Looking to discover Drumheller at a slower pace? Let us help guide you through your overnight journey in Drumheller, the easygoing way. We put together a laid-back itinerary for your next visit, so you can have fun without being on the run. This guide is designed to fit you so feel free to complete it at your own pace. Relax, take your time, and enjoy!
Grab Breakfast from the Old Grouch
Start your morning off in Drumheller with a stop at the Old Grouch! The Old Grouch’s Cozy Café has all the homemade comfort food you’ve been searching for. With locally farm-grown products and freshly baked bread every morning, you’ll be starting the day off right with the grouch.
Shop Drumheller’s unique shops
Hit one shop or hit them all! Drumheller has some of the most unique shops, you’ll be able to find almost anything you’re looking for and more.
Dry Canyon Collectables – Dry Canyon Collectables is a small unique shop that is owned and operated by Lynn and Mike Fabrick. Lynn is a Cree Metis Woman who always wanted to start her own business and promote and educate the indigenous culture. She learned many things from her Cree grandmother and passes many of it on through the shop. You’ll find many of the different cultures celebrated from Inuit, Metis and First Nation. The shop has grown over the ten years it’s been open and continues to be involved in the community. It welcomes visitors from all over the world and locals alike.
Pearl & Hart – A Modern Collective – The inspiration behind the name comes from the Canadian born outlaw of the Wild West, Pearl Hart, who was known for her trailblazing attitude and determination to break traditional stereotypes in all aspects of her life.
Pearl and Hart is a safe place for everyone to feel confident embracing their personal style, to feel proud of who they are and to feel encouraged to live their desired way of life!
Features – Eatery that’s fully licensed so you can “sip and shop”, Hair Salon & Market.
Wanderlust Boutique & General Store – Unique shopping experience featuring ladies and children’s clothing, home decor, gifts, candles, linens, and a coffee shop serving Fratello coffee and baked goods – all set up in the Old General Store.
Stores on Centre – Five businesses in the Drumheller Valley all under one roof!
Located at 338 Centre Street Drumheller, AB
The Faux Den -Antiques, Drumheller souvenirs, garden ornaments, funny t-shirts, fossils, and so much more. We salute mining, farming, and railways, keeping the history of the valley.
Break for Lunch, with Bernie and the Boys
Bernie and the Boys Bistro will satisfy all your stomach cravings. From hotdogs and burgers, to Italian cuisine and seafood, this bistro has something on the menu for even the pickiest of eaters. Not only did they win TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence in 2013, Bernie and the Boys Bistro was also featured on Food Network Canada’s “You Gotta Eat Here.” Home to the famous Mammoth Burger, a plethora of “Mike Shake” flavours, a phenomenal Clubhouse and so much more. Stop by to see why this bistro is creating such a buzz. Just try not to brag about it too much to your friends!
11 Bridges of Wayne
Experience a piece of the Guinness Book of World Records – no flips, fire, or fright required. Drive the 6km stretch from Rosedale to Wayne and drive across the most bridges found within the shortest distance. Each one-way bridge is labeled with a number between 1 to 11, to help you keep track of your journey. Once used by miners to transport coal between communities, this drive through history is the perfect way to spend an easygoing afternoon.
Last Chance Saloon
While you’re in the town of Wayne (population 27) stay for dinner at the Last Chance Saloon. Bring the whole family to enjoy live music, special events, and a full-feature menu. Children are welcome, as this is a place for the whole family to love. Explore this once booming coal town, and find out how 27 locals manage to draw in travelers from all over the globe year after year.
Stay at a Bed and Breakfast
End your relaxing day at one of Drumheller’s cozy B&Bs or cottages. Feel right at home, with an extra splash of hospitality and carefree enjoyment. This getaway is all about you, and we want to keep it that way!
There you have it – a perfect leisurely day, with no rushing involved! Discover Drumheller at a pace that suits you.