Bar U Chuckwagon Cook-Off / Concours culinaire au ranch Bar U

Chuckwagon cooks were men of ingenuity, adaptability and perserverance - come meet the next generation! Alberta beef is the main ingredient in all our stew ‘n biscuits. After sampling, vote in the People’s Choice Awards for your favourite cook.

Les cuisiniers des chariots-cuisines étaient des hommes ingénieux, adaptables et persévérants. Venez rencontrer la prochaine génération de cuisiniers! Le boeuf de l’Alberta est le principal ingrédient de notre ragoût aux biscuits chauds. Après la dégustation, votez pour votre cuisinier préféré. Peut-être serez vous notre nouveau concurrent l’an prochain?

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Latitude: 50.419579 Longitude: -114.249828 Elevation: 4117 ft
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Christy Gustavison

Event Dates

6/18/2017 – 6/18/2017

Admission Fee (if any)

Included in Park Admission

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages

Type of Festival


Event Setting

The site has many historic buildings and structures, illustrating various stages of ranching development, and is rich in cultural landscape features. A visitor orientation centre and a vibrant living history program interpret a time when the West was young.

Driving Directions

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site is located approximately 100 km (62 miles) south of Calgary on Highway 22, 13 km (8 miles) south of Longview. From Calgary, go south on Highway 2, then west on Highway 540, cross over Highway 22 (also known as The Cowboy Trail) and continue going west for approximately half a kilometer.

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