Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

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Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Source: Travel Alberta


Put yourself into the footsteps of Blackfoot hunters from 6,000 years ago. Stampeding buffalo thunder ahead. Your heart pounds while herding them toward a cliff edge where the sun blinds. Immerse yourself in an aboriginal experience at one of the world’s oldest, largest and best preserved buffalo jumps and World Heritage Site. Feel the beat of the drums in your chest, while colourful hoop dancers spin. Your view from the high lookout where the green and gold prairies sweep below is unforgettable. At night, listen to the stories of the elders around the campfire as the constellations wheel overhead.

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