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Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump UNESCO World Heritage Site

Fifteen minutes northwest of Fort Macleod, visit Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump, one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved sites of its kind. For nearly 6,000 years, the Plains Indians drove the buffalo over the 36-foot high cliffs to their deaths. In the camps below, the animals were processed to supply meat for food, hides for clothing and shelter, and sinew, bone and horn for tools.
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