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Vendors › Calgary › Attractions & Tours › Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

On Hwy 785, off Hwy 2 north of Fort Macleod 
Calgary, Alberta

403-553-2731

history.alberta.ca/headsmashedin

Description provided by Editors

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved buffalo jumps in the world. The interpretive centre details the traditional ways of the Plains People, who relied on the buffalo hunt. Drumming and dancing demonstrations, Jul – Aug, Wed only. Hike to the drive lanes with Blackfoot guides May – Oct, first Sat of every month. Open Sept 2 – May 14, 10 am – 5 pm daily. May 15 – Sept 1, 9 am – 5 pm daily. Regular admission: $15 adults (18-64), $13 seniors, $10 youth (7 – 17), family (2 adults and their children) $40, children under six free, group rates available.

Description provided by Establishment

Hours of operation:

Open 7 days per week!

Winter hours:

Sept 08 - June 30, 2010

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (1000 to 1700)

Summer hours:

July 1 - Sept 06, 2010

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (0900 to 1800)

Closed: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day and Easter Sunday.

Admission Fees:

Adults $9.00, Seniors $8.00, Youth 7-17 $5.00, Family $22.00, Under 7 are Free.

Map to Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump