FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

Lot purchasers may have fifth wheel/ travel trailers, motor homes and park models in Phase One. Standards have been created to assist lot owners with details to enhance the overall look of the community. No recreational vehicle shall be placed on a lot that exceeds 12 years in age on the date of its placement, or approved at the discretion of the developer.

Residential homes are permitted in Phase 4 Ridge Lots, overlooking the Battle River Valley in all its splendour.

Yes, pets are welcomed on your property and designated areas only. Off leash dog area is provided for your pets’ pleasure. Pets are prohibited on golf course and playground area ,and there is a three pet maximum per lot.

Yes, there is a licensed Golf Course Club House Restaurant which offers limited food and beverage services for the summer months. For fine dining or a great selection of food items, the Village at Pigeon Lake is only 5 minutes away. These restaurants are known for their daily Chef specials year round as well as their fine baked pies and cinnamon buns!

Complete retail facilities are located in the Village at Pigeon Lake which include a postal service outlet, hair salon, day spa, full service drug/grocery store, clothing and household items retailers, restaurants, coffee shops, service station, motel/hotel, medical services, an ATB Bank , art store, and so on. A full service Co-op hardware & food store is located at Falun, just a 10 minute drive west on highway #13.

Yes, a noise bylaw is in place to ensure the communities’ overall enjoyment. Excessive noise is not permitted between 11pm and 8 am.

Yes. Simple controls are in place to ensure maximum visual benefit for all lot owners, as every lot has a spectacular view! See restrictive covenants when visiting our sales center for full details.

Yes, you are permitted to put up a black chain link fence no higher than 4 feet. Out building can not exceed 150 square feet in size and 10 feet in height when built separate from the fire shed. A 3 sided small fire shed is also permitted. If fire shed and out building are combined, a maximum of 200 square feet is permitted. Play stations, tree forts etc all must be placed on the property within the set backs guidelines. See our restrictive covenants for full details at our sales center.

There are no Strata / Condo fees regarding your lot purchase. This is significant when choosing to purchase a RV lot. This will save you thousands of dollars over the years! Taxes are paid to the County and currently that would be approximately $440. / year. Yes there will be membership fees to maintain the on-site members recreation area.

Yes, there is a coin operated laundry facility planned for the community as the development grows.

Just 8 minutes away, you can enjoy Ma-Me-O Beach in all its splendour including boat launch, white sand beach, shallow walk-out water level, excellent for kids playing, playground and picnic area, restaurants and public bathrooms.  Besides canoeing, sailing, kayaking, Pigeon Lake is known for its great fishing and winter Ice Golf tournaments.

In the summer fishing, swimming, golfing, hiking, biking, sight seeing, nature watching, quading, and boating are in close proximity. The winter offers the opportunity to cross country ski, snowmobile, skate, snow shoe or ice fish.

In the area there are endless activities such as mini-putt golf course, panning for gold, corn maze, petting zoo, beaches, biking trails, summer kids camp, winter sleigh rides and so on.

All roadways will be paved in our community as well as the main road from Highway #13 to our development so there will be no gravel roads to contend with.

Information provided on this website regarding the details of this new development should be considered preliminary and are subject to change without notice.

Dorchester Ranch Resort

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