Category: Explore Alberta

5 Places to Kayak with Kids in and Around Edmonton

Kayaking is something that we’ve introduced to the kids from an early age, getting them on their own Lifetime Wave Kayaks at three and four, for small paddles around the beach during a road trip, tethered to us to get the balance, and the paddling experience and eventually, on their own. It’s something they love […]

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4 Waterparks Near Edmonton You’ve Got to Visit This Summer

With summer right around the corner, it’s time to get a start thinking about those adventures you’re going to have. Some of our favourite adventures are close to home, and you can reach each one of these waterparks in under ninety minutes from Edmonton. Blackfalds Abbey Centre | At under $20 to visit for the […]

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Camp with Bears and Tigers, and Camels and After-Hours Animal Experiences – at Discovery Wildlife Park

Discovery Wildlife Park is a great option for the top of your road trip list, and just an hour or so away from Edmonton, in Innisfail. New last year, they offered camping It’s a unique opportunity to spend the night and camp in the zoo, and get up close and personal with the animals. There are […]

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Discovery Canyon Gets a Brand New Look and Opens in June

Discovery Canyon is a must-do during the summer months. Close to Edmonton, in Red Deer and only 90 minutes away, it’s one of those places where you’re going to be able to spend the day, on the cheap. Pack a picnic, get in the car and head out for adventure. Discovery Canyon was closed during […]

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