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David Thompson Country is located in West Central Alberta, just north of Calgary. It is comprised of the major population centre of Rocky Mountain House, in addition to the communities of Nordegg, Caroline and Clearwater County. The area boasts amazing natural and cultural history for those who dare to explore. The signature trails are within serenity’s place of comfort, a camper’s and hiker’s dream with hidden gems and spectacular scenery showcasing mother nature’s very best.

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There is plenty of spectacle to tickle your fancy when it comes to David Thompson Country but above all we always extend a warm welcome and unrivaled hospitality to all.

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  • 2017 Festival of Trees

    November 20

    A wonderful way to get into the Christmas spirit! This week long series of events has something for everyone. Come and enjoy many Christmas related activities such as pictures with the Grinch and twinkling lights as you ride through a winter wonderland.

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  • 2017 Kinsmen Parade of Lights

    November 25 @ 7:00 pm

    The Rocky Parade of Lights is a fabulous way to get into the Christmas Spirit! The twinkle of lights and laughter of children as well as adults fills the air and creates a wonderful atmosphere that makes all who attend feel warm and happy!

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  • Fur Trade Christmas

    December 9 @ 11:00 am

    What a unique way to get into the Christmas Spirit as well as enjoying our beautiful Historic Site. With many activities and events throughout the day it will surely provide fun and enjoyment for your family. A special performance by Northern Crossing at 130 as well as the Sealing of the Time Capsule are also on the agenda for the day. Be sure to visit Santa and his reindeer and don't miss seeing the SNOW WHITE CAMELS! Stew/soup and bannock at High Water House as well as real Christmas trees/arrangements will be for sale: CASH ONLY. Need more information please call 403-845-6680.

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