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Ending on a High!

As we said in our previous post, Gleneden Ridge Farm has reached the end of it's 2020 vacation season. We've had lots of high points and the net result is that we've maintained our Airbnb Superhost status, which is great!

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Gleneden Ridge Farm’s Summer Season: A Recap

Our Summer season had a late start, what with the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc. It was late June when we our first Airbnb guests arrived, and July when we started barrel racing, but the late start gave us some time to get some jobs done.

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An Impromptu Funkhana

This past weekend, we were supposed to go to a 'funkhana' mountain trail event in White Lake, however, due to unforeseen circumstances, the event got cancelled. We were all prepared, disappointed, and had food ready for the potluck, and with the day being nice and sunny, there was nothing else to do but create our own!

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It’s been a busy, events filled summer…

This Summer has been super busy at Gleneden Ridge Farm. We've all been running around like proverbial headless chickens, with events on and off the farm. Here's a little bit of what's been going on: Gymkhanas We've attended two gymkhana events in the past month. Both events had their respective high points and low points:…
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Race events from the last couple of weeks

It's been a funny few weeks with our horses and events; two week ago we had a full two-days of gymkhana activity. The week after there was supposed to be a barrel race at Chase, but it was cancelled due to heavy rain. Then this week we were back into barrel racing, with Lily running…
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Man’s best friends, and horses too!

Life on the farm can be hard work, but it certainly has it's rewards. And not just in the way us mortal humans think, but also between the animals themselves. For instance, the animals establish a bond between each other that we don't always see. Like Ellie and Rudi being friends in this video: https://youtu.be/Lw_i5bysl1Y…
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Cute, Cuddly, and Available!

This week, we have cute and cuddly baby bunnies for sale! They are lion head cross dwarf rabbits, extremely cute, and getting friendlier by the day as we're interacting with them all the time. We also have one male guinea pig left, ready for a good home. Baby Bunnies We have six baby Lion head…
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Welcome to our first Airbnb guests!

This Victoria Day long weekend, we had the pleasure of welcoming our first Airbnb.ca guests. We did everything we could to make them feel at home, and by the looks of it they thoroughly enjoyed their stay with us. They drove all the way from Airdrie in Alberta with their two children. But they had…
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For sale this week at Gleneden Ridge Farm

This week, we've a few things for sale, some left over from a couple of weeks ago, some new. A saddle, five baby guinea pigs, and a dozen ducklings. Show Saddle We still have this beautiful, lightweight show saddle. Its very comfortable, in great condition, and has an 8" gullet and 14.5" seat. Located in…
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