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+Badlands Tours

There are different tour options. Participants choose which tour to take.

Tourists are encouraged to bring their own lunches & drinking water as neither are available for purchase on the tour.

Washroom facilities are available at some of the sites. Check with your guide for locations.

Tour sites are private land so please DO NOT litter, pick flowers or shrubs or disturb the land.

Tour sites are only open to the public when accompanied by an official guide. No maps available.

The Long Tour
The long tour is a 180 km round trip and visits 8 different sites, taking approximately 7-8 hours. Tours leave the visitor centre at 9:30am:

  • Castle Butte
  • Big Beaver Nature Centre and Aust's General Store
  • North West Mounted Police Site (water spring, basement foundation)
  • Sam Kelly's Outlaw Caves
  • Ceremonial Circle
  • Turtle Effigy
  • Buffalo Effigy
  • Heritage School House

Short Tour #1
3 1/2 - 4 hours

  • NWMP Site
  • Big Beaver's Nature Center
  • Heritage School House

Short Tour #2
3 - 4 hours

  • Sam Kelly Caves
  • Ceremonial Circles
  • Turtle & Buffalo Effigies

Short Tour #3
3 - 4 hours 

  • Castle Butte
  • Aust's General Store
  • Buffalo Effigies
  • Big Beaver Nature Centre


The full day’s tour will take you through the Valley’s spectacular scenery to Castle Butte and on to the caves that were used as hideouts for such American outlaws as Sam Kelly. Here, you will discover why the Big Muddy Valley was known as Station #1 on Butch Cassidy’s Outlaw Trail.

There is a stop at the remains of the Big Muddy North West Mounted Police post, and a one room school house. Special  interest stops to view the stone effigies of buffalo and turtles wind up an enjoyable day of touring.

Tours leave at 9:30am from the Coronach Tourist Information Booth located on Highway 18.  Private tours can leave when the time is suitable for guide and tourists.



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7-8 hour tour (Tour Van)

All Tours MUST leave from the Tourist Information Centre in Coronach.

Van tours will be available regardless of number SATURDAY & SUNDAY**(for the months of July & August ONLY)**

Van tours will ONLY be available if there is a minimum of 8 passengers MONDAY through FRIDAY**(for the months of May, June & September)**

All Children 5 years old and under are Free

Long Tour Van - Adult (13+) $60

Long Tour Van - Children (6-12) $35

Short Tour Van - Adult (13+) $50

Short Tour Van - (Children 6-12) $25


School Tours (must supply own school bus)(school bus driver is no charge) -All Passengers -$15

Unfortunately, we can not accept Debit or Credit.

PRIVATE TOUR - approx 3-4 hrs length, available 7 days a week from May to Sept long weekend.

Long Tour (own vehicle) - 1st two adults $60/each, additional passengers $30/each
(must have room for guide)

Short Tour (own vehicle)- 1st two adults $40/each, addional passengers $20/each
(must have room for guide)

***Short tours leave at tourist convenience. Please note: These tours can only be taken on a private tour with the tourist's own vehicle.


Coronach Tourism Committee 


Make a point of stopping at the Coronach Tourism Information Booth on your way into Coronach. The tourist booth is located on Highway 18 on the east side of town.  The booth is open from 09:00 am - 5:00 pm, May Long Weekend until September Long Weekend for business and is staffed with great, friendly people who will take care of your Tour needs.  It is stocked with souvenirs and lots of information.



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