When you visit Alberta you will thank your lucky stars for digital cameras, because there wouldn’t be enough room in your suitcase for all the roles of film you would need to capture this stunning Canadian Province. Start by driving along Highway 93 north, the Icefields Parkway which takes you through Banff and Jasper National Parks. Along this route you will see the breathtaking Crowfoot Glacier, Mistaya Canyon and Columbia Icefield among many other amazing sites. Go hiking in the Canadian Rockies, see wild horses roaming free in central Alberta and go hunting and fishing in the wilds of the eastern part of the province. The city of Edmonton has a huge indoor shopping mall and in Calgary you can visit the Dinosaur Provincial Park and get great views of the city from Calgary Tower.
Crisp, clean air; powdery snow blanketing evergreens, valleys and mountains; crystal clear nights with stars seemingly close enough to touch. These sights await backcountry skiers and dog sledders on the Mountain Shadow Trail.
Although best known for it's world-class downhill ski resorts in Bankff, Lake Louise and Jasper, the... Read more >>>