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Grizzly Bear Ranch

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights at the Grizzly Bear Ranch. The directions were spot on. When we arrived, we went to our cabin with an amazing view of the river from the front porch. Julius and Kristin welcomed us with a wonderful dinner, that we shared with two other guests from England. We also met our wonderful guide Corinna. All three... More 

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Bishopton,Scotland
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We visited the Ranch in mid October and every expectation was met if not exceeded. Started well in the Kaslo Hotel ( stunning views) and then a lovely 4x4 drive to the Ranch. We saw Grizzlies on walks, drives and rafting trips during our stay - all led by our expert guides. We really saw the bears in their natural... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

We had the great pleasure of staying at the Grizzly Bear Ranch in October and nearly had to be dragged away. Julius and Kristin’s hospitality was incredible and we felt like one big family by the end of our stay. We cannot thank whole the team enough for their wealth of knowledge, experience and great humour. We couldn’t have asked... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

We spent a brilliant time with Kristin & Julius at Grizzly Bear Ranch at the end of September 2015. The cabin was first class, very clean, good amenities and being at the end of the ranch furthest away from the main house we felt very much 'on our own' which was lovely. The night before was spent in Kaslo (part... More 

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UK
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Having seen the excellent reviews on Tripadvisor, we planned to come here but were advised not to by our travel agent. Fortunately, we ignored that advice, sacked the travel agent and came anyway, based on the previous reports. Julius and Kristin are excellent hosts, providing a holiday that is packed with activity from start to finish. The days are filled... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We had an exceptional few days at the Grizzly Bear Ranch which more than lived up to what we had read in previous reviews. Our aim was to see grizzlies in the wild and we certainly did - sometimes at very close quarters but all managed very professionally and safely by the excellent team of wildlife guides. Julius, Paul, Alex,... More 

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Thank Sycamore62
Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

It is hard to find words to describe the amazing time my husband and I had at The Grizzly Bear Ranch. Julius and Kristin are amazing hosts who make their guests feel so welcome during their stay. The guides were exceptional!!! (We found Ollie kept us entertained with his great sense of humor!!!) We visited in mid-October 2015 and felt... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Being able to see magnificent Grizzly Bears in their natural habitat was incredible! While there, we saw eight bears--our favorites were a mother bear teaching her yearling cubs how to fish. Kristen and Jullius were warm and welcoming. Other guides, especially Paul, were tremendously informatiave. Meals, served family style, were well prepared and enjoyed by a diverse mixture of Americans,... More 

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Thank Dernes
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Being budget conscious travellers, we decided to make this a once in a lifetime travel experience and what an inspiring experience it turned out to be! We stayed in the Logjam cabin during September, with a fireplace and uninterrupted views of the Lardeau River flowing past our large cabin window. After adventurous days full of hiking,rafting, and of course bear... More 

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2 Thank Elliot K
Camano Island, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Kristin and Julius and their guides make you feel part of the family as soon as you arrive. I really enjoyed the excellent food and all of the outings. the Cascade Cabin is cozy and very clean and rustic. I will always give a two-thumbs up for this couple and their staff!!!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Grizzly Bear Ranch is a small, private lodge hidden away in a remote BC valley that offers specialist grizzly and black bear-viewing holidays. The ranch opened in 2006 and is run by Julius, Kristin and an exceptional team of experienced and certified bear-viewing guides who will take you out on foot, in 4x4s and on river rafts to view the region's bears. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grizzly Bear Ranch

Address: Highway 31, Kaslo, British Columbia V0G 1M0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Kaslo
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Grizzly Bear Ranch Hotel Kaslo
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