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Ranked #1 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Caverns/ Caves
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Moraine Lake (Lake Louise)
Ranked #2 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water

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)
Ranked #3 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
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Mt. Edith Cavell (Jasper National Park)
Ranked #4 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Mountains; Geologic Formations

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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Bow Lake (Banff National Park)
Ranked #5 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
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Grassi Lakes (Canmore)
Ranked #6 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #7 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Waterfalls
A spectacular waterfall in Jasper National Park.
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Maligne Canyon (Jasper)
Ranked #8 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Canyons; Hiking Trails
A scenic limestone canyon with waterfalls and walking trails.
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Lake Louise (Banff National Park)
Ranked #9 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.
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Sulphur Mountain (Banff National Park)
Ranked #10 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Mountains
Hike or ride to the top of this scenic mountain.
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Johnston Canyon (Banff National Park)
Ranked #11 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Canyons

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 #12 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Historic Sites
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 #13 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Parks
One of the largest urban wildernesses in the world, with over 54 miles of trails for hiking, biking and running.
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Bear's Hump (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #14 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
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Red Rock Canyon (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #15 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Canyons; National Parks
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Maligne Lake (Jasper National Park)
Ranked #16 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
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Cameron Lake (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #17 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water

Cameron Lake is a hidden jewel in Waterton Park.  To get to the lake you need to drive about 20-30 minutes up a windy road through the mountains.  The drive is well worth it, as... more »

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Ranked #18 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Cross-country Ski Areas; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Created for the 1988 Winter Olympics, this ski area offers many expert trails.
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Ranked #19 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Boardwalk with handicap access. We saw 2 beavers in actionat dusk. Well worth a visit. Ask a local for directions.
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Upper Waterton Lake (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #20 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
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Crypt Lake Trail (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #21 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #22 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails
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Carthew - Alderson Trail (Waterton Lakes National Park)
Ranked #23 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails
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Lake Agnes (Banff National Park)
Ranked #24 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
Tiny lake only a couple of kilometers away from Lake Louise; a great hiking destination.
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Ranked #25 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Sentinel Pass (Lake Louise)
Ranked #26 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Trails
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Ha Ling Peak (Canmore)
Ranked #27 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Mountains
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Bower Ponds (Red Deer)
Ranked #28 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Parks
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Ranked #29 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Parks
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Bow River (Calgary)
Ranked #30 of 295 Outdoors in Alberta
Category: Bodies of Water
This feisty waterway is popular for its adjacent walkways used by walkers and bicyclers.
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