STK-ID 24514

[Remark: three city slickers decide to spend a few days on a dude ranch in the Rockies.] Various shots of broncobusting, of cowboys watching from rail fence. Shots of cavalcade setting out for fishing expedition through forest, fording river, strolling through mountain scenery along mirror lake. Sequence at camp at Rock Lake, man waking up in the morning, breakfast cooking on open fire, men gathering to eat. Shots of men angling for salmon waist deep in river, fishing from shore, displaying catches, of men trout fishing from rowboat on Rock Lake. Shot of men stopping by Cree camp on way home. Shots of Cree dancing, playing game, of man posing with women, of small child. Picturesque shot of cowboy silhouetted against sky, waving his hat. [End title] [Title: Tenderfoot Trail] Shots of mounted cowboys and men in city clothes riding to Athabasca Ranch on border of Jasper National Park, shaking hands with ranch foreman. Shots of cowboys herding horses into corral. Shots of men changing into cowboy garb. FOLLOW SHOTs of cowboys broncobusting in corral. [titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Tenderfoot Trails
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio