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Butterfield Acres Farm

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254077 Rocky Ridge Rd, Calgary, Alberta T3R 1A6, Canada
+1 403-547-3595
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Absolutely Appalling.

It is absolutely appalling the conditions these animals are kept in. The horses were standing... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Adrianna P
Lots of fun for animal-loving kids

My kids (now age 5 and 8) LOVE Butterfield Acres and have for years. We visit frequently in the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
TravelwKiddies
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Calgary, Canada
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
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“goat milking” (2 reviews)
“hand wash” (2 reviews)
“city kids” (2 reviews)
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254077 Rocky Ridge Rd, Calgary, Alberta T3R 1A6, Canada
Northwest Calgary
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+1 403-547-3595
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

It is absolutely appalling the conditions these animals are kept in. The horses were standing around in their own feces. The staff didn't CLEAN the stalls, they just piled more hay over the dirty, feces-covered hay. It was mid- July, and the pigs had NO...More

1  Thank Adrianna P
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

My kids (now age 5 and 8) LOVE Butterfield Acres and have for years. We visit frequently in the spring/summer/fall in addition to the week my kids spend there in the summer for summer camp. It's an amazing farm for city kids to interact with...More

1  Thank TravelwKiddies
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We came in August 2017 with our daughters and four grandchildren aged 6, 4 ,3 and 2. The kids loved interacting with the baby chicks,goats, and pigs. Each area had a hand wash station which was encouraged throughout the farm. We brought our own lunch...More

Thank gkomenac
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Stroller with big wheels is highly recommended as you are pushing through loose gravel and rough terrain. Very welcoming little farm with a nice variety of cute and cuddly farm animals! Free parking and there's a small concession in the entrance where you can buy...More

Thank Jacqueline S
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We brought our 3yo and 5yo. They both had a lot of fun petting baby pigs, goats, sheep and rabbits. There was also donkeys and horses to pet. The pony ride was fun, but could have been longer. The goat milking and wagon ride were...More

1  Thank Allen B
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely not worth the money paid for entrance to the farm and the Legends Easter Egg Hunt. The pony ride was ridiculous and I would not recommend. Unfortunately I did not see value for the money paid.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We visited in September with my 2 year old nephew. We either missed it on the website or it wasn't listed that the concession was closed in September so we wished we had brought some food. For 4 adults, a toddler and a pony ride...More

1  Thank Erin D
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a good time in there. A good collection of animals and birds. My kids really enjoyed it. A really great place for the parties too.

1  Thank Deepthi T
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

I live and work in the NW and I've always wanted to visit Butterfield Acres. Finally went there on a sunny Saturday. The place was quite small; only took me less than an hour to check everything out. The animals seem very well cared for....More

1  Thank Anne D
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

A beautiful day with our young kids. The animals were fun to interact with and a great learning experience for our "city kids". The facilities are well kept and the staff super friendly. A great affordable way to spend a spring day. This is a...More

1  Thank EcoMom77
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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