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Em-Te Town is an authentic western frontier town tourist attraction and resort near Alder Flats, Alberta, with campground, cabins, motel, saloon, restaurant, and banquet facilities. Come and experience life in the old west in a truly unique and relaxed setting. Take a tour of the town and see the buildings, tools, and implements of a bygone era when the west was first settled. Have a bite to eat in our newly renovated restaurant or your beverage of choice in the ole saloon. Spend the weekend in one of our rustic cabins or full service motel. There is lots of room for camping with new power sites now available. We cater to weddings, reunions, corporate functions, and other special events. There are many activities, both modern and with a theme, for both the young and the old. Check out our website and we will keep you posted with our upcoming events.



Howdy Folks

 Em-Te Town

is now


For the Season 


For information on


Catered Reunions and Corporate Events

Check out our Book a Function page

 Please send us an Email 

for facility and menu pricing

We would be happy to send you our current

Weddings & Banquets Package

Also please ask for additional information on

Corporate Meetings & Retreats


Now booking for 2018/19

Accommodation & Camping


Will reopen in April 2018

Please check here for future postings

And thank you all for another great season

See you in the New Year!



Book a Horse Ride!

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Please email emte@emtetown.com

or call us at 780-388-2166

for booking info and ride schedules

1 hr. Trail Ride                                                          $45.00

Wagon Ride             Adult                                        $12.00

                                Children                                      $8.00

Pony Ride                                                                   $5.00

Horses Crossing RiverHorses Crossing River 

We have completed a few more upgrades including newly graveled roads and parking lot as well as some campsite improvements

Our reservations systems have been improved to make your booking
experience easier and more efficient. Please check here for information
on seasonal restaurant hours and upcoming events

Group Tours

The perfect outing for Seniors and other tour groups

Stroll through the old town and view the artifacts from a past era while reminiscing with friends in a pristine relaxed atmosphere

Pony up to the Hogs Breath Saloon or Tea House for a beverage

Grab some real western fare at Drifters Diner

We offer a wide selection of homemade catered lunches ready when you are at an affordable price.

Please contact our on site manager for further details

 Did you know that when you overnight with us you only pay the town fees one time per season? Just show your previous registration copy at Check in (not applicable for special events).



Em-Te town has been under new Management since mid 2008. Since then we have completed numerous renovations and upgrades to the entire facility. These include a new modern kitchen and public washrooms. A renovated dining hall with entertainment system and a new expanded outside licensed covered patio deck. The cabins have new heaters and queen beds. Some of our campsites are now serviced with 30 amp power and water. Numerous town buildings and cabins have new roofs and some have been structurally repaired.

The Motel rooms have been renovated to serve you better. We hope you will enjoy the added comfort. The Cabins have been spruced up, some with new roofs, decks, and awnings. Much of the furniture has been replaced. The main shower house has a new roof and platform. These are just some of the new changes with more to come. 

Our new Grande Banquet Hall was completed in the spring of 2011. Since then many Weddings, Reunions, and other events were held in our new Hall. By all accounts it has proved to be a great success and a good time was had by all. Come on down and have a look, or check it out on our Facilities page. Information on booking your event can be found on our Functions page.

Additional 30A power & water sites have gone in across from the shower house, which will also have new lights for your comfort and safety. The gazebo has been spruced up and moved next to the church. A new petting zoo is in the works near the corrals. The store has more camping essentials, gifts, and fun stuff for the kids. Many more town buildings and boardwalks have been fixed up as part of our ongoing maintenance program to preserve and upkeep the Town.

 As part of our efforts to promote the new equine part of our business the entire corral area has been completely renovated. The barns have been cleaned and repaired. Also new fences and corals have been built. We boast a brand new full size Rodeo arena complete with bleachers. We are planning many new rodeo events for this season and beyond. Check our Activities and Special Events pages for updates.

Our goal is to preserve the unique character of old town going into the future. We also wish to continue to improve the standard of the rest of the facility for the comfort and pleasure of our guests. We appreciate your input and thank you for your support.


" Entertainment"

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Em-Te Town Summer
Western themed Shows and Activities



Photos by DigitalPhotogra-fix.ca

. . .  one of our most popular
functions at Em-Te Town.


Plenty of Things to see and Do


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