Welcome to the Foothills

Among the foothills of Alberta, experience awaits. Packed with cool little towns and vast open spaces, there is no shortage of things to do, places to see, shops to visit, food to eat, or adventures and memories to make.

What will you Discover? What will be your Foothills story?

Discover all that Foothills County and it's cool little towns have to offer.
Get started by choosing a category below, and save your favourite places to create your own tour!

Explore The Foothills

Create your own Experience

The Foothills Trip Planner makes it easy and fun to plan the perfect tour for you or your group.
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Top Places to Discover

Since it's official opening in 1975, Spruce Meadows has created a unique environment of good friendship, commerce, and sport. We are committed to being a leading venue for international horse sports.

Spirit Hills Winery is a true family-run local success story. Beginning in December of 2012, it is owned and operated by Ilse and Hugo Bonjean and their family.

Featured Foothills Tour

Granary Road offers over 25,000 square feet of year round market and 35 acres of interactive, educational and fun experience for all ages to enjoy.

Upcoming Events

See Grammy elected and Blues Hall of Fame artist Michael Charles perform live in Nanton!

You’ll hear the best country and rockabilly hits from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s as they pay tribute to this historical radio program!

The Misery Mountain Boys firmly assert that playfulness & ease are sacred, and we all have the right to boogie.