Join us on a Road Trip (art/craft tour day trip) to check out some of the art, artists, artisans, studios, a flower farm and an Alpaca farm in West Central Sask. A great day trip with 4 venues.
Date: Saturday, July 23rd (if weather permits – alternate date is Sunday, July 24th)
Artists: Leslie Beaudry – Earthboy Creations, Cindy Hoppe – Fibre Artist, Michaela Hoppe – Painter, Diane Larouche Ellard – Painter, Raymond Keighley – Painter, Dean Taylor – Painter, Anel Meerholz – Imagine Yarn, Rhonda Heather – Knotty Girl Crochet, Rita St Amant, Fibre & Mixed Media Artist, Deb McLeod – Wood Turner & Potter, Jim Gerlinsky – Blacksmith, Prairie Fire Alpacas, Ric Polllock – Metal Sculptor, Tasha Sattler – Rhythm Jewelry.
Venues: Boondock Flower Farm, Cindy Hoppe Studio and Gallery, Prairie Fire Alpacas, Arelee Art.
Map to the venues
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From Saskatoon: by taking #16 to Grid #784. Turn south at the “Arelee” sign, OR taking #14 west to Grid #655 and turning north. This route takes you past Prairie Fire Aplacas (see note below).
From the Battlefords: Travel south on #4 for 59km. You will see Grid 784, Ranger Lake Bible Camp signs. Turn east (left) and follow the grid until you see the sign for Arelee (grid 376)
Boondock Flower Farm
From Biggar: 29 km N on Hwy 4, turn right at Grid 784 sign (Lizard Lake Road). From The Battlefords: approximately 48 km S on Hwy 4, turn left at Grid 784 sign (Lizard Lake Road); Once on Lizard Lake Road (Grid 784) go 8.3 km E on Grid 784; turn left at the abandoned farmyard with yellow house and outbuildings set back from the road, drive 1.6 km and then turn right; drive 2.3 km to Boondock Flower Farm at the end of this road. Look for the large red and white shop, and a white house with black roof.
From Saskatoon: you can travel to Biggar and then follow directions as above OR take Hw#16 to Grid 784, turn west and travel 70 Km turn north (right) at the hip roofed barn, drive 1.6 km and then turn right; drive 2.3 km to Boondock Flower Farm at the end of this road. Look for the large red and white shop, and a white house with black roof.
Cindy Hoppe Studio and Gallery
From the Battlefords: Travel south on #4 for 59km. You will see Grid 784, Ranger Lake Bible Camp signs pointing east. Turn west, (right) for 3 km. until you see the HOPPE sign, North side of the road.
From Saskatoon: Travel to Biggar on #14, and then proceed as above. OR drive northwest of the city on #16 for 29 km until you see the Struan Grid sign on your right. Turn left and follow the grid 79 km west until you cross #4 and then proceed 3 km. You will cross the sign for the turn off to Boondock as well as Arelee during this journey.
From Biggar: Travel north on #4, 29 km. where you will see Grid 784, Ranger Lake Bible Camp signs to your right. Turn left, west, for 3 km. until you see the HOPPE sign, North side of the road.
Prairie Fire Alpacas
NOTE: Call ahead to book a time to come see our Alpacas and shop in our Alpaca store # 639-471-2301
From Saskatoon: (about 45minutes west of Saskatoon) Take highway 14 west. Just before Perdue you’ll see the alpaca sign on the right side of the highway. Turn right there (North) on 655 gravel road and go 14.5 km. The Alpaca farm has a sign out front.