Western Canada’s preeminent private city club, the Ranchmen’s Club is the private club of choice for excellence in service, dining and activities.
The Club was founded in May 1891 as a private social club by seven ranchers, a banker and a barrister who called themselves The Pack of Western Wolves a
nd originally met in a boxcar called the Wolves Den
on a railway siding. Later, moving to rooms above a downtown Calgary restaurant, and then purchasing property and a house to be used as a clubhouse, the membership grew quickly to include lawyers, bankers and businessmen. Today the Club is home to community leaders – men and women from all walks of life, including the third and fourth generations of the Club's founding members!