Day Trips in the Foothills

A day of motorcycling in the Foothills south of Calgary

A ride in the country

The Foothills of southwest Alberta are full of scenic stretches of highway, with breath-taking views of the world-famous Rocky Mountains and rolling prairies. Take a day to cruise through these amazing […]

Miniature Trains in Nanton Alberta

Burning off steam with the kids

The towns of the foothills are the perfect place for kids, with plenty of fresh air and places to burn energy. Start your day off with an easy drive to […]

Experiencing eclectic art in the foothills

Experiencing eclectic art in the foothills

With the gorgeous Rocky Mountains and vast rolling foothills in the background, the one-of-a-kind landscapes of southwest Alberta have inspired many artists make this region their home and gallery space. […]

Fresh produce

Cool Farmers’ Markets

Farmers’ markets in our Cool Little Towns provide more than fresh produce. They are also your opportunity to check out the works of local crafters, fill up on baked treats, […]


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