Waterton is Waiting For You
One of the best travel destinations in Western Canada is Waterton National Park. You find it tucked away in the very southwest corner of Alberta, Canada and for Canadians, Waterton is perfect for a 4-day weekend.
There is such a variety of activities in Waterton you could stay for a month, or more and not hike all her trails, experience all her lakes, revel in her back county prairie and lofty mountains. wildlife watching is easy.
Waterton is waiting whether love the back-country, or you want to the fun of easy mountain walks or if you’d like to curl up with a good book on your deck with the mountain scenery around you, you will be amazed with the natural glory of Waterton and all she has to offer.
Lewis Overthrust- It Will Inspire Awe
Geologic Thrust Fault Structure
The structure was created due to the collision of tectonic plates about 170 million years ago that drove a several mile thick wedge of rock 50 mi eastwards, causing it to overlie softer Cretaceous age rock that is 400 to 500 million years younger.
Hike up Bears Hump With The Kids To Get Warmed Up…Then…
Take In a Cruise, Hike To Crandell Lake, Visit a Museum, Mountain Bike
Waterton Wildlife Festival
September 13 – 16, 2018
Waterton’s wildlife is at its best in the fall. This weekend features a variety of wildlife events. Visit watertonwildlife.com for more information.
Stroll through Waterton in the late afternoon and explore the village-the boutiques and unique local shops are delightful and filled with just what you are looking for.