Sept 7th – Cypress Hills Wish Ride

Sept 7th – Cypress Hills Wish Ride

Location: Historic Reesor Ranch, Cypress Hills

Children's Wish Ride at The Historic Reesor Ranch

Photo by RJF Productions

Details for the 2019 Ride on Sept 7, 2019 Coming Soon!

For more information please email

Here’s the itinerary for the 2018 Children’s Wish Ride – the public is welcome to attend – even if you don’t plan to ride! It’s going to be a great day for a great cause!
9AM-Breakfast (free for riders, non-riders pay $10)
-Registration opens.
-Silent Auction opens
11AM- Group photo
11:15AM-Trail rides begin
Remember to bring a lunch or snacks!
4:30PM- Wildrose Mounted Shooters Demo
5PM-Supper provided by Skinny’s Smoke House (free for riders, $10 for non-riders)
6PM-Peavey Mart Raffle and Silent Auction closes
6:15PM- Thank you’s and Presentations begin
For anyone that is arriving Friday, we will take registrations shortly after supper. To reach me at the ranch call or text my cell at 403-502-0029. Or call the ranch at 1-306-662-3498.
It is not too late to register. Email or you can also register the morning of.
‘Ride A Trail, Grant A Wish’


Registration is now open for the 2018 Cypress Hills Wish Ride on Sept 8, 2018! To register please email with your name, if you are bringing your own horse or renting a horse, and your Alberta Equestrian Federation or Saskatchewan Horse Federation number. If you are renting a horse you fall under the Historic Reesor Ranch’s insurance coverage. Minimum $100 raised (all goes to granting wishes!). Below please find a link to download the pledge form. All cheques to be made out to “Cypress Hills Wish Ride” please. $20 and up receive a giving receipt. To register on the online giving website please go to

(This does NOT register you for the ride, PLEASE email the email address above). This is a great way for people who do not live near you to help you raise money or if they prefer to have a giving receipt right away.  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to email Andrea Slofstra at the above email address, pm her on Facebook or call or text her at 403-502-0029.
Children's Wish Ride at The Historic Reesor Ranch

Photo by RJF Productions

Happy Fundraising!
‘Ride A Trail, Grant A Wish’

Wish Ride FAQ

Where do the funds raised go? 

We want to make it clear that funds raised are for both Alberta and Saskatchewan children that qualify for a Wish. Take time to check out the Children’s Wish Foundation website and find them on Facebook as well.

Where is it being held?

This is the seventh year that the Cypress Hills Wish Ride is being held at The Historic Reesor Ranch! Whether you are going on the Wish Ride, planning a family reunion, getting married, or just needing a get away from the city lights, this is the place to go! There are 15 bedrooms in the Old Log Barn, 5 bedrooms in the Ranchhouse and 3 cabins to choose from.  Scott and Theresa do such an awesome job of making you feel right at home!

For accommodations for the Cypress Hills Wish Ride please go to or call the ranch at 1-306-662-3498.

Do you have a Facebook Page?

Yes! To follow us on Facebook or register for the Wish Ride please go to the Facebook group site and follow this year’s progress and directions at

Donations for our silent auction are most welcome. Skinny’s Restaurant from Medicine Hat is once again donating a BBQ supper. Live music by Glen Morin Band, prizes, silent auction, Canada 150 celebrations and more!  Non-riders are welcome!

“Ride a Trail, Give a Wish!”

Cypress Hills Children's Wish Ride at the Historic Reesor Ranch.