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Paddle into the Past is a Metis Crossing Signature Experience

Explore Alberta’s Rich Métis History at Métis Crossing

Metis Crossing Interpretive Centre, Canada’s first Métis cultural destination, in Alberta’s Lakeland near Edmonton, makes exploring Canada’s Indigenous history interesting and fun.

4 Nifty Things to Do in Alberta’s Lakeland

Looking for nifty experiences for a family or girlfriend getaway? Escape rooms, b&bs, Indigenous culture and biking are 4 nifty things to do in northeastern Alberta.
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48 Hours in Cold Lake, a Weekend Getaway in Alberta’s Lakeland

Cold Lake has great restaurants, things to do and places to stay to make for a fun 48 hour weekend getaway in northeastern Alberta’s stunning Lakeland.
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7 of the Coolest Places To Stay In Alberta’s Lakeland

Wild, beautiful memories with family or friends start somewhere. There is still time to make some this summer. In August, hot happenings center around rodeos, music fests, rural and lake life. Pick your focus and go on a getaway in this gorgeous lake peppered slice of Canada, Alberta’s Lakeland. If the family is up for…

Weekend Getaway in Alberta

Kaskapite Sakigan, or Smoky Lake, in Cree was named for the mists that often obscure the opposite shore. Just an hour and a half east of Edmonton, Smoky Lake, Alberta makes for a great weekend getaway and escape from the city.
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Best Sturgeon Fishing In Alberta

If your idea of a fabulous weekend includes fishing, Alberta river fishing promises big fish in an experience that differs from fishing Alberta's lakes,
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Ross Lake : A Guest Blog By Rylann McCarthy

Ross Lake: Whitney Lakes Provincial Park Whether you are looking to dip your paddle in the water or get down to earth with the stunning hiking trails and views, Whitney lakes Provincial Park contains an escape like no other. Ross lake is no exception to the beauty that can  be found in our local Lakeland, and was…

Fishing With Kids

I grew up in Lac La Biche, with a playground of approximately 150 lakes in the area. As a family, we spent many hours ...

Find Your Perfect Hotel in Bonnyville

When you're looking for lodging in Bonnyville, you have choices. You can select from a long list that includes popular brand hotels, as well ...
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Alberta Boating

The moment your feet hit the boat, your adrenaline starts to kick in: you begin to anticipate the fish on your line. The boat ...
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Discover Alberta Golf Courses in The Lakeland: The Golfers’ Guide

Fresh green grass, undiscovered courses, the thrill of improving your stroke with each game — there are countless reasons to love golf. And for those ...

Top 6 Historical Sites in Alberta

Take a moment and shift back to a time when triceratops roamed the earth. Touch sites older than Stonehenge itself and watch as the ...
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Cabin Rentals in Alberta: Explore Lakeland Alberta Any Time of Year

Photo Credit: Alberta Parks There is an old phrase people have used for a long time that is used to describe that feeling you ...
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Exploring Alberta’s Lakeland | #AdventurefulAlberta

If you are ready to connect with nature in a way that will make your heart sing and your soul be at peace, Alberta's ...
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Astronomical Events To See in Alberta in 2019

The Lakeland offers resident and visitors so many opportunities for indoor and outdoor adventure that sometimes people forget to look up at one of ...

The Top Rated Snowmobile Trails in Alberta in 2019

What does nirvana look like to you? If it includes lush swathes of pristine wilderness, loads of powdery snow, and top-notch snowmobile trails, then ...
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Learn How to Cross Country Ski for the Best Sight-Seeing Adventure

Are you thinking of a new year's resolution? Why not take up cross-country skiing! Cross-country skiing originally came from Scandinavia. It made its way ...

The 3-Minute Guide to Things to Do in Alberta, Canada

Picture a place with a broad range of wildlife and countless lakes. A place where you can gaze at the Northern Lights. Where you ...
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4 Canadian Festivals and Events You Won’t Want to Miss This Fall

Just because summer is over doesn't mean the fun has to end. Fall is full of events to entertain the whole family. Whether you ...
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