Winter Wonderland

When the mercury plunges and nature wraps itself in a thick blanket of snow, it's time to embrace the special delights of winter. Alberta has myriad winter recreation options. Whether it's driving a dogsled along a frosty forested trail, night snowshoeing under the light of a full moon or snuggling under a blanket on a sleigh ride around a frozen lake, visitors will discover what true Albertans already know - cold can be cool. 
Heat Up Winter

Heat Up Winter

There are so many ways to enjoy the outdoors during the winter months from winter celebrations and festivals to soaking in our natural hot springs.


Super Natural Star Gazing

Super Natural Star Gazing

Home to two of the world’s two largest dark sky preserves Alberta offers prime viewing of the northern lights. 


Rocky Mountain High

Rocky Mountain High

Banff Gondola and the upper terminal building opened October 2017 after receiving $26-million renovation. 


Snowshoeing in Elk Island National Park with Haskin Canoe

Snowshoeing in Elk Island National Park with Haskin Canoe

Exploring Elk Island National Park on snowshoes is a wonderful way to experience Canadian winter.


Celebrate the Magic of Christmas Past at Heritage Park

Celebrate the Magic of Christmas Past at Heritage Park

Experience the wonder and charm of an old-fashioned Christmas at Once Upon A Christmas, returning to Heritage Park Historical Village.


Best Places to Pop the Question in the Canadian Rockies

Best Places to Pop the Question in the Canadian Rockies

Proposing to your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? Here are a few tips on selecting the best place to pop the question in Alberta's Canadian Rockies.
 


Winter Holidays in Alberta

It’s no wonder why spending the holiday season in Alberta tops bucket lists around the world. 


Luxe Train Travel

Travelling in comfort and style aboard a luxury train through high Rocky Mountain passes and forested canyons is the trip of a lifetime. 


Olympic Thrills in Alberta

Olympic Thrills in Alberta

Follow in the tracks of the world’s top athletes by skiing and skating at facilities built for the Olympics, including thrilling bobsleigh and luge courses.


Northern Lights & Star Gazing

Northern Lights & Star Gazing

Beyond the ambient glow of the city lights, northern lights and starry skies await in Alberta. 


 

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