A private and exclusive guest ranch hidden away in Cariboo
Country, British Columbia, Canada.
to a secluded hideaway nestled amidst 80,000 acres of pristine
British Columbia wilderness, where wildlife thrives amongst
natural grasslands, forests, lakes and rivers. Embrace the
cowboy culture of BC's Cariboo region and enjoy spectacular
scenery, a wide array of nature-based activities and the finest
of comforts at Siwash Lake Ranch, an exclusive "Old West"
estate. Our remarkable setting provides a refreshing oasis
of wilderness solitude, filled with life-enriching experiences
for adventurous people who seek the finer things in life
you can savor freedom, fresh air and wide open spaces. Horseback
riding is the highlight of a ranch holiday and we have a beautiful,
well-loved and well-trained herd available to suit your experience,
whether you're trying horseback riding for the first time
or are a seasoned horseman or woman. Ride on your own or with
a private guide.
Cariboo region's rivers, lakes and streams provide spawning,
rearing and foraging habitat for wild native fish, including
BC's legendary rainbow trout. Cast your fly to a rising rainbow
trout! Prolific fly hatches, a nutrient rich environment and
clear, cold waters make this area a fantastic fishing destination.
to our favourite mountain lookout, or hike a river canyon
to cascading waterfalls. Mountain bike an array of backcountry
trails. The riding trails double as hiking and biking trails,
and routes of varying duration and challenge are available
– everything from an all-day hike to an hour’s fitness loop
around the ranch property. Then, paddle a canoe across shimmering
the very best in off-grid, luxury holidays in the Canadian
wilderness. Our eco-friendly, boutique lodge is built with
hand-hewn spruce logs and is set at the edge of a meadow on
a knoll overlooking Siwash Lake. A lovely southern exposure
is perfect for the solar panel array that’s used to power
the place. French doors open to a spacious deck, where you
can share your day's riding adventures over drinks and appetizers
while wild birds serenade from the nearby pines. Or you can
retreat to one of several verandahs, to steep quietly in the
gentle ebb and flow of the great outdoors.
ranch has a variety of guest accommodation with beautiful
lake and BC wilderness views for you to choose from. Each
suite is distinctively different and all are in harmony with
the best of wilderness living. Most rooms have a queen or
king size bed, French doors leading onto a private balcony
or a sitting area with glass-fronted wood-burning stove, and
a luxurious en-suite bathroom with shower and soaker tub.
Family suites have a queen or king bed and two single beds.
mealtimes, you'll be delighted with delicious cuisine and
great fellowship in our cozy 20-seat main dining room. Hand-hewn
log walls, a rich fir plank floor, casually elegant furniture
and candle light combine for a wonderfully warm dining ambience.
Tables vary from large group and family size, to intimate
window settings for two that overlook wild bird feeders and
boutique wilderness lodge features a soul-pleasing blend of
the rustic and the refined. Ultra-luxurious accommodations,
fine dining and warm, gracious hospitality combine with genuine
adventure and a maximum capacity of 12 - the ultimate guest
among Forbes Traveler's Top Ten Luxury Dude Ranches &
Canada's most eco-friendly luxury destination by the Globe
Box 39, 70 Mile House, BC,
Canada, V0K 2K0