Irwin Insights / Chris Irwin
Chris Irwin, world-renowned Canadian horse trainer, coach, and clinician, has developed a certification program for coaches and trainers designed to establish competency guidelines for horse training that bring consistent, lasting results to all breeds and disciplines. Chris teaches the assertive yet non-threatening techniques (non-resistance training) he has designed to truly and effectively handle and communicate with horses.
Cindy Hanschoewerker of Belgium is our European partner. Cindy is an Irwin Insights Level 2 Master.
Centered Riding founder Sally Swift developed the principles of Centered Riding (Breathing, Soft Eyes, Centering, Building Blocks and later Grounding) as tools to improve the balance and effectiveness of the rider.
AirBnB Dunster (2 single beds)
AirBnB Dunster (queen bed)
Bedrooms for rent in private home, shared bathroom, use of kitchen, living and dining rooms.
Beautiful mountain view!
Minutes from Falling Star Ranch Academy of Foundational Horsemanship!
Special rates for long-term stays!
Transportation to Falling Star Ranch can be arranged. We also have bikes available for rent.
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Beaver Creek Lodge
Boutique cabin accommodation amidst the scenic splendour of the Robson Valley. Private location beside the Fraser River, yet within the village limits of McBride.
Bell Mountain Motel
Excellent rates for long-term stays. The hotel is conveniently located one block north of Highway 16 on Bridge Road.
Mica Mountain Lodge
Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains and Cariboo Mountains, you will find cozy and clean log cabins. Located in Tete Jaune.
The cabins are very generously spaced from each other to ensure the greatest privacy. Relax in our unspoiled wilderness away from all the busy places!
Terracana Ranch Resort
Dream your next vacation amid the spectacular landscape of British Columbia’s Rocky Mountains on a 500-acre ranch resort along the world-famous Fraser River in Dunster. Rustic log cabins, fine dining and year-round outdoor adventure activities one hour west of Jasper and just minutes from the highest peak in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, world-famous Mount Robson.
Special rates for students! Please contact Birgit for more info!
Upper Fraser Ranch Chalets
Luxurious, self-contained A-frame cabin, suitable for groups of up to six people in its three separate bedrooms. Completely self-contained. The Upper Fraser Ranch Chalet sits poised on the threshold of a wilderness frontier and yet is privately situated within the boundaries of an expansive Rocky mountain ranching property. Located west of Tete Jaune.
Robson Valley Pet Hostel
Robson Valley Pet Hostel is located on 5.5 acres near McBride. Our kennel is small, but we treasure our loyal animal and human friends.
Cold Fire Creek Dog Sledding
Climb aboard Canada’s oldest form of winter transport. What better way to venture deep into the heart of the Canadian Rockies, than behind a team of enthusiastic and friendly Alaskan Huskies!
Cold Fire Creek Dog Sledding offers exceptional dog sledding tours in the beautiful Robson Valley in British Columbia. One-hour, half-day and moonlight dog sled tours.
Hourly, day rides and multi-day rides in the Canadian wilderness. Located in Valemount.
Canadian Arabian Horse Registry
The Arabian horse in Canada is served by a number of not-for-profit societies and a charity. On this website you will find information on the Canadian Arabian Horse Registry, the Canadian Partbred Arabian Register and the largest Canadian Arabian publication, The Canadian Arabian News. The Canadian Arabian Horse Foundation is a registered charity dedicated to the Arabian horse and its marketplace is of interest to Arabian enthusiasts and horse people in general.
This website is dedicated to the American paint horse. It offers an online marketplace, events, a general store, FAQs, an info booth, the Paint Horse Journal and Paint Horse programs.
The American Quarter Horse Association is the official breed registry and membership association for the American quarter horse.
Horse Council BC
Horse Council BC is committed to fostering participation, growth, development, and excellence in all horse-related sport and industry activities while preserving valued horse traditions. Members receive access to all the HCBC educational materials (bookstore and brochures) as well as a $5 million third party liability insurance that covers them worldwide.
Dunster, British Columbia
The Dunster community website provides local news and events, a bulletin board, local links, as well as information on local history.
McBride, British Columbia
Picture the Cariboo Mountains on one side and the majestic Rocky Mountains on the other, with the headwaters of the mighty Fraser River winding through the valley bottom, fed by countless rivers and streams. Habitat ranges from micro-climates of rain forest to high alpine. Flora and fauna, large and small, are abundant. The Village of McBride, nestled amidst this natural beauty, is the hub for an infinite variety of outdoor recreation opportunities.
The Village of Valemount, British Columbia
Valemount, British Columbia, is a charming mountain village situated on the western slopes of the Canadian Rockies. Valemount is also a gateway and service centre for various exciting backcountry experiences, such as horseback riding, hiking, snowmobiling, heli-skiing, river rafting, cross-country and telemark skiing, ATVing, bird watching, and just plain exploring.
Robson Valley Region – a life worth exploring!
Living in the Robson Valley is your chance to step away from the busy pace of city life, and embrace space, serenity, scenic views, community, outdoor adventures, and a life that anyone can afford. Your next adventure starts in the Robson Valley Region. The Robson Valley Region is a collection of communities nestled on the edge of the Rocky Mountains in northern British Columbia, between Prince George, Jasper, and Kamloops. The Robson Valley Region includes: Dome Creek, Crescent Spur, McBride, Dunster, Tête Jaune Cache, and Valemount. We feel our communities and our lifestyle is a great opportunity for you step back and enjoy life again. Enjoy the outdoors, nature, fresh air, wildlife, and close neighbours. The discoverrvr.ca website showcases who we are, what we are about, and all the opportunities available within our area. We encourage you to take a browse and experience what we can offer you.
INTERNeX International Exchange is Canada’s leading organization for helping finding you the right placement assistance that allows you to work, live and learn in Canada. If you are looking for a ranch or farmstay, an internship, if you want to work in the hospitality industry or would like to learn more about Canada’s countryside, we have the right program for you.
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