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About Lodgepole Horticultural Services

Our team is dedicated to preserving
and caring for the trees and shrubs that enhance your environment. 

About Us
Lodgepole Tree Care Okotoks
Our team is committed to job safety, customer satisfaction, service, integrity, and job efficiency. With our wide range of services and commitment to quality, Lodgepole has become one of the premier trusted horticulture and tree services provider in the Foothills area.

Our Team

Gord Pain, Owner

20 years – Lodgepole Tree Service Arborist – ISA PR 2261A



  • ISA Certified Arborist  April 28, 2001 – current

  • Journeyman Landscape Gardner – 2001 Old College

  • Red Cross First Aid – April 12, 2021

  • Arboriculture Canada – Tree pruning, Disease and Insect, High Angle Rescue, Chainsaw Safety, Climbing level 1 and 2, Rigging level 1 and 2

Alison Cannon, Owne


20 years – Lodgepole Tree Service crew member and administrator 



  • First Aid – April 12, 2021

  • Arboriculture Canada, Tree pruning

Jenae Doyle,  Crew Lead


3 years - Lodgepole Arborist/ Grounds Crew 



  • Olds College – Arboriculture Technician Certificate, 2021

  • Red Cross First Aid, September 28, 2020

  • Arboriculture Canada, Tree pruning, Chainsaw Safety

Stephanie Agar, Grounds Crew

5 years - Lodgepole Grounds Crew Member 



  • Journeyman Landscape Horticultural Apprenticeship, Olds College, 3rd year

  • City of Calgary, Master Gardener

  • Arboriculture Canada: Tree pruning 

  • Red Cross First Aid,  April 12, 2021

Neil McDonald – Grounds  Crew

Lodgepole Grounds Crew Member 


  • Urban Forestry Certificate program graduate.

  • Ecosystem Management Technician diploma from Sir Sandford Fleming College

  • Chainsaw certified

  • Red Cross first aid

Why choose us?

About Us
Extensive Experience

Our dedicated team includes ISA-certified arborists, Journeyman Landscape Gardeners, and Master Gardeners, Trained at Olds College and Sir Standford Fleming College.

We have been serving the Okotoks area since 2000. 

Best Practices

Our team is empowered to use all of their experience and knowledge to execute each task with a high priority on safety, environmental attention and preservation of nature.  


We have built a strong reputation in the community and long-lasting relationships with our clients which have led to the strength and growth of our business. We truly view the care of your trees as a partnership for the generational benefit of an incredible landscape.. 

Lodgepole Horticultural Services INC. is a tree care business founded in 2002 by Gordon Pain and Alison Cannon, in the Foothills of Alberta. We pride ourselves on our expertise and dedication to providing the best possible tree and shrub care. 
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