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Tags: outdoor activities

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July 1, 2017

Description

Since 1981, the Alberta Recreation Survey is conducted approximately every four years. The purpose of the survey is to find out about the recreation activities of Albertans and what influences their recreation choices. The survey generally covers the following topics: recreation activities,...


Views: 51
Last Modified

June 1, 2017

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This Park Guide provides information to support trip planning, wayfinding, and on-site experiences in the new Castle parks in 2017. The guide includes information on camping and recreation in the Castle parks, personal and public safety, park regulations, and stewardship. Note that this guide is...


Views: 285
Last Modified

May 1, 2017

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Provides information about Bob Creek Wildland Provincial Park, which is located in southwest Alberta, between the Livingstone Range of the Rocky Mountain Front, the Oldman River and Highway 22. These protected wildlands surround one of Alberta’s unique ecological areas known as “The Whaleback”....


Views: 135
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August 1, 2016

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Provides information about Willmore Wilderness Park, which is located southwest of the town of Grande Cache in west-central Alberta, approximately 300 kilometres northwest of Edmonton. The north end of the park joins with Kakwa Wildland Park in British Columbia, which forms the Kakwa-Willmore...


Views: 41
Last Modified

March 1, 2016

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Provides information about William A. Switzer Provincial Park, which is located 20 kilometres northwest of Hinton on n the foothills of Alberta’s Northern Rockies. It is home to an abundance of wildlife including grizzly and black bears, wolves, cougars, foxes, moose, beavers and loon. The park...


Views: 54
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March 1, 2016

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Provides information about the Oldman Dam Provincial Recreation Area, which is located just north of the town of Pincher Creek in southwest Alberta. The guide includes a map of the park and sources of more information.


Views: 33
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May 1, 2015

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Provides information about Saskatoon Island Provincial Park, located west of Grande Prairie and east of Beaverlodge. The park is one of Alberta’s first provincial parks, dating back to 1932. It has been a federal migratory bird sanctuary since 1948, protecting critical nesting habitat for the...


Views: 27
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February 1, 2015

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Provides information about Miquelon Lake Provincial Park, which is located 65 kilometres southeast of Edmonton in the dry mixedwood subregion of the Boreal Forest Natural Region. The park is part of a network of protected areas that preserves the beauty and diversity of the Beaver Hills. The...


Views: 36
Last Modified

October 1, 2014

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Provides information about Beauvais Lake Provincial Park, located just west of Pincher Creek. Located in the montane subregion of the Rocky Mountain Natural Region, the park provides opportunities for recreation, education and enjoyment of this amazing landscape. The guide includes information on...


Views: 17
Last Modified

August 1, 2014

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Provides information about Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park. The guide includes information on park activities, a map of the park and surrounding area, and sources of more information.