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Canadian Rockies


The Canadian Rockies are one of the most breathtaking spots in Alberta. With towering, snow-capped peaks, pristine lakes, and lush forests, this natural wonderland offers a playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Hiking, skiing, and wildlife viewing opportunities abound, while charming mountain towns like Banff and Jasper provide cozy accommodations and vibrant local culture. The iconic turquoise waters of Lake Louise and the awe-inspiring Icefields Parkway further solidify the Canadian Rockies as a must-visit destination for anyone seeking unforgettable mountain experiences in Alberta.

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Mount Rundle at night


Located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, this picturesque tourist destination is known for its stunning natural beauty, including turquoise lakes, snow-capped mountains, and abundant wildlife. With an abundance of hiking trails, skiing opportunities, and world- famous rejuvenating hot springs this is a year-round haven for outdoor enthusiasts.

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Scenic shot of two people in a red canoe on Maligne Lake with mountains in the background


Jasper is a captivating destination celebrated for its unspoiled wilderness, including stunning glacial lakes, rugged mountains, and abundance of wildlife. Travellers come to Jasper National Park to experience world-class hiking, wildlife viewing, stargazing, and to soak in the serene beauty of this pristine natural paradise.

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Hiker looking out over the mountain view on Sarrail Ridge


Kananaskis Country is a hidden gem for outdoor enthusiasts that are seeking a less crowded alternative to some popular Rocky Mountain hot spots. This stunning mountainous region offers an array of recreational activities such as hiking, mountain biking, camping, and horseback riding, all set against a backdrop of rugged peaks and serene alpine landscapes.

Photo credit: Travel Alberta/Mike Seehagel @mikeseehagel

Person kayaking on Lake Louise

Lake Louise

Nestled in the heart of Banff National Park in Alberta, Lake Louise is known for its unbelievable turquoise water, and towering mountain peaks. Whether you visit during the summer or winter season, there are always plenty of activities to soak in the natural beauty of the area, making it a must-visit destination for nature enthusiasts and photographers alike.

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People walking along the boardwalk in Canmore


Canmore, located just minutes away from Banff National Park, is a charming tourist destination renowned for its breathtaking mountain scenery and outdoor recreational opportunities. Visitors can enjoy activities like hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and exploring the town's vibrant arts and dining scene, making Canmore a perfect gateway to the natural wonders of the region.

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