19 Adventures to Have in Alberta Before You Die

Alberta Galleries
by D.K. Cambridge Oct 17, 2015

1. Practice your sun salute at Peyto Lake in Banff.

This little guy seemed to be having just as much fun as I was at Peyto Lake on the weekend. #travelalberta #mybanff

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2. Walk among sleeping giants at Dinosaur Provincial Park.

The beauty of the Badlands near Drumheller Alberta captured by @stevint |#explorealberta

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3. Speed off in a dogsled in Kananaskis Country.

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4. Go ice climbing in the Ghost River Wilderness Area.

5. Play hide and seek among the hoodoos and petroglyphs at Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park.

Playing hide & seek 🙈 #whereswaldo #heathersyearoff

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6. Wander through the massive rock debris at Frank Slide in Crowsnest Pass.

Indian Summer #Alberta #Canada #travel #FrankSlide

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7. Saddle up and hit the trails in Banff National Park.

Chillin’ is better with friends. ✌🏼

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8. Get a new perspective on Mount Rundle from Canmore.

Hiking East End of Rundle gives you an unbelievable view of Lawrence Grassi, HaLing peaks and also Whitemans Pond! Another breathtaking view saved in my mind.

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9. Tell ghost stories around the campfire in Waterton Lakes National Park.

10. Discover why Jasper is a Dark Sky Preserve.

11. Meet the local Rockies wildlife, like these two bighorn sheep.

12. Seek out higher ground and go climbing in Jasper.

13. Take the family up Bear’s Hump in Waterton.

14. Check out Johnston Canyon in Banff National Park.

15. Dip a paddle in Moraine Lake.

What does your ideal afternoon entail? Ours includes canoeing at #MoraineLake! Thanks to @photojbartlett for this photo. Visit his feed for more stunning photos that will definitely encourage you to #exploreAlberta.

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16. Chase the Aurora Borealis.

17. Explore east Alberta’s ghost towns.

This weekend, why not go somewhere you haven’t been before? Photo by @northbirchgrove | #explorealberta

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18. Discover the beauty of Lake Louise in winter.

19. Skate on frozen bubbles at Lake Minnewanka.

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