Discover a place where the wilderness is still wild and rugged landscapes sprawl out in every direction.
Experience the jagged peaks of the Canadian Rockies
Get out there. Like, really out there. Alberta’s mountains offer near-limitless hiking, from easy meandering trails to multi-day adventures that will test your mettle. The Canadian Rockies are also home to two UNESCO World Heritage sites, easily explored on foot, from the car or any other way you wish.
Breathtaking backdrops and astonishing alpine lakes
There are enough alpine lakes in Alberta to fill your entire stay, each with their own unique shade of water and mountainous surroundings. Immerse yourself in these postcard-worthy destinations as you embark on all kinds of outdoor adventures, or take in the sights from behind the wheel at an easily accessible roadside viewpoint.
Vibrant, wondrous and abundant wildlife is around every corner. See bears in their natural habitat, observe soaring golden eagles riding thermal currents and spot iconic moose while you roam the mountains.
11 truly wild regions
We’re famous for our mountains, but adventure seekers will find a bounty of natural wonders all over Alberta. Our 11 unique regions mean you can roam open prairie, dip a toe in an alpine lake, stumble across a dinosaur bone and walk frozen glaciers all in one trip.