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Canadian Holidays - Outdoor Adventures in Alberta
What to do in Alberta
You'll find every type of outdoor adventure in Alberta, from high-altitude hikes in the Rocky Mountain highs to ancient dinosaur treks in the Badlands. If excitement is what you crave, then Alberta has great year-round adventures for any thrill seeker. Adventurous things to do in Alberta include mountaineering, downhill skiing, long-distance bike trips, caving and scenic day trips. There's something for everyone!
Click on any town or city name to see where it's located and what adventurous things to do. Locations are approximate and are for planning purposes only. An information bubble will open on the map, with a link to the page that shows outdoor adventures and local accommodations. Click on the link to see a list of what things to do in Alberta on your next Canadian Holiday.
Suggestions for What to Do & What to See in Alberta, Canada
After travelling through the mountain parks of Alberta, I thought it would be neat to see Waterton Lakes National Park in the winter. What we found was a deserted jewel teeming with animals and surrounded with spectacular scenery! It was an adventure to explore this beautiful Canadian park at a time when all the summer tourists had fled, and the wildlife had returned.
Located in and around Banff National park, Sunshine, Lake Louise and Nakiska Ski Resorts have some of the best downhill skiing in Alberta.
Lake Louise is the annual home to the World-cup slalom and gi
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