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No tent? No problem! alternatives to tent camping

Camping is a great summer activity for the family! It is the perfect opportunity to explore nature, unplug, create memories as a family, and enjoy the beauty of our province and country.

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Five family-friendly ways to explore the Badlands this summer

My family loves planning annual trips to explore Alberta’s Badlands, and we’ve come up with creative ways to get out and explore on foot, on bikes, and on the water.

Below are the five best experiences we’ve had exploring the Alberta Badlands from Drumheller to Dinosaur and Writing-on-Stone Provincial Parks.

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Exploring Alberta’s hidden gem - Lacombe County

Summer vacations are a great way to remove “bored” from your child’s vocabulary, but where to go and what to do? This year, add a trip to Lacombe County in Central Alberta to your list! It’s only two short hours from Calgary and there are tons of things to do and see that will keep the children and adults in your family happy. 

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Summer fun in the south Canadian Rockies

The South Canadian Rockies is an awesome mountain playground known for its scenery, rich history, and charming small towns. Discover Pincher Creek, Castle Provincial Park, and Crowsnest Pass this summer, and adventure by day and relax in a cozy cabin (or campsite) at night. Stunning hiking and mountain biking trails, fantastic fishing, and good eateries await!

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