Southern Alberta is known for cowboys, horses and western hospitality. More...
Southern Alberta is known for cowboys, horses and western hospitality. The area is dotted with family-owned working cattle ranches where you can visit and live the cowboy life. Experience ranch life first hand, go horseback riding, learn roping skills or participate in a real cattle drive.
Southern Alberta is also world famous for its trout rivers and streams. Fly fishing guides will take you out in drift boats or you can stalk your quarry on foot in several Blue Ribbon rivers and streams.
The City of Calgary is the transportation centre for southern Alberta and is a gateway to the Rocky Mountains, Banff National Park, Lake Louise and Kananaskis. It is thriving city with a world class dining, accommodations and shopping opportunities.
Just east of Calgary you will find the dinosaur badlands of Alberta. Based out of the town of Drumheller, this area has some of the best dinosaur tourism in the world. These badlands hold one of the largest known dinosaur fossil deposits in the world. The famous Tyrell Museum is a must for any dinosaur enthusiast and Dinosaur Provincial Park is like stepping into another time with its unique rock formations and hoodoos. Participate in a real dinosaur dig. You will be amazed by the abundance of fossils, unusual wildlife and stunning landscapes.