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Ranked #1 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
Owner description: Canmore Cave Tours operates year-round tours in Rat's Nest Cave, near Canmore, Alberta, Canada. For those seeking as much... more » Owner description: Canmore Cave Tours operates year-round tours in Rat's Nest Cave, near Canmore, Alberta, Canada. For those seeking as much excitement as possible, including squeezes, rappels, and other adrenaline-inducing activities we offer a 6-hour "Adventure Tour". For those just looking to sample what the cave has to offer, or those with less time, we offer a 4.5 hour "Explorer Tour". We can offer these tours year-round, in any weather because the cave is a constant 5 degrees Celsius, a comfortable temperature any time of the year. « less
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Ranked #2 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Owner description: Deep in the Canadian Badlands, a location famous for its prehistoric attractions, lies a hidden valley where the events of a... more » Owner description: Deep in the Canadian Badlands, a location famous for its prehistoric attractions, lies a hidden valley where the events of a not-so-distant past echo, a place where ancient Israel is reborn and you can experience, "the greatest story ever told." The 14,000 who come each July are moved to laughter and tears by the dramatic portrayal of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. « less
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Royal Tyrrell Museum (Drumheller)
Ranked #3 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: ; Natural History Museums; Science Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: Since 1985, the Royal Tyrrell Museum has presented the fascinating evolution of dinosaurs through it's collection of dozens... more » Owner description: Since 1985, the Royal Tyrrell Museum has presented the fascinating evolution of dinosaurs through it's collection of dozens of skeletons and hundreds of fossils. « less
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Moraine Lake (Lake Louise)
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$121* and up
Ranked #4 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors

Getting to Moraine Lake There are a number of ways to get to Moraine Lake but if you don't have a car you will need to take a tour company or, better yet, the Greyhound bus. There... more »

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Peyto Lake (Lake Louise)
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$177* and up
Ranked #5 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Icefields Parkway (Banff National Park)
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$156* and up
Ranked #6 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Scenic Drives; Landmarks
Scenic highway cutting through breathtakingly beautiful mountain passes.
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Winspear Centre (Edmonton)
Ranked #7 of 698 attractions in Alberta
The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is located in Edmonton's Arts District and is home to the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
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Mt. Edith Cavell (Jasper National Park)
Ranked #8 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Geologic Formations; Mountains; Outdoors

Mt. Edith Cavell is a major peak in the Rockies near Jasper. Accessibl... Hwy 93A, the Mt. Edith Cavell Road leads to many popular hiking routes, such as the Tonquin Valley and... more »

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Ranked #9 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary is dedicated to providing educational programs regarding wolves and wolfdogs in order to foster a... more » Owner description: Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary is dedicated to providing educational programs regarding wolves and wolfdogs in order to foster a greater understanding of the importance of preserving wild wolves in the natural environment, as well as providing rescue and safe sanctuary to wolfdogs that have been neglected, abandoned, or otherwise displaced. We provide visitors with a unique opportunity to interact with our wolfdogs and learn all about them. « less
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Grassi Lakes (Canmore)
Ranked #10 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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$177* and up
Ranked #11 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors
A spectacular waterfall in Jasper National Park.
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Maligne Canyon (Jasper)
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$55* and up
Ranked #12 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Canyons; Hiking Trails; Outdoors
A scenic limestone canyon with waterfalls and walking trails.
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Lake Louise (Banff National Park)
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$121* and up
Ranked #13 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.
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Ranked #14 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural

Introduction Heritage Park Historical Village is designed to give visitors a taste of the past. Covering 127 acres of land next to Calgary's beautiful Glenmore Reservoir,  it is a... more »

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Bow Lake (Banff National Park)
Ranked #15 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Johnston Canyon (Banff National Park)
Ranked #16 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Canyons; Outdoors

Location Details:  Directions: 30 minute drive northwest of Banff on Trans Canada Hwy (watch for the signs)  Latitude / Longitude: 51.245695 / 115.841328  Hiking Details: Distance... more »

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Ranked #17 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Historic Sites; Outdoors
Owner description: Located 18 km north & west of Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada at a location where the foothills of the Rocky Mountains meet the... more » Owner description: Located 18 km north & west of Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada at a location where the foothills of the Rocky Mountains meet the Great Plains, one of the world's oldest, largest, and best preserved buffalo jumps can be found. Head-Smashed-In - a UNESCO World Heritage Site - has been used continuously by aboriginal peoples of the plains nearly 6,000 years. « less
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Ranked #18 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Parks; Outdoors
One of the largest urban wildernesses in the world, with over 54 miles of trails for hiking, biking and running.
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Ranked #19 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Sulphur Mountain (Banff National Park)
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$95* and up
Ranked #20 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Mountains; Outdoors
Hike or ride to the top of this scenic mountain.
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Ranked #21 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Military Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Military Museums. Discover the victories, tragedies, and sacrifices of the Canadian Forces. Experience life at the helm... more » Owner description: The Military Museums. Discover the victories, tragedies, and sacrifices of the Canadian Forces. Experience life at the helm in a Second World War ship's wheelhouse, walk through a First World War trench, and witness a bomber squadron's mission over enemy territory. The Military Museums is dedicated to representing Canada's navy, army, and air force, and educating the public, particularly youth, about Canada's military. Admission: Adults $10, Seniors $5, Youth 7-17 $4, Family $20, Children 6 and under are free. Free admission for veterans and Canadian Forces personnel. Hours: Weekdays 9:00 AM to 5 PM, Weekends & Statutory Holidays 9:30 AM to 4 PM. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's day. TMM is a Canadian Forces tri-service history, heritage, art, research, and educational institution. It is composed of the following organizations: * Naval Museum of Alberta * Army Museum of Alberta * Air Force Museum of Alberta * Lord Strathcona's Horse (Royal Canadians) Museum * Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Museum and Archives * The King's Own Calgary Regiment (Royal Canadian Armoured Corps) Museum * The Calgary Highlanders Regimental Museum and Archives * The University of Calgary Military Museums Library and Archives. The Museum of the Regiments was officially opened by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on 30 June 1990. The Queen Elizabeth II Atrium was dedicated to Her Majesty during the visit of Her Majesty and the Duke of Edinburgh on 25 May 2005. The Military Museums was renamed “The Military Museums” (TMM) by Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex during the visit of Her Royal Highness on 3 June 2006.TMM’s $18.5 million capital expansion and renovation has seen the facility grow from 52,000 sq ft to 104,000 sq ft, making it the second largest military museum in Canada. The expanded facility is now tri-service and includes the relocated Naval Museum of Alberta and the newly-created Air Force Museum of Alberta.TMM’s education programs are tied in with Alberta’s provincial education curriculum and have won both provincial and national awards of excellence. « less
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Bear's Hump (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #22 of 698 attractions in Alberta
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Ranked #23 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Boardwalk with handicap access. We saw 2 beavers in actionat dusk. Well worth a visit. Ask a local for directions.
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Red Rock Canyon (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #24 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Canyons; National Parks; Outdoors
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Sentinel Pass (Lake Louise)
Ranked #25 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Trails; Outdoors
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Upper Waterton Lake (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #26 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Maligne Lake (Jasper National Park)
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$55* and up
Ranked #27 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Crypt Lake Trail (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #28 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails; Outdoors
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Ranked #29 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Cross-country Ski Areas; Outdoors
Created for the 1988 Winter Olympics, this ski area offers many expert trails.
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$77* and up
Ranked #30 of 698 attractions in Alberta
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Theaters & Stadiums

Stampede Park is best known as the location for the main events of the huge 10-day Calgary Exhibition and Stampede (or Calgary Stampede for short): the rodeo, chuckwagon races... more »

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