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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with my family of five in the Coyote Lodge. We spent four nights in total, and all took 4 rides over our stay. The lodge and common spaces are not luxurious, but they are simple, clean and very comfortable. Very... The lodges are log build, which has a charm of its own, and our lodge had a kitchen.... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a stunning remote area this was an experience I had not done before, but provided a perfect stop for three nights on my way to Jasper from Vancouver. We were a family of four so two adults and two children/youths and were in lodge number 1 which had a well equipped kitchen and a cosy feel to the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The scenery is really lovely for riding up at Big Bar - open fields with rolling hills in the backdrop. The horses were in great shape and were suitable for both experienced and inexperienced riders. Big Bar offers both full and half day rides. The food was perfect for buffet style and the drinks were inexpensive. There are lots of... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Both the staff, stock and guests were welcoming at Big Bar Guest Ranch! I was traveling around B.C. on my own and thought this would be a great way to see The Cariboo. It really was. Just a few hours from Kelowna, I decided to rent a car and enjoy the scenic drive. I only stayed a few days but... More 

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Bowen Island, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My daughter and I stayed for four nights in early July. The ranch is a relaxing day drive from the lower mainland. We spent spent one night in a teepee and the rest in a cabin. The location is a little slice of heaven. Views are lovely, grassland and lakes. We did day rides with professional wranglers on well looked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We had a great experience at Big Bar Guest Ranch (BBGR). They were super accommodating as our trip was delayed a day because our 4 year old daughter had been sick. They had no problem moving our reservations. The food was excellent and BBGR were able to accommodate my wife's gluten free diet too! The cabin was exactly what we... More 

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Thank Jules A
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This is a real Cariboo ranch. Don't come expecting fancy and having your hand held. There are bugs, rustic cabins and it IS WONDERFUL. Our family had the best vacation. Our hosts were very easy going, friendly, great to our daughter, as they are parents as well. Our wranglers were so experienced and respectful with the horses. My husband went... More 

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Whitehorse, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Beautiful Country --- Big Bar Ranch is located in one of the most stunning areas of Canada-- I stayed here during the summer of 2015 and I'm still dreaming of the mountain plateaus, long evening sunsets, early morning canoe paddles and hikes through the mountains. What makes Big Bar special is it is not a luxury resort selling a 'tourism... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We arrived so excited for this trip and were sorely disappointed. The window sills were full of dead flies and the counter and cabinets had mouse droppings everywhere. There was no wood for the wood stove and we paid for a 6 1/2 hr ride and got a 4 1/2 ride and then the wrangler said he forgot about the... More 

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BigBar_GuestRanch, Owner at Big Bar Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Oh Ruth, how saddened I am to find this here and after we did have a very pleasant conversation on the phone. Yes, it may have taken us some time to connect but as it is winter time many of our chores keep us out doors tending to the animals and the office is only open limited hours. We were... More 

Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

I visited this ranch 3 years ago and this time my brother wanted to come along as I had such a great time. We found everything about the ranch just as it was advertised. My brother hasn't been on a horse in over 40 years and they matched his riding ability perfectly with the right horse. There were 6 guests... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We're an all inclusive Guest Ranch located north west of Clinton, BC. Included in your package is your accommodations, three square meals and up to 5 hours of riding per day. You can either participate in two short rides in the morning and afternoon or take your lunch with you for an all day riding experience. Archery lessons provide an alternative activity to consider. Also included is access to our private lake with use of our canoes and peddle boats; as well as maps to our marked trails to enjoy either on foot or by mountain bike. Of course all the social areas are part of the package and you can feel free to play billiards or shuffle board in the lounge or simply hang out by the camp fire. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Bar Guest Ranch

Address: 5960 Big Bar Road, Clinton, British Columbia V0K 1K0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Cariboo > Clinton
Price Range: $385 - $396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Big Bar Guest Ranch 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Big Bar Guest Ranch Clinton, Cariboo
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