Retreat into Nature

All-inclusive retreat centre, event venue & inn with 27 guestrooms on a stunning 145 acre rural riverside property, just an hour outside of Calgary & minutes from Cochrane, Alberta.

Near Calgary

Enjoy an "out of town" feeling, while being close to Calgary and Cochrane.


Accommodation, dining, personalized service & full property book-outs available.


Don't worry about leaving your furry friends at home. Our property is dog-friendly.


Our peaceful and inspiring rural riverside setting is ideal to recharge & reconnect.


We specialize in intimate events & stays with a maximum capacity of 60 guests.


4.9 star Google rating, plus over 40 years of experience running retreats & events.

Discover The Crossing at Ghost River

The history of The Crossing at Ghost River first began with the region’s indigenous people who used this low point in the river as a “crossing”. This land provided opportunities to connect its visitors with its countless treasures and natural beauty.

Learn more about what makes The Crossing at Ghost River a truly unique place for retreats, weddings, corporate meetings, special events and individual stays.

Group Bookings & Events

We specialize in creating intimate retreats & events for up to 60 people (50 for overnight), including conferences and meetings, retreats, weddings and more. We offer group bookings, as well as the option of a full property book-out for your group can enjoy exclusive use of our venues and facilities. Learn more.

Individual Stays

We are pleased to offer individuals, couples, and families the opportunity for a peaceful all-inclusive getaway at The Crossing. Enjoy a rejuvenating resort experience at our comfortable and charming inn, with private ensuite bathrooms and beautiful antiques in every room. Learn more.

Get in touch to book your stay or event

Whether you are looking for individual stay, or would like to plan a special event, please contact us and we will help create the perfect booking for you.


Unforgettable Events & Experiences


All-Inclusive Resort Offerings

Our inn consists of two buildings joined by a large outdoor deck. We have 27 comfortable guest rooms featuring  private ensuite bathrooms, charming antique furnishings, and restful forest views. Accommodations are available as a Bed and Breakfast for individual stays, as well as for group bookings of up to 50 people.

We are known for the incredible cuisine our on-site culinary team and top-tier Chef creates. We pride ourselves on using fresh, seasonal ingredients to create elevated and wholesome comfort food. For individual stays, a delicious breakfast is included. For special events and group bookings, we offer custom menus depending on your needs.

With a maximum capacity of 60 guests (50 for overnight), our indoor and outdoor venues are perfect for intimate events. Take your pick from a rustic barn-style loft, a traditional-style meeting room, a river-side screened pavilion with 360 views, or get closer to nature by holding your event right on the river bank or forest-side fields.

Aside from the beautiful nature on our stunning 145 acre property, The Crossing at Ghost River also offers a number fantastic amenities and seasonal activities. Our property is equipped with a fitness centre, plenty of parking, free wifi, and a variety of indoor and outdoor social spaces for you to enjoy.


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Enjoy escaping into our peaceful natural oasis where you can focus on what matters.