• St. Laurence Church

    Those driving west on Hwy 12 will see the back of it, but those driving east will probably not notice this beautiful little church nestled into the quiet, fading community of Monitor, Alberta unless they look into their rear view mirror at the right moment. Built in 1915, this well-maintained little prairie church was the …

  • Roland School

    Roland School is a historic, wooden frame, one-room schoolhouse located to the south of Consort, Alberta, just below The Neutrals, and is typical of the type of school children of the period would have attended throughout the region. Well maintained and still containing desks, instructional materials, and many historical items, this is a must-see museum …

  • Fusilier, Saskatchewan

    As The Neutrals extend from Alberta into Saskatchewan (or vice versa depending on how you swing), the southern edge of the glacial moraine bumps up against the desolate remains of Fusilier, Saskatchewan.

  • Monitor Mud Buttes

    This natural geological formation is located 13 km East of Consort, AB, and 14 km South of Monitor, AB. Local stories have it that the area was once rich with coal, many of the seams being exposed to the surface and easily harvested. A grass fire about a century ago ignited the coal seams and …