Parks Canada has announced that on February 1, 2017, 16 bison were successfully translocated to the Panther Valley in Banff National Park after being absent from the Banff wilderness for more than a century. - more
What's New In Alberta- Winter 2016/17
Winter in Alberta comes with new experiences, trends and story ideas from across the province. More...
Located in the heart of Western Canada, bordered by the Canadian Rocky Mountains to the west and the prairies to the east, the province of Alberta is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on earth. The picturesque mountain towns of Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore and Jasper are revered by campers, hikers and nature lovers for their awe-inspiring terrain, jaw-dropping vistas and abundant wildlife. From exploring Calgary and Edmonton, lively cities brimming with music, culture and nightlife, to discovering dinosaur fossils in the mysterious Canadian Badlands, visiting Alberta promises to be an experience unlike any other, and we invite you to share our stories in your own words.
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