $8.30 seniors, $4.90 youth, children under 6 years free, $22 family. School groups $4/person. A week notice required for groups. Rates subject to change.
Hours of operation: May 18 - Jun 29, Tue to Sat; Jun 30 - Sep 2, daily 9:30am - 5:30pm. Please contact office or visit website for more information on hours of operation, events and fees.
Limited wheelchair access
Service in French
Tours upon request
Group tour services
Student group services
Estimated viewing time (hours): 2.0
Additional Group Tour Information: One week notice is required for groups.
Museums Association of Saskatchewan member
Canadian Museum Association member