Story Starters: Dino Digs, Glamping, Markets and more...

March 20, 2017

Photo: Lacombe Farmers Market - Credit: Goverment of Alberta

Dino Digs in a Real Jurassic Park

Jurassic adventures are easy to come by in Alberta. No other spot in North America boasts so many dinosaur species and complete skeletons as what’s been uncovered in the province. 

Glamping it up in Alberta

Whether you call it comfort camping or glamping, luxury outdoor accommodation is available throughout Alberta. Here are some unique experiences that help connect tenderfoot campers to nature.

Grow it, Make it, Bake it

Once spring has sprung, producers across the Province take to the streets and stalls sharing their creations at the many farmers’ markets across the province.

From Seed to Sip

Situated along Whisky Row (a notorious prohibition-era strip created a century ago) in the tiny town of Turner Valley lies Alberta’s first craft distillery and their commitment to the history in those hills has them preserving traditional farming techniques. 

Feature Neighbourhood: Bear Street, Banff

Banff's main drag, Banff Avenue is flush with tourists year round, but locals roam the streets parallel to the main drag. Bear Street is a hip alcove dotted with galleries and organic outposts. 


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