Calgary's Backyard is packed with cool little towns and vast open spaces, with no shortage of things to do, shops to visit, food to eat, or adventures and memories to make.
This picturesque community that is a favourite destination for those who love our eclectic mix of contemporary creativity and traditional cowboy culture.View More
Take your senses for a stroll in Bragg Creek, a cool little town in mother nature's backyard.View More
This area just west of Highway 2 offers visitors ample fresh country air, panoramic valley and mountain views, and a great place to stay just outside the city for that true get-a-way feel!View More
A place of great beauty and stunning scenery, it’s also home to some of Alberta's first footsteps, our sustainable future, and a bunch of cool little towns!View More
This vibrant town is a gathering place for creative and spirited people, rich in quintessential experiences that only small towns with history can offer.View More
Home to Alberta’s strong ranching heritage, world-famous jerky, wide open spaces, the peaceful Highwood River and incredible Rocky Mountain views.View More
A short drive to some of the most beautiful sight-seeing and recreational areas on earth.View More
With the surrounding prairies to the east and picturesque rolling foothills to the west, Nanton offers the charm of authentic Alberta.View More
River crossings, stopping houses and one big rock have contributed to Okotoks’ unique character and fascinating history.View More
Close in proximity to Calgary, the Priddis area offers a first glimpse at the glorious vistas and quiet lifestyle that awaits just beyond.View More
Crystal clear blue skies and our gorgeous snow-capped peaks form the backdrop of this breathtaking community.View More
Unparalleled scenery and natural space, world class food and drink, eclectic artists, and a whole bunch of Western history await you in this cool little town.View More
The Foothills Trip Planner makes it easy and fun to plan the perfect tour for you or your group.
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Since its 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.
This vibrant town is a gathering place for creative and spirited people, rich in quintessential experiences that only small towns with history can offer.
Spend a full day exploring the Cool Little Towns of the Foothills
The Festival of Animated Objects in association with the Nanton Grain Elevators present "Short, Sweet Shorts" and The NeverEnding Story at Nanton grain elevators. This is a drive-in movie event. Proje..
Installation creator Michelle Atkinson points out that they have many meaningful topics to discuss at this moment in history, but that biodiversity will always be essential. She states “If I can inspi..