Wide open spaces to get lost in Alberta this summer
Stevie Froese, ZenSeekers
For a lot of us, the past year has been a whirlwind of social distance anxiety and confusion. Let's change that. Get lost in Alberta's wide-open, outdoor havens close to home to recharge and rejuvenate your soul.
ZenSeekers recommends following your region's advice on road trips, travel and park usage. If you're not a local, you can use these ideas as a virtual getaway until it's safe to travel - these places are worth the wait!
Medicine Hat: Approx. 3 hours southeast of Calgary
As the sun dipped below the western horizon, the cloud-streaked sky turned crimson red. To the north and south, shades of pink, purple, and orange added some extra warmth to the final glow.
Approx. 3 hours northeast of Edmonton
It’s incredible when you start to think about how many different activities involve water. Paddleboarding, kayaking or Flyboarding in the summer. Get yourself lake side and uncover a whole bunch of action that awaits.
Read on: Action Awaits Cold Lake Side
Approx. 4.5 hours north of Edmonton.
The allure of the elusive Aurora. Like a moody diva, she may or may not decide to dance for you. But out here, it’s clear and the constellations have taken their place in the sky like actors on a giant black velvet stage.
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